The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) is a Stockholm-based policy institute that generates knowledge and informs decision-making towards water wise policy. Founded in 1991, SIWI performs research, builds institutional capacity and provides advisory services in five thematic areas: water governance, transboundary water management, climate change and water, the water-energy-food nexus, and water economics.

SIWI organises the annual World Water Week in Stockholm and hosts theStockholm Water Prize, the Stockholm Junior Water Prize and the Stockholm Industry Water Award. SIWI also hosts several flagship programmes, including the UNDP Water Governance Facility at SIWI.

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Cooperation with APFM

The areas of cooperation are:

  • Outreach, public relations strategies, communications programmes
  • Management issues and strategic planning for the Helpdesk
  • Capacity building programmes, policy development, and long and short term advisory support