PCRWR Profile

Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) was established in 1964 and working is a body corporate vide PCRWR Act 2007 under Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST). The management of the Council consists of the Board of Governors, the Chairman and the Executive Committee. Since its inception, PCRWR has played its role as a national research organization by undertaking and promoting research in various disciplines of water sector.

Syed Shibli Faraz

Federal Minister S&T

minister@most.gov.pk

Dr. Akhtar Nazir

Federal Secretary S&T

secretary@most.gov.pk

Dr. Muhammad Ashraf

Chairman, PCRWR, Islamabad

chairman@pcrwr.gov.pk

Major Research Areas

Water Management

Water Management

  • Crop Water Requirements
  • Water Conservation.
  • Groundwater Investigations
  • Hydrology Modeling & GIS/RS
  • Recharge of Depleted Aquifers
  • Watershed Management
  • Draining and Land Reclamation

Water Quality

Water Quality

  • Monitoring of water quality of surface, sub-surface water, sewerage and industrial effluents.
  • Development of low cost water testing and treatment/filtration technologies.
  • Development of National water quality database

Desertification Control

Desertification Control

  • Rainwater Harvesting.
  • Sand Dune Stabilization.
  • Rang-eland Management.
  • Grassland Development.
  • Saline Agriculture
  • Agroforestry in Desert

Regional Offices PCRWR

ACIAR Project
ACIAR Project
Rate List/ Tools
Rate List/ Tools
Irrigation Advisory
Irrigation Advisory
Active Tenders
Active Tenders
Available Jobs
Available Jobs
Pension Section
Pension Section
Bottled Water
Bottled Water
Latest Videos
Latest Videos
Useful Links
Useful Links

PCRWR Publications

PCRWR has published some of leading publications and Reports include:
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News & Media

Notices

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Notices

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News & Events

PCRWR is starting Diploma Courses Kamyab Jawan (Batch-2)

23.03.2021

News & Events

PCRWR is starting Diploma Courses Kamyab Jawan (Batch-2)

23.03.2021

Gallery

2021 KOICA Online Fellowship Program
Sustainable Water Resources Management…

03.08.2021 to 10.08.2021

Gallery

2021 KOICA Online Fellowship Program
Sustainable Water Resources Management…

03.08.2021 to 10.08.2021

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