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The AMCOW Executive Committee
The Executive Committee comprises the President of the Council and 15 other members—three members elected from each of the five sub-regions of Africa on a rotational basis. The members are selected by the sub-regions.
The Committee performs the following functions:

  • To deliberate on the decisions and recommendations of the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) and forward required decisions and issues for the deliberations of the Governing Council
  • To ensure that decisions of the Council are implemented
  • To endorse the programs and budgets for the approval of the Council
  • To decide on arrangements for the sessions of the Council, and
  • To decide on strategic directions of the constituent organs of AMCOW.

AMCOW President

S.E.M. Ahmadou Mansour FAYE, Minister for Water Resources and Sanitation, Senegal / AMCOW President, 2014 – 2016

AMCOW Vice Presidents

Central Africa: Hon. Desire GUEDON, Ministre de l'Energie et des Ressources Hydrauliques, Gabon/AMCOW Vice President

East Africa: Hon. Mutaaz Musa Abdalla Salim, Minister of Water Resources and Electricity, Sudan / AMCOW Vice President

North Africa: Hon Hocine NECIB, Minister of Water Resources, Algeria / AMCOW Vice President

South Africa: Hon. Saviour. Kasukuwere, Minister of Environment, Water and Climate, Zimbabwe / AMCOW Vice President

West Africa: S.E.Mme Mamounata Belem Ouedraogo, Ministre de l'Eau, des Aménagements Hydrauliques et de l'Assainissement, Burkina Faso AMCOW Vice President

AMCOW EXCO Members

Central Africa Region: Hon. Desire GUEDON, Ministre des Mines, de l'Energie et de l'Hydraulique, Gabon, Hon. Henri Ossebi, Ministre de l'Energie et de l'Hydraulique, Congo, and Hon. Jean Claude NDUWAYO, Ministere de l'Eau, de l'Environnement, de l'Amenagement du territoire et de l'Urbanisme, Burundi

East Africa Region: Hon. Mutaaz Musa Abdalla Salim, Minister of Water Resources and Electricity, Sudan,

North Africa Region: Hon Hocine NECIB, Eng, Alhadi Henshir, Minister of Water Resources, Algeria, Ministry of Water Resources & Chairman/ General Water Authority, Libya, Mr. Mohamed Salem Ould Bechir, Ministre de l'Hydraulique et de l'Assainissement, Mauritania

South Africa Region: Hon. Saviour. Kasukuwere, Minister of Environment, Water and Climate, Zimbabwe, Hon. Mrs. Anita Kalinde M.P, Minister of Irrigation and Water Development, Malawi, and Hon. Mr. Cadmiel Mutemba, Minister of Public Works and Housing, Mozambique

West Africa Region: S.E.M. Ahmadou Mansour FAYE, Minister for Water Resources and Sanitation, Senegal, S.E.Mme Mamounata Belem Ouedraogo, Ministre de l'Eau, des Aménagements Hydrauliques et de l'Assainissement, Burkina Faso, and Hon. Sarah Sarah Reng-Ochekpe, Hon. Minister, Ministry of Water Resources, Nigeria