Engaged action research
We are a thriving research group working on the politics and governance of water and sanitation through interdisciplinary and international partnerships.
Water flows through every global development challenge. We focus on the power, resources and politics that shapes how water is distributed and governed through human societies. Our work is necessarily interdisciplinary and we work closely with the School of Civil Engineering and School of Earth and Environment
We have an active water politics, policy and governance research group including academic staff, PhD researchers and affiliated researchers and practitioners.Our core team
In partnership with the Global Water Partnership Tanzania, Ministry of Water – Tanzania and UNESCO East Africa, we held a...
CGD involved in Newcastle University-led £20 million UKRI GCRF Water Security and Sustainable Development Hub
CGD is part of the new GCRF ‘Water Hub’ project. Eighty per cent of the world’s population live in areas...