International Executive Council Meeting

The International Executive Council (IEC), is the highest decision-making body of ICID. It is vested with the management of the affairs of the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage. All matters of policy that may be initiated or sponsored by any member National Committee or Office Bearer or by the Management Board comes under its purview. It may itself initiate and determine or otherwise advise and lay down any policies, decisions pertaining to the matters of strategic importance. The Council will also consider what action, if any, need be taken on the recommendations or conclusions of the studies, experiments or discussions organized by the Commission. All matters affecting the executive or administrative functions and financial liabilities of ICID must come up before the Council and its decision shall be conclusive. The Central Office of ICID shall act as an instrument for carrying into effect all decisions taken by the Council.

The Council consists of Office Bearers and one duly appointed representative from each National Committee. The appointed representatives of the National Committees and the Office Bearers attending a meeting shall constitute the membership of the Council for that meeting. IEC meetings are held annually usually before the respective year's flagship event like ICID Congress and WIF. Annual IEC meeting is always preceded by the annual meeting of various technical working group/ task teams, and meetings of various work bodies such as PCSO, PCTA, PFC, etc.

The details of the forthcoming IEC meeting are provided below:

forthcoming event(s) -

Date Details Location/Country
Dec 01, 2020 - Dec 07, 2020 71st IEC Meeting (Exact Date to be announced Shortly)
Contact : Association Nationale des Ameliorations Foncieres de l'Irrigation, du Drainage et de l'Environnement, 2, Rue Haroun Errachid, Agdal, Rabat
Email :,
Tel. : +212-5-37670320
Website :
Marrakech, Morrocco
Jul 06, 2021 - Jul 12, 2021 72nd IEC Meeting
Contact : Ms. Christine Delphin Business Administration Manager Irrigation Australia Ltd Secretariat, Irrigation Australia's Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (IACID) 11/58 Metroplex Ave.,Murarrie, QLD 4172 PO Box 13, Cannon Hill, 4170
Email :,
Fax : (07) 3517 4010
Tel. : (07) 3517 4000, (07) 3517 4002
Website :
Sydney, Australia
Sep 01, 2022 - Sep 07, 2022 73rd IEC Meeting
Contact : Chinese National Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (CNCID)
Email :,,,
Resources : Dates to be announced
Beijing, China

Past Event(s)+

Past International Executive Council (IEC) Meetings

a Member

Membership consists of National Committees who represent their...

Corporate / Institutional
Central Board of Irrigation and Power (CBIP), India
India Water Foundation, India
WAPCOS Limited, India
Ningbo Yaofeng Hydraulic Electrics Co., Ltd., China
Dayu Water-Saving Group Co. Ltd., China
Electrosteel Castings Limited, India
Institute of Hydraulics and Rural Water Management, Austria
Agriculture Growth of Rural India, India
Maharashtra Water Resources Regulatory Authority (MWRRA), India
Dubai Municipality, United Arab Emirates