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NATIONAL WATER COMMISSION (CONAGUA)

Water in Mexico is considered a national asset. Water administration corresponds to the President of Mexico, who delegates it to the National Water Commission. The National Water Commission (CONAGUA) is an administrative, normative, technical, consultative and decentralized agency of the Ministry of the Environment and Natural Resources (SEMARNAT). CONAGUA’s tasks:

  a)  Administration of the National Waters

  b)  Management and control of the hydrologic system

 c)  Promotion of social development

 Mission of the National Water Commission, Mexico

To manage and preserve national waters and their inherent goods in order to achieve sustainable use, with joint responsibility of the three tiers of government (federal, state, and municipal) and society as a whole.

Vision of the National Water Commission, Mexico

To be an authority in technical terms and also to promote the participation of society and the three tiers of government in the integrated management of water resources and their inherent public goods.

Vision of the Water Sector

We wish to be a nation that has sufficient water in both quantity and quality, acknowledges its strategic value, utilizes it efficiently, and protects its water bodies, so as to guarantee sustainable development and preserve the environment.

Publications

National Water Program 2007-2012

Statistics on water in Mexico. 2008 Edition

National Water Program 2007-2012

National Water Program 2007-2012 Water Translation Guide 2008 National Water Program 2007-2012

Statistics on water in Mexico. 2008

Statistics on Water in Mexico. 2010

Water Translation Guide 2010

Statistics on Water in Mexico. Statistics on Water in Mexico Water Translation Guide 2010

International Activities Update
november 2010

Presentation of strategic projects
(July 2014)

2030 Water Agenda

International Activities Update november 2010. Strategic Projects. 2030 Water Agenda

Financing Water Resources Management in Mexico

2010 end-of-year summary

Activities for World Water Day 2011

Financing Water Resources Management in Mexico Financing Water Resources Management in Mexico Activities for World Water Day 2011