Digital Data & Tools

“In areas of poor infrastructure, Digital innovation presents an opportunity to leapfrog existing technologies and efficiently connect to the value chain. It has the potential to be a game changer”

Our Digital Data & Tools

In areas of poor infrastructure, Digital innovation presents an opportunity to leapfrog existing technologies and efficiently connect to the value chain. It has the potential to be a game changer. However to make this happen we need to make, machine learning, big data and blockchain more equitable and inclusive in relation to sustainability of water in developing regions of the world.Simon Langan - Director, Digital Innovation and Country Manager, Sri Lanka

Drought monitoring system

The South Asia Drought Monitoring System (SADMS), established in 2014, is a weekly map of drought conditions that are...

Flood risk mapping

Remotely sensed information from satellites and airborne instruments can be used for estimating the extent and dynamics of flood...

Global environmental flow information system

The interactive maps provide information related to Environmental Flows for the current condition and for the different Environmental Management...

Indus Basin Gender Profile Mapper

The basin maps on this website aim to provide an evidence base for analysis of gender disparities and new development opportunities.

Irrigated area mapping: Asia and Africa

IWMI’s mapping of irrigated areas continues on its priority continents of Asia and Africa. This product updates the previous...

Mapping drought patterns and impacts: A global perspective

This dataset provides global patterns and impacts of droughts with mapping of several drought-related characteristics – either at a...

Mobile Weather Stations

Low-cost mobile weather stations are designed to help us monitor the weather more closely. These devices could help rural...

Online Irrigation Benchmarking Services

OIBS enables non-registered users access to Benchmark indicator results, grouped by categories of irrigation system, for purposes of research.

Water Accounting+

With many countries facing increasing water scarcity, there is an urgent need to describe water resources in a standard...

Water Data Portal

The Water Data Portal is a one stop shop to access all IWMI research data. Access is provided based on...