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Innovation Platform for Drinking Water in Sub-Saharan Africa, water companies are assessing Isle Utilities’ proposals

In the course of the work of the 77th Scientific and Technical Council of AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
, held from 17 to 21 July 2017 in Accra, Ghana, a workshop to develop a…

Rasop-Africa Program’s New Coordinator Has Taken Office

Professor Ives Magloire KENGNE is the new AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
RASOP-Africa Program Coordinator. He has succeeded Dr. Mbaye Mbéguéré. Professor KENGNE took office officially on Monday 21 August 2017 at AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
Headquarters…

AfWA organizes a Master Class in Luanda on Innovative Approaches in the Management of Faecal sludge

The African Water Association (AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
), in collaboration with the Angolan Water Society (EPAL), organised from 14 to 17 August 2017, a Master Class in the Angolan capital, Luanda. This training…

AfWA and WSUP discuss future collaboration

Representatives from Water & SanitationSanitationDefinition: A general term used to describe a battery of actions that all aim to reduce the spread of pathogens ...
for the Urban Poor (WSUP) met with the African Water Association (AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
) on August 14, 2017 at AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
’s headquarters to discuss synergy between the two…

Launch of Water Innovation Platform

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, has announced a partnership with the London-based Global Innovation Fund (GIF), Isle Utilities, and the African Water Association…

26 Project Factsheets Soon Available on the AfWA Knowledge Sharing Platform

Communicators who are members of the African Water Association (AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
) Task Force on Knowledge Management and Sharing will make available almost 30 project factsheets relating to the WASH sector. They…

Performance audit missions in 10 water testing laboratories in west africa

Financed by USAID through the AfriCap project (African Water Operators Capacity Building Project), ten water testing laboratories will be audited from July 25 and August 20, 2017 by African experts…

AfWA STC, WASH Sector Organizations Increasingly Interested

The African Water Association (AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
) Scientific and Technical Council held on July 17-21, 2017 in Accra attracted great interest from several professional organizations in the WASH sector. The Toilet Board…

AfWA has 3 new networks of professional Women in the WASH sector in Africa

The circle of African Water Association (AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
) networks of professional women in the WASH sector is expanding. AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
now has three new professional women networks. The networks of Guinea, Ghana…

Financing of sanitation projects in Africa: AfWA and the AfDB discussing future partnership

The African Development Bank (AfDB) through the African Water Facility and with the financial support of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation wants to release funds for the African Water…

AfWA publishes its first White Paper on Sanitation in Africa

AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
published its first white paper on SanitationSanitationDefinition: A general term used to describe a battery of actions that all aim to reduce the spread of pathogens ...
in Africa. Sub-Saharan Africa shows the lowest access rate to drinking water and sanitation despite considerable efforts made by African governments and…

WATER AND SANITATION IN AFRICA: Challenges and Perspectives declines during AfWA STC in Accra

Cheryl Hicks, Executive Director of TBC and David Smith, Director of WE&B On Monday, July 17, 2017 at the African Water Association’s 77th Scientific and Technical Meetings in Accra Ghana,…

AfWA STC in Accra: WATSAN Utilities discuss Climate Change priorities

David Smith and Beatriz Medina of WE&B coordinated an AfriAlliance workshop for African utility representatives on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at the 77th African Water Association’s Scientific and Technical Meetings…

AfWA and USAID Discuss Future Cooperation

Two USAID representatives – Abigail Jones, Water and SanitationSanitationDefinition: A general term used to describe a battery of actions that all aim to reduce the spread of pathogens ...
Advisor, and Melody McNeil, West Africa Environment Team Leader – met with African Water Association (AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
) staff on July 12, 2017…

SODECI Provides the African Water Association (AfWA) with new premises

It is done now! The Executive Office of the African Water Association (AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
) is now located within the building accommodating the Integrated Operations Management Center of SODECI located in Riviera…

AfWA Scientific and Technical Council meetings in Accra on July 2017: Count Down is launched!

From July 17th to 21st, 2017, the African Water Association (AfWAAfWADefinition: African Water Association...
), in collaboration with Ghana Water Company Limited, is organizing its traditional Scientific and Technical Council and Exhibition in Accra,…
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