The Kyoto World Water Grand Prize Committee is made up of:
- 2 Representatives from the City of Kyoto
- 2 Representatives from the World Water Council
- 2 Representatives from the Secretariat of the 5th World Water Forum.
The Prize Committee is responsible for the global organisation of the Prize and for the selection of the finalists that will be invited to attend the 5th World Water Forum in Istanbul in March 2009.
International Panel of Judges
This Prize Committee joined with six international water experts to form the International Panel of Judges that determined a winner.