The Water Law and Governance Support Platform (WLGSP) offers legal expertise and ad hoc technical support on water governance issues in transboundary basins.

We believe in empowering people and ensuring their right to safe water supply and sanitation


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The Environmental Law Centre is pleased to offer its legal expertise and answer your questions on institutional, legal and governance issues in relation to transboundary water conservation and management. Please register first in order to log in. You can then easily submit your query.

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Explicit needs require appropriate solutions which consider the specific conditions of the surrounding context (socio-economic, political, normative, institutional, geographical and environmental aspects). Such an idea informs the development of our ad hoc legal advice.


The BRIDGE project promotes dialogue and cooperation between River States in order to strengthen good water governance. Some of the resources available in this section constitute the conceptual basis of our work on the ground, some others show evidence of successful experiences.

Recent Events

February 2017IGAD Regional Training

27 - 28 February 2017

Women & Water

IUCN BRIDGE Project: How to build water cooperation across borders