The work of TUEWAS is governed by a Steering Group. This consists of TUEWAS Spokesperson, representatives from sectoral and regional departments from headquarters and Working Group Speakers. The day-to-day work of the network is coordinated and supported by the Secretariat which is based in Bangkok, Thailand.
Owned by the German government and with operations around the globe, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH provides services in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development. Working on behalf of other public and private sector clients both in Germany and overseas, GIZ operates in more than 130 countries and employs approximately 17, 000 staff worldwide. These include the governments of other countries, the European Union, the United Nations, the Asian Development Bank, and other development organizations.