- 17 Feb 2014 - 20 Feb 2014
- Sofitel Hotel Ivoire
- AfWA Congress 2014
The African Water Association (AfWA) International Congress and Exhibition is a biennial scientific and technical forum to assess status, recent advances, and experiences in water, sanitation and environment sector in Africa.
Mobilizing resources and governance of water and sanitation in Africa
The 17th AfWA Congress is a follow-up to the two recently organized congresses in March 2010 in Kampala, Uganda and February 2012 in Marrakesh, Morocco, that attracted over 1600 and 900 delegates. The attendees of AfWA Congress are policy makers, donors, academicians, researchers, utility managers, international development and cooperation agencies, students, young water professionals and NGO's. The theme of this 17th AfWA Congress and Exhibition is 'Mobilizing resources and governance of water and sanitation in Africa'.
Maarten Blokland, Associate Professor of Water Services Management at UNESCO-IHE, will lead one of the sessions at this congress.