The Gujarat State Watershed Management Agency(GSWMA)has been formed to serve as a State Level Nodal Agency(SLNA)to undertake Integrated Watershed Management Programme in the state.
GSWMA is registered under the Societies Registration Act,1860 on 20.7.2007, as per G.R No. GVK/GSWMA/01/07/SFS-42/KH.2 dated 12.07.2007 issued by Government of Gujarat.
GSWMA is a Non-Profit making organization managed by the Board of Governors which consists of Principal Secretary,Rural Development as the Chairperson along with senior officers from Government of Gujarat.
The officials who run GSWMA are: the CEO,a team of professional experts of different subjects like Finance,MIS,Capacity Building,Monitoring and Evaluation,Scientific Planning,etc,and other Administrative Staff.
GSWMA is located at state capital Gandhinagar in Dr. Jivraj Mehta Bhawan.To carry out the IWMP at the district level,District Watershed Development Units(DWDUs)have been formed.