One of the major functions of the Commission relates to the collection, evaluation and dissemination of all data and information on the Zambezi Watercourse in order to facilitate the implementation of the ZAMCOM Agreement.
To that end then, the Zambezi Water Resources Information System (ZAMWIS) has been established in order to inform decision making and planning processes in the Zambezi Basin for the benefit of cooperative human and economic development.
The ZAMWIS is an interactive, web-based data and information system based on contemporary and historical spatial data, hydrological time series, earth observation information; knowledge products and other related information. The system is operational and enables Riparian States to routinely share data and in formation in the spirit of basin-wide cooperation. A basin-wide Decision Support System (DSS) is under development and will be added to the system in due course. The DSS will support planning, operations, management and monitoring –related functions. Read More