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Supporting the socio-economic development of the Ruzizi plain and promoting regional integration 24 July 2015 (In French only) La FAE a annoncé, le 23 juillet 2015, avoir approuvé un don de 1,9 million d’euros à la Communauté économique des pays des grands lacs (CEPGL), laquelle réunit le Burundi, la République démocratique du Congo (RDC)  et le Rwanda. Ce afin de soutenir son programme de développement de...
Improving drinking water and sanitation services in Kinshasa 20 July 2015 (In French only) Abidjan - La Facilité africaine de l’eau (FAE) a annoncé, le 13 juillet 2015, l’approbation d’un don de 1,9 million d’euros au gouvernement de la République démocratique du Congo (RDC), destiné à l’amélioration des services d’eau potable et d’assainissement à Kinshasa et à l’...
Saday dam providing rural population with better access to water in Djibouti 16 July 2015 (In French only) Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire – Achevé d’être construit, le barrage de Saday, à Djibouti, a fait l’objet d’une cérémonie de réception provisoire, le 18 juin 2015, en présence des représentants de la Facilité africaine de l’eau (FAE), engagée dans ce projet dans le cadre d’un projet d’...
AWF Named Project Preparation Facility of the Year by Africa Investor 09 July 2015 Cape Town, South Africa – The African Water Facility (AWF) was recognized as “Project Preparation Facility of the Year” at the Africa investor (Ai) CEO Infrastructure Developers and Investment Summit 2015, during a ceremony held in Cape Town, South Africa, on Tuesday, June 2. The award received by...
AWF suggests potential sanitation revolution around the corner at AfricaSan 4 Conference 09 July 2015 What’s the future of sanitation in Africa? The sector has been sluggish at reaching the objectives set out by the Millennium Development Goals, disappointing even the most optimistic advocates. Should all hopes go “down the drain”? Not yet, according to Ousseynou Guene, sanitation specialist for...
AWF catalyses the development of waste management businesses to improve sanitation services in Arba Minch, Ethiopia 01 July 2015 Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The African Water Facility (AWF) announced on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 that it is providing a €1.2-million grant to the Government of Ethiopia to improve sanitation and faecal waste management in Arba Minch. The project will benefit over 21,000 people who will have access to...
Improving sanitation services to raise school girl attendance in South Africa 19 February 2015 Pretoria, South Africa -The African Water Facility announced on Monday, February 16, 2015, that it is providing a €1.2-million grant to help improve school sanitation facilities in Eastern Cape Province, South Africa. Over 100,000 students will directly benefit from this project, which will also...
AWF to help tackle rising sanitation demand in the Seychelles 19 January 2015 Victoria, Seychelles – The African Water Facility (AWF) announced on January 19, 2015 that it has approved a €1.07-million grant for the development of an Integrated Comprehensive Sanitation Plan for the Seychelles. The 10-year plan will follow an integrated approach, looking at the synergies with...
AWF to help tackle food insecurity, flooding and droughts in Uganda and South Sudan 12 January 2015 The African Water Facility (AWF) announced on January 9, 2015 that it has offered a €1.97 million grant to the Nile Equatorial Lakes Subsidiary Action Program (NELSAP) to increase water availability for multiple purposes in the Nyimur region of Uganda and South Sudan. The grant will support the...
Ghana and Togo sign project agreement to bring drinking water to Lomé and Ghana’s coastal communities 09 January 2015 The governments of Ghana and Togo signed on 12 December 2014 a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the construction of an African Water Facility -supported pipeline to bring drinking water from the lower Volta River in Ghana to the city of Lomé in Togo and the Ghanaian communities along the water...

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