Based on past associations of the IISWR Director as a United Nations official, and depending on the topic or issue being addressed, the IISWR will be involved with a number of regional, national and/or international partners, including:

Regional Partners

  • University Texas San Antonio (UTSA), San Antonio, Texas
  • Texas A&M University San Antonio (TAMU-SA), San Antonio, Texas
  • Meadows Center for Water and Environment, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
  • Rio Grande Research Center, Sul Ross State University, Alpine, Texas
  • Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD), Austin, Texas
  • Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ), Austin, Texas

National Partners

  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Region 6, Dallas, Texas
  • International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC), El Paso, Texas
  • US Geological Survey (USGS), Water Science Center, Austin, Texas
  • Interstate Commission on Potomac River Basin (ICPRB), Rockville Maryland

International Partners

  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Nairobi, Kenya
  • United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Perugia, Italy
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), New York
  • Global Environment Facility (GEF), Washington, D.C.
  • World Water Council, Marseille, France
  • Organization of American States (OAS), Washington, D.C.
  • Swedish Environmental Management Council, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Corazón de la Tierra, Chapala, Mexico
  • Wetlands International, South Asia, New Delhi, India
  • Indian Association of Aquatic Biologists (IAAB), Hyderabad, India
  • Shrishti Eco-Research Institute (SERI), Pune, India
  • National Hydraulic Research Institute (NAHRIM), Selangor, Malaysia
  • Mexican Institute of Water Technology (IMTA) Jiutepec, Mexico
  • Biophysics Institute, Brazil Federal University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil