Eighth international conference in Khartoum (Sudan) in December 1994. The conference, entitled, Water in the Islamic World: An Imminent Crisis, was held under the patronage of the President of Sudan.
The conference aimed to assess the water security situation in the Islamic world and to develop innovative proposals for future activities in water resources management.
The conference was conceived as a joint activity between the Academy, and the National Centre for Research, Sudan. It was co-sponsored by Ministry of Education and Scientific Research, Sudan; the Islamic Development Bank (IDB); COMSTECH, UNESCO, ISESCO, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Bank.