UNESCO Chair in Water for Ecologically Sustainable Development (969), established in 2012 at the University of Belgrade (Serbia).


Water resources management, hydro-informatics and eco-hydrology.


The specific objectives of this Chair are to:

  • carry out collaborative research with partners, develop and disseminate widely guidelines on sustainable management practices in water governance, with a special focus on gender equity;
  • design learning modules and provide training in sustainable water resource management, hydro-informatics and eco-hydrology; and,
  • set up a platform for the exchange of ideas, skills, resources and good practices, including staff and student exchanges and professional internships.

Host Institution

University of Belgrade (Serbia)

UNESCO Sector/Office responsible for the Chair/Network

Natural Sciences.

Contact: Professor Branko Kovacevic, Rector

University of Belgrade

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