One of the initiatives undertaken by UNESCO-CWR is to strengthen the relationship and collaborations of the networks at the local, regional and international levels in order to promote experience exchange and transfer of technology among the different organizations. Such a network includes but not limited to:
Nile Basin Initiatives (NBI) in the field of (Applied Training and Research Studies)
Friend/Nile Project Network
Nile Basin Capacity Building Network for River Engineering (NBCBN-RE) Programme.
Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research (CGIAR)
International Network for Capacity Building in IWRM.
Wadi Hydrology Network in Arab Region (WHN)
Arab Network for Water Researchers
International Water Management Institute (IWMI)
In addition UNESCO-CWR has a good relation and joined research efforts and training activities with many international and regional organizations, e.g. UNECEF, FAO, Arab Water Council, Arab Water Academy, UNDP, IFAD and etc.