Addressing conflicting goals in water management: New tools for improved governance

In this webinar, partners from various projects of the BMBF funding measure GroW will share specific knowledge on products that they have developed to improve water governance in the face of conflicting goals. It is the last event of the GRoW Webinar series.

Coordinating goals and interests of different sectors and administrative levels is crucial to achieve sustainable water resources management as aimed for in the SDGs. GRoW projects investigated the causes for conflicting goals in water management and defined key factors for well-functioning water governance.

Partners from the projects TRUST, WANDEL und STEER will share their knowledge on innovative water governance frameworks and tools in the Webinar "Addressing conflicting goals in water management: New tools for improved governance" that will take place on 16 March 2022, 11:00 am to 12:30 CET.


  • Keynote: Strengthening governance and institutional structure in the South African water services sector, Neil MacLeod, Consultant to the World Bank, SA National Treasury City Support Programm & the Gates Foundation
  • Designing policy mixes for coherent water governance, Dr Hannah Kosow, ZIRIUS (Project TRUST)
  • Countering problem shifting through comprehensive environmental assessment, Anna Schomberg, University of Kassel (Project WANDEL)
  • Diagnostic Water Governance Tool, Dr Ulf Stein, Ecologic (Project STEER)

Click here to register! The Webinar will take place in English.