• WMO
    AMCOW ES with WMO SG Prof Taalas, DDRA's Mary Power &DAFLD's Joseph Mukabana during a recent visit to Geneva
  • Accra2
    Group Photo of Participants at the end of the Accra M&E Workshop
  • Water and Sanitation Monitoring
    Group photo of participants at the 2017 Africa Water & Sanitation Sector Monitoring and Reporting Workshop, Accra, Ghana
  • Ministerial Panel Discussion
    High Level Ministerial Panel Discussion by the African Minister's Council on Water at the 2017 World Water Summit in Durban South Africa
  • Fetching Water
    Agnes, a pregnant woman fetching water from the only water source in Piko, Bwari – Abuja, Nigeria
  • African Diplomatic Group
    AMCOW Executive Secretary addressing a special session of the African Diplomatic Group in Abuja recently
  • Nigeria Water Resources Minister
    Nigeria's Water Resources Minister & Chair of the African Water Facility Engr Suleiman Adamu at the 6th Africa Water Week
  • Web-based African Water & Sanitation Sector Monitoring
    AMCOW President Launches the web-based African Water & Sanitation Sector Monitoring & Evaluation Framework at the 2016 World Water Week
  • Validation Meeting for Africa's Web-based M&E System
    Participants at the Validation Meeting for Africa's Web-based M&E System for the Water & Sanitation Sector, Nairobi Kenya
  • Water & Sanitation Department of the AfDB
    Water & Sanitation Department of the AfDB welcomes the AMCOW Delegation with Water
  • African Water Ministers at the Africa Focus Day
    African Water Ministers at the Africa Focus Day of the 2016 World Water Week in Stockholm
  • Immediate Past EU Ambassador to Ethiopia
    Immediate Past EU Ambassador to Ethiopia-Head of Delegation to AU, H.E Gary Quince welcomes AMCOW Executive Secretary
  • AMCOW Delegation with the symbolic WATER GESTURE
    Swedish Ambassador to Ethiopia-African Union (FR) H.E Jan Sadek welcomes AMCOW Delegation with the symbolic WATER GESTURE
  • Ethiopian Water & Energy Minister
    Ethiopian Water & Energy Minister, Hon Motuma Mekassa welcomes AMCOW Executive Secretary to Ethiopia
  • Executive Secretary and the ECOWAS President
    Executive Secretary and the ECOWAS President H.E Marcel De Souza
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Welcome to AMCOW Where Every Drop Counts

The African Ministers' Council on Water (AMCOW) was formed in 2002 in Abuja Nigeria, primarily to promote cooperation, security, social and economic development and poverty eradication among member states through the effective management of the continent’s water resources and provision of water su...

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From the Executive Secretary

I have the pleasure to introduce myself to you as the new AMCOW Executive Secretary. I commenced my duties on the 1st of September 2016. I am eager to serve the continent in spearheading the AMCOW agenda and working towards the actualisation of the Sharm el-Sheikh commitments on Water and Sanitat...

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Africa Water Sector and Sanitation Monitoring and Reporting

The Sharm el SheikhCommitments marked a step-change in the implementation and achievement of Africa Water Vision 2025 as well as MDG targets on Water and Sanitation in Africa. Sustainable Development Goal 6: Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all by 2030

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Africa Water Week

The African Water Week represents a political commitment at the highest level where governments, regional institutions, international partners, the private sector, the scientific community, civil society, and the media from all over the world, and in particular Africa, meet to discuss and collective...

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AfricaSan

AfricaSan is one of AMCOW’s path-breaker initiatives borne out of the recognition that investment in sanitation has historically been seriously neglected on our continent and that addressing Africa’s sanitation challenge involves mobilizing facts and arguments and helping agencies and governments ...

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African Water Facility

The African Water Facility (AWF) is an initiative of the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW). It is hosted and managed by the African Development Bank (AfDB). The overall purpose of the Facility is to assist African countries to mobilise and apply resources for the Water and Sanitation sect...

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