About Us

This project is being led by IWMI in collaboration with a range international, national and state partners. The project is funded by CGIAR’s consolidated research program of CCAFS (Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security) and Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF), Japan.




About IWMI

The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is a non-profit, scientific research organization focusing on the sustainable use of water and land resources in developing countries. It is headquartered in Colombo, Sri Lanka, with regional offices across Asia and Africa. IWMI works in partnership with governments, civil society and the private sector to develop scalable agricultural water management solutions that have a real impact on poverty reduction, food security and ecosystem health. www.iwmi.org



The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) is a strategic partnership of CGIAR and Future Earth, led by the International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT). CCAFS brings together the world’s best researchers in agricultural science, development research, climate science and Earth System science, to identify and address the most important interactions, synergies and tradeoffs between climate change, agriculture and food security. ccafs.cgiar.org


About MAFF

The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF), Japan comprehensively undertakes administration related to agricultural, forestry and fisheries products, covering from production to consumption and also to rural development and promotion of the welfare of rural inhabitants with a view to achieving stable supply of food, sound development of the agriculture, forestry and fisheries industries and upgrading of the welfare of rural inhabitants. www.maff.go.jp/e/index.html


For more information, contact

Dr Giriraj Amarnath, Project Leader and Senior Researcher, Email: a.giriraj [at] cgiar.org , Tel: +91 8553863863

Nitasha Nair, Senior Communication Officer, n.nair [at] cgiar.org


IWMI New Delhi Office, India

2nd Floor, CG Block C, NASC Complex DPS Marg, Pusa, Opp Todapur, New Delhi 110 012, India
Tel: +91 11 25843536, 25840812, 65976151

Fax: +91 11 25840811


IWMI HQ, Sri Lanka

P. O. Box 2075, Colombo, Sri Lanka.
127, Sunil Mawatha, Pelawatte, Battaramulla, Sri Lanka
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2075, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Telephone: +94-11 2880000, 2784080, Fax: +94-11 2786854

Email: iwmi [at] cgiar.org; Web: www.iwmi.org

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