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UN Transboundary Water Assessment Programme Launched

A new UN programme to assess the status of transboundary water systems

UNESCO’s International Hydrological Programme and the UN World Water Assessment Programme have launched the Trans-boundary Water Assessment Programme to conduct a global assessment of the status of transboundary water systems.

The programme will develop methods to assess transboundary groundwater, transboundary lakes/reservoirs, transboundary river basins, large marine ecosystems, and open ocean areas.

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