Governments and NGOs of the Central Asian countries, the International Fund for saving the Aral Sea and the international donor community are constantly looking for means and ways of cooperation, which allow the people to improve their living standards in the long run. It is not an easy task to get all stakeholders to agree on common positions on how to use the water resources more effectivel and efficiently.

From May 2009 EC IFAS has been working together with the organizations of the UN system and other international organizations, international financial institutions, foreign governmental and non-governmental organizations.