Cerebrating 50 Years of UNESCO-IHP

Cerebrating 50 Years of UNESCO-IHP


The UNESCO International Hydrological Programme (IHP) proudly celebrates its 50th anniversary, marking half a century of dedicated efforts towards water research, education, and sustainable management. Since its inception in 1974, the IHP has been at the forefront of addressing global water challenges, fostering international cooperation, and promoting scientific advancements in hydrology.

Over the past five decades, the programme has significantly contributed to improving water security, enhancing capacity-building, and supporting member states in implementing effective water policies. This milestone anniversary not only commemorates the achievements and impact of the IHP but also reaffirms its ongoing commitment to ensuring a water-secure world for future generations through continued innovation, collaboration, and advocacy for sustainable water management practices.


Posted on June 4, 2024, 2:02 a.m., modified July 20, 2024, 9:22 a.m.