About Center


The International Research Center for Water, Environment and Energy was established at the end of 2009 under the umbrella of Al Balqa’ Applied University, at the city of Salt.

The establishment of the center is the result of cooperation between the university and UNESCO for Culture and Science Fund, the United Nations Special Coordinator for achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDG Achievement Fund) and an attempt from Al Balqa’ Applied University for gathering and consolidating all distinctive experiences and deployed in its various faculties.


Dr. Rakad Ayed Ta’any

Message from the Director


Praise be to Allah, Lord of the Worlds and blessings be upon the noblest of prophets and messengers and his family and companions

Welcome to IRCWEE’s website

The challenges in addressing issues pertaining to water scarcity and pollution, climate change, desertification, and bio-diversity are complex and there is a need for all concerned institutions at all levels to contribute to effectively manage the environment sustainably.

Research institutions have fundamental role for the effective management of natural resources. These institutions can provide technical and scientific information that should be the basis for policy and decision-makers. Furthermore, they may contribute to building national capacities to ensure a sustainable management of these resources..........المزيد