Korea Water Resources Association
(KWRA) is a non-profit organization with more than 2,000
members from practicing hydro engineers as well as
academians in Korea.
KWRA was founded in 1967 to contribute to
the academic developments and public welfares regarding
the earth waters. Its mission is to explore various
countermeasures for a sustainable balance between
structural and non-structural approaches toward the
efficient water resources managements in Korea.
Interested areas of KWRA include the
securement of abundant water resources to mitigate water
scarcity, the implementation of comprehensive measures
for water management and the restoration of aquatic
KWRA expects to address various approaches
and methods used for the prediction and management of
water resources, to exchange advanced experiences in the
areas of integrated watershed managements and to share
new innovative developments for the scientific
managements of water resources.
As a member of World Water Council and IHP
(International Hydrological Programme) of UN, KWRA is
trying to foster rapid buildups of water engineering
technologies in close cooperations with other countries.
The united efforts will take the lead in the
technological developments of water resources.
To meet the needs both at home and abroad,
KWRA is promoting the scientific knowledges of the
processes of water cycles and flows on the earth and
leading the government policy-making for the progress of
water resources technologies to contribute to the
Thank you very much.