Institute for Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH)

Hamilton , Canada

  • The United Nations University Institute on Water, Environment and Health (UNU-INWEH) acts as the “UN Think Tank on Water” contributing to the resolution of the global water challenges through knowledge syntheses, cutting-edge targeted policy relevant research, application of on-the-ground science-backed scalable solutions to water issues, and  public outreach. It conceives, develops, and manages water initiatives that help developing countries build their capacity for improvements in human and ecosystem health, increased resilience to climate and water-related shocks, overall reduction in poverty and increased national security. Its vision is to create a world free of water problems.


  • 204 – 175 Longwood Road South
    Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA
    L8P 0A1