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Global Affair Canada: The Director general for Pan-African Affairs meets with African Water Facility in Abidjan 02 May 2022 The African Water Facility and Water and Sanitation Department Director, Osward Chanda met, on April 27 in Abidjan, with Global Affairs Canada’s Director General for Pan-African Affairs, Tarik Khan to discuss strategic areas of support to the Africa Water Facility from Canada which has been a long...
The AWF instigates a mechanism for permanent exchanges with its donors. 27 April 2022 The African Water Facility (AWF) held a consultation meeting, on 25 April 2022, with its current and prospective Donors to discuss closer engagement and more regular consultation meetings. The AWF representatives and donors agreed on instituting informal technical meetings twice a year where...
The Bank proposes to host the Africa Urban Sanitation Investment Fund 25 April 2022 The Director of African Development Bank's Water and Sanitation Development Department, Osward Chanda expressed the Bank's desire to host the Africa Urban Sanitation Investment Fund, currently under development. Chanda said, on April 20, so during an outreach meeting of potential host institutions...
Do you have a water or sanitation project in Africa for which you are seeking funding? Check if your proposal meets these eligibility criteria of the African Water Facility 19 April 2022 The African Water Facility (AWF) is open to receiving water or sanitation project proposals and applications for possible funding from all African Regional Member Countries (RMCs), Regional Organizations, River Basin Organizations, civil society organizations, multilateral institutions and partners...
La Facilité africaine de l’eau reste ouverte aux demandes de financement de projets 13 April 2022 Avez-vous un projet pour lequel vous cherchez le financement ? La facilité africaine de l’eau (FAE) reste ouverte à recevoir des propositions de projets innovants dans les domaines de l’eau et de l’assainissement. Les projets, qui pourraient bénéficier d’un financement en 2023 en fonction de leur...
How Sokode Became a benchmark City for sanitation in Togo 11 April 2022 « It was two in the morning one night when I needed to go and relieve myself. But the public latrines were a long way from my home," recalls Zalia Zoukoufoulou, who lives in Sokodé, the second-largest city in Togo, located 350 kilometres north. Zalia's anecdote revealed how hard it is for large...
The World Water Day: The Africa Water Facility promotes approaches to sustainably manage groundwater resources 22 March 2022 As we celebrate the World Water Day on 22nd March 2022, we need to recognize that groundwater plays a key role in sustaining water supplies and livelihoods in Africa. Availability of Groundwater is widespread, generally of good quality and has fundamental ability to cushion incidents of prolonged...
Program: African Development Bank, a top-tier partner at 9th World Water Forum 21 March 2022 What: 9th World Water Forum Who: African Development Bank and African Ministers’ Council On Water When: 21 - 26 March 2022 Where: Diamniadio, Dakar, Senegal                           The African Development Bank will be a lead partner of the 9th World Water Forum, to be held from 21-26 March 2022...
The African Water Facility’s new coordinator to announce key findings from State of Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Report at World Water Forum 19 March 2022 The African Development Bank’s new coordinator for its African Water Facility, Mtchera Johannes Chirwa, will deliver key findings of a rural water supply and sanitation report at the World Water Forum to be held in Dakar from 21-26 March 2022. At the Forum, Chirwa will co-lead a discussion of the...
The African Water Facility launches investment case to raise €62.15 million ($70.64 million) by end of 2023 to fund revised strategy targeting improved rural and urban community quality of life 09 March 2022 Abidjan, 9 March 2022 –The African Water Facility announced a new investment case to mobilize resources to finance its revised strategy for 2017-2025. Based on an updated vision, the African Water Facility is set to improve the quality of life for rural and urban communities in Africa by 2025. The...

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