AQUASEC is a virtual “umbrella center” that groups projects, people and institutions from all over the world to study water security in the (Arid) Americas.

AQUASEC Center of Excellence for Water Security maintains three objectives:

promote water security

through adoption and innovation with adaptive management

develop science-policy networks

for global-change adaptation in interdisciplinary and cross-regional contexts

create research-based knowledge

to address uncertainty under evolving water security challenges