Water For Development



We provide necessary ICT support to achieve optimum result in teaching research and management in thewater sub-sector.


To be a center of excellence on collection, processing, analysis, storage and dissemination of water resources data and information.


  • Collects, processes and disseminates information on water and related fields.
  • Functions as a National Reference Centre, depository of Water Resources Information generated by individuals, water agencies, government, private organizations and international agencies.
  • Run a Data Base in Water Resources Materials.
  • Publishes the Journal Index, Nigeria journals of Water Resources and Water News abstracts from Nigerian Dailies.
  • Provide reference services
  • Offers computer services to the staff and students of the Institute.
  • Development of software’s to assist in achieving the goals and objectives of the Institute.
  • Maintains all the Institute computers, remote sensing and GIS facilities.
  • Processing of water resources information into the Data Bank.
  • Runs training for both internal and external participants.
Executive Director

Dr. Emmanuel Adanu
Executive Director