45. A partnership of government agencies, public institutions, private companies, professional organisations, multilateral development agencies and others concerned with water issues.
46. A mechanism for coordinated action, adding value to the work of many other development partners.
47. A neutral platform for multi-stakeholderdialogueat global, national and locallevels that connects water resources planning and operations at different scales – transboundary, regional, basin, national and local – for coherent and sustainable action.