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GB Chair's Statement

H.E. Reza Ardakanian,
Minister of Energy, I.R.Iran

“I believe that RCUWM with its active Governing Board Member States and Organizations could open a new horizon for precisely addressing regional water challenges at the highest level, leading us to more sustainable water governance.”

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About Us

The Regional Centre on Urban Water Management (RCUWM-Tehran) under the auspices of UNESCO

RCUWM has been established under the auspices of UNESCO since 2002 in Tehran-Iran in order to achieve goals of scientific research, technology transfer and capacity building in the region

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Governing Board (GB)

RCUWM-Tehran Governing Board is the highest constituent for decision making

Governing Board members of RCUWM are water-related Ministers from different countries as well as representatives of Director General of UNESCO and other international organizations

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Approved by UNESCO from 2018 to 2023

The agreement between the Government of Iran and UNESCO has been renewed, signed and exchanged for the third period of activities of RCUWM as for 2018-2023

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Gridded Precipitation Dataset

Gridded satellite-based precipitation dataset

The Center for Hydrometeorology and Remote Sensing (CHRS) provides one of the most popular applicable satellite-based precipitation estimation globally (PERSIANN). The data are applicable to improve hydrologic prediction, …

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Contact Us

Info@rcuwm.org.ir, +98 (21) 22911027-8

1st Floor, No 1, Shahrsaz St., Kargozar St., Dastgerdi  Ave, Modares Hwy, Tehran 1919839713, IRAN

Info@rcuwm.org.ir,  +98 (21) 22911027

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RCUWM Functions and Three Main Activity Areas

  • Joint scientific research on water issues in the Region

  • Sharing information and technology transfer

  • Documenting best practices and learned lessons  

  • Conducting training courses and technical workshops

  • Utilizing information and communication technology

  • Technical consulting and advisory services

  • Publishing books and producing multimedia

Contact Info

1st Floor, No 1, Shahrsaz St., Kargozar St., Dastgerdi (Zafar) Ave., Modaress Highway, Tehran, Iran

Phone: +98 (21) 22911027-8

Fax: +98 (21) 22911028

Web: www.rcuwm.ir

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