About us

The FutureDAMS consortium is led by The University of Manchester’s Global Development Institute. Its senior management team includes:


  • Principal Investigator: David Hulme, Executive Director of the Global Development Institute, The University of Manchester
  • Research Director: Julien Harou, Chair of Water Engineering, The University of Manchester
  • Capacity Director: Jamie Skinner, Principal researcher, Natural Resources, International Institute for Environment & Development


Key project partners include:

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UK based:



The FutureDAMS consortium is funded by RCUK as part of the Global Challenges Research Fund.  Current core funding runs until December 2021.

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