This website is controlled and maintained by GWPO which is established as an intergovernmental organisation in Stockholm, Sweden.

GWPO is committed to protecting your privacy and the data that we collect and process on our website. The website includes a number of services which require that you register or submit any information. All data you submit will be collected and used by the GWPO strictly in accordance with this privacy statement.

To improve your experience of the website it uses cookies and GWPO collects standard log files on its server. These functions are however not used to collect personal data or track individual visitors. 

GWPO collects and uses the data that you submit for the purpose of:

  • providing you and/or your organisation with information about GWPO
  • administration of the users of this website
  • management of any other services offered through the webiste
  • statistical purposes in order to improve this website and our services

 If GWPO wishes to use your personal data for any purpose other than indicated in this privacy statement we will only do so after your consent to the use of your personal information for these other purposes. GWPO does not collect any data about you from other sources such as public records or bodies or private organisations.

In order to provide you and/or your organisation with the services offered by GWPO, the data you submit, including personal data, may be processed in any country in which GWPO operates. This includes countries which may not have been assessed as having an adequate level of protection for personal data. The data you submit is however only processed within the GWPO and will not be shared with third parties without explicit consent, unless required by law. GWPO may however contact you on behalf of external associates with particular information which may be of interest to you and/or your organisation.

GWPO has implemented security policies and technical measures to protect your personal data from unauthorised access, improper use or disclosure, and unauthorised modification. Across the IWRM Action Hub a set of database encryption methods is applied along with application-level user access control.  Though GWPO will take all reasonable measures to protect your privacy, absolute security cannot be guaranteed. GWPO assumes no liability for disclosure of information due to causes beyond our reasonable control. The individuals authorised by GWPO to access your data are obliged to respect the confidentiality of your personal data.

GWPO may amend this privacy statement. Your use of this website is governed by the statement as currently posted on the GWPO website. If any significant change in the way we use personal data is made, GWPO will send notice to your primary e-mail address if we have such information.

If you have an enquiry or concern about the administration of your data, or any queries about our privacy statement, please contact us at GWP[@]


21 March 2022