Objectives

  • To encourage and promote interest in water sciences and strengthen scientific ties among water professionals in the GCC countries.
  • To encourage scientific research, training programs, and the development of local capabilities in the different fields of water sciences and technology.
  • To act to conserve water and participate in water awareness campaigns leading to optimum utilization of water.
  • To advise and conduct necessary studies in the field of water use efficiency.
  • To cooperate with universities and research centers in the different fields of water sciences and technology.
  • To provide studies, information, and statistics related to water in the GCC Countries and to publish such through the different information and publicity channels.
  • To exchange information and expertise between water professionals in the GCC Countries and the World.
  • To participate with interested parties in establishing and developing the most acceptable specifications and standard to serve water projects in the GCC Countries.
  • To act to save groundwater and surface water from depletion and pollution.
  • To encourage usage of scientific means in developing water resources in the GCC Countries, such as desalination and wastewater treatment and reuse for agricultural and industrial purposes.