Join our water network
The complexity of our water challenges makes knowledge exchange, learning from experiences and working together on solutions essential. By joining forces we can achieve a more sustainable, inclusive and liveable world. The Dutch water sector is an experienced, knowledge-intensive and innovative network, open to collaboration. Here is how you can connect with us.
Netherlands Embassies Worldwide
If you like doing business with the Netherlands on water related challenges, you might want to contact the local Netherlands Embassy. Governments that seek assistance in water related challenges are also invited to contact the local embassy, consulate or trade office.
Netherlands Water Partnership
The Netherlands Water Partnership (NWP) is a strong network of Dutch water organisations, working worldwide on co-creating future-proof solutions and catalysing global water impact. NWP is a point of call for anyone who wants to get in touch with the Dutch water sector.
Connect with the Dutch water sector
Want to connect with Dutch water professionals? Visit the Netherlands Pavilion at international events. Or meet us during virtual sessions and workshops at international conferences around the globe.
Young Experts Programme
Are you a young expert and do you want to gain international work experience in the water and agrofood sector? YEP Programmes offers young Dutch and local experts the opportunity to take their first steps in an international environment.
Dutch Resilience Hub
The Dutch Resilience Hub brings together International and Dutch resilience builders that contribute to building resilience in cities, coastal communities, rural areas, and more.
Water Technology Expertise
Technology is fundamental in addressing issues such as the reuse of wastewater and adding value to the water cycle to make it more sustainable. Team up with the Dutch network organisations for Water Technology to exchange knowledge, expertise and experiences.
Call for support or expert advice
Foreign countries who are in need of expert advice on water related issues can submit a request for the support of the Dutch Government's Dutch Risk Reduction Team (DRR-Team).
International humanitarian organisations looking for Dutch water expertise during water related emergency situations can contact the DSS water facility of the Dutch Government to ask for support.
Special Envoy for Water
Connecting international challenges and opportunities to the Netherlands’ unique know-how, expertise and experience in water management. That is the role of the Special Envoy for Water, appointed by the Dutch government.