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Below a list of established UNESCO Chairs and UNITWIN Networks (marked in bold)in the field of Water resources, by country.


Chaire UNESCO "Eau, femmes et développement" (753), établie en 2006 ŕ l’Université fédérale d'Ouro Preto-UFOP,Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais (Brésil) Available in French.

UNESCO Chair in Sustainable Water Management (710) established in 2005, at Hohai University (China)

UNESCO Chair "Eau, Femmes et pouvoir de décisions"(705), established in 2006 at Centre Ivoirien de Recherche Economique et Sociale (CIRES), Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire).

UNITWIN Mediterranean Network UNESCO-UNU-City of Cannes Chairs on water ressources, sustainable development and peace : participation of the universities, cities and economic stakeholders (352), established in 1999 at the University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis (France)

UNESCO Chair/ International Network of Water-Environment Centres for the Balkans on "Sustainable Management of Water and Conflict Resolution" (618), established in 2003 at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece)

UNESCO Chair on Water Resources Sustainability (681), established in 2005 at the University of San Carlos de Guatemala (Guatemala)

UNESCO Chair in Hydrogeology (693), established in 2003 at Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE)(Hungary)

UNESCO-EOLSS Chair in Wadi Hydrology (416), established in 1999 at the University of Jordan (Jordan)

UNESCO Chair in Water in Desert and Arid Zones (526), established in 2001, at Al-Fateh University (Libyan Arab Jamahiriya)

UNESCO Chair in water in the knowledge society (814), established in 2008 at the Instituto Mexicano de Technología des Agua (Mexico)

UNESCO Chair in Sustainable Groundwater Management (783), established in 2007 at the University of Tsukuba, Ibaraki (Japan) and the Institute of Geo-ecology, Mongolian Academy of Sciences, Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia)

UNESCO interdisciplinary Chair in Sustainable Water Resources Management (355), established in 1998 at the Hassania School of Public Works (Morocco)

UNESCO Chair "Water, Women and Decision-making", (706),established in 2006 at the University Al Akhawayn, Ifrane (Morocco).

UNESCO Chair in water management (805), established in 2008 at the University of Bangui(Central African Republic). Available in French.

UNESCO Chair on Ecologically Safe Development of Large Regions: Volga Basin (191), established in 1997 at Nizhni Novgorod State Academy of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Russian Federation)

UNESCO Chair in Water resources (533), established in 2001 at Irkutsk State University (Russian Federation)

UNESCO Chair in Geohydrology (426), established in 1999 at the University of the Western Cape (South Africa)

UNESCO Chair in Water Resources (246), established in 1994 at Omdurman Islamic University (Sudan)

UNESCO Chair in Environment and Water Resources (634), established in 2003 at Ajman University of Science and Technology (United Arab Emirates)

UNESCO Chair in Sustainable Rivers (808), established in 2008 at the University of Washington (United States of America)

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