Empowering regional civil society organisation networks to    take an active role in Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) in the Southerm Mediterranean Region

water-90781_640ENTIRE is a two year programme funded by the European Union’s Non-State and Authorities programme. The main objective is to strengthen the role of civil society organisations in reforms, democratic changes and sustainable development of the water sector in the Southern Mediterranean region (SMR).

 The Collective Leadership Institute (CLI), the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA), the Arab Network for Environment and Development (RAED), and the German Water Partnership (GWP) are equal partners of ENTIRE.

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تعزيز قدرات جمعيات المجتمع المدني في التحاور في الإدارة المتكاملة لمصادر المياه في منطقة جنوب البحر المتوسط       “ENTIRE هو مشروع ممول من الاتحاد الاوروبي لمدة عامين يهدف بشكل اساسي الى بناء قدرات مؤسسات المجتمع المدني لتكون قادره على اخذ دور فاعل في مواضيع الادارة المتكامله لمصادر المياه في دول جنوب البحر المتوسط، تحديدا في الجزائر، مصر، المغرب، تونس، الاردن، فلسطين (الضفه الغربيه و غزه)، سوريا و لبنان. يقوم بتنفيذ هذا المشروع أئتلاف يضم اربعة جهات اساسيه هي:معهد القياده الجماعيه (CLI)/ المانيا، الشراكه الالمانيه للمياه (GWP) / المانيا، اضافة الى الجمعيه العربيه لمرافق المياه (ACWUA) و الشبكه لعربيه للبيئه و التنميه (RAED)

Currently, several countries of the SMR are undertaking water governance reforms. The ENTIRE-project works with organisations based in Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, West Bank, the Gaza Strip, Syria and Tunisia.New management practices, identification of new roles, responsibilities and priorities towards Integrated Water Management (IWRM) are the most important challenges of the reforms.  A strong emphasis is put on gender-balanced and poverty-oriented aspects of water management.

ENTIRE’s goal is to develop, implement and institutionalize mechanisms to successfully involve stakeholders. It is the aim to support the SMR-countries in the development of integrated water governance reforms under participation of all key stakeholders.

Goals of the ENTIRE-project:

  1. Enhance the partner’s institutional capacity as a coordinating-association in the water sector
  2. Improve multi-stakeholder dialogues on IWRM in the Southern Mediterranean Region
  3. Promote best practice exchanges on IWRM for collaborating institutions and relevant key actors
  4. Enable CSO-networks to implement and monitor stakeholder dialogue processes and adopt training modules into their capacity building portfolio
  5. Establish a web-based support platform on stakeholder dialogues for a broad audience and continous learning

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