The International Center on Small Hydro Power (ICSHP), under the auspices of UNIDO, is coordinating the upcoming publication of the WSHPDR.
The second edition will build upon the first report with updated data, in-depth policy and investment analysis, and the provision of case studies. The aim of the report is to provide a global overview of the status of SHP and thereby inform practitioners, policy- and decision-makers, and investors with reliable knowledge and data to accelerate SHP development worldwide.
The Editorial Board welcome experts and professionals from UN system, NGO, Governmental and Intergovernmental Organizations, Enterprises, Communities to contribute to the report preparation, in kind of country reports and case studies.
Country reports on the status of SHP development, relevant policies and future trends will be authored and peer reviewed by experts. Interested parties who wish to contribute as authors may email the WSHPDR Secretariat <;email@example.com>; before 20 March 2015 for more information.
Case studies will feature innovative SHP projects that address the social and economic needs of local communities. Focus areas include:
• SHP for community development
• South-South cooperation in developing SHP
• Innovative SHP technologies
• Green SHP
• Financing SHP
To provide a case study please email the Secretariat for further details. Submissions will be accepted through 27 March 2015.