This project was one of the outcomes of the strategic partnership-setting meeting between the Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources (MoIWR) and the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) Sudan..

Africa to Asia and Back Again

Testing Adaptation in Flood-Based Farming Systems

Assessment of the impacts of the GERD

on the downstream hydrology and water resources


The Hydraulic Research Center (HRC - Sudan) is the research arm of the Ministry of Water Resources and Electricity, Sudan.

It is located in Wad Medani, Gezira State. It was established by the technical assistance of the UNDP program in 1976 - 1986 to support the development of the water sector in Sudan, with the main mission as “to support decision making of water resources management in Sudan through solution-oriented research”.