International Water Management Institute (IWMI) is one of 15 international research centers supported by the network of 60 governments, private foundations and international organizations collectively known as the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR). IWMI has a staff of about 350 and offices in 10 countries across Asia and Africa. IWMI is an institute which aims to improve water and land resources management for food, livelihoods and nature.
Research themes include:
basin water management
land, water and livelihoods
agriculture, water and cities
water management and environment
IWMI's resources and tools include:
global irrigated and rainfed areas mapping
online irrigation benchmarking service
integrated data and information system
remote sensing data starehouse
tsunami satellite data
drought information center
water and climate Atlas
The website provides more details about the organization's tools and resources, the associated programes and list of publications.