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Workbody meetingICID through the voluntary efforts of more than 300 experts across the world  drawn from various National Committees (NCs), organized under its workbodies: Committees, Working Groups, Task Forces – have been sharing experiences across geographical, climatological, economic and social spectrum; developing various technical papers, guidelines and manuals based on their expertise on various aspects of irrigation, drainage, and flood management.




Administrative Committees


Permanent Committee on Strategy and Organization (PCSO)



Permanent Committee for Technical Activities (PCTA)


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Strategy Theme: Basin


  1. Working Group on Environment (WG-ENV)
  2. Working Group on Sustainable Development of Tidal Areas (WG-SDTA)
  3. Working Group on Managing Water Scarcity under Conflicting Demands (WG-MWSCD)
  4. Working Group on Climate Change and Agricultural Water Management (WG-CLIMATE)
  5. Working Group on Adaptive Flood Management (WG-AFM)
  6. Working Group on Irrigation and Drainage in the States under Socio-Economic Transformation (WG-IDSST

Strategy Theme: Schemes


  1. Working Group on Institutional and Organizational Aspects of Irrigation / Drainage System Management (WG-IOA)
  2. Working Group on Sustainable Drainage (WG-SDRG)
  3. Working Group on Modernization and Revitalisation of Irrigation Schemes (WG-M&R)
  4. Working Group on Irrigation Development and Management (WG-IDM) 
  5. Working Group on Water Saving in Irrigated Areas (WG-WATS)
  6. Working Group on Rain Water Harvesting (WG-RWH)

Strategy Theme: On-Farm


  1. Working Group on Sustainable On-Farm Irrigation System Development (WG-SON-FARM)
  2. Working Group on Water and Crops (WG-WATER & CROP)
  3. Working Group on Use of Non-Conventional Water Resources for Irrigation (WG-NCWRI)

Strategy Theme: Knowledge

  1. ICID Journal Editorial Board (EB-JOUR)
  2. Working Group on History of Irrigation, Drainage and Flood Control (WG-HIST)
  3. Task Force to Guide ICID Inputs to World Water Forum 9 (TF-WWF9)
  4. Working Group on Value Engineering (WG-VE)
  5. TF for Updation and Maintenance of Multilingual Technical Dictionary (TF-MTD)
  6. Working Group on Capacity Development, Training and Education (WG-CDTE)


Permanent Finance Committee (PFC)





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