UNU Institute for Water, Environment and Health
(1996; Hamilton, Ontario; inweh.unu.edu)

The Institute envisions to “create a world free of water problems where sustainable human development and environmental health and security are assured for all”. They aim  to “help resolve pressing water challenges through knowledge-based synthesis of existing bodies of scientific discovery; cutting-edge targeted research that identifies emerging policy issues; application of on-the-ground scalable solutions based on credible research; and, relevant and targeted public outreach.”


Leadership: Vladimir Smakhtin (Director)