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 “Excellence in Water Harvesting Research and Capacity Development”

The RCWH’s vision reflects its core business and celebrates its unique role, acknowledging its position as the principal Center for Research and Capacity Building in Water Harvesting in East Africa and Arab Countries. The vision highlights the need to harness RCWH capabilities to ensure that it becomes an institution known for its excellence among its counterpart institutions in the region.



“The UNESCO Category II Regional Centre for Capacity Development and Research in Water Harvesting is a premier center that coordinates and conducts research individually or jointly with partners, develops human capital and fosters innovation to support and develop the water harvesting sector including social impact and environmental aspect.