Joint Institute for Freshwater Management
NIWA and the University of Waikato have established Te Waiora, the Joint Institute for Freshwater Management, to use their combined research capabilities and facilities for world-class research and management outcomes and post graduate education.
Better management of complex freshwater processes through an interdisciplinary approach.
Te Waiora aims to foster and bring together the interdisciplinary capability of the University of Waikato and NIWA, with the knowledge and real-world experience of iwi and stakeholder partners.
Te Waiora undertakes research across a wide range of disciplines relevant to freshwater management to lift the quality of freshwater decision making and outcomes within New Zealand and internationally.