The African Water Facility is headquartered in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, with satellite offices in Tunisia (Tunis) and South Africa (Pretoria).
The AWF Secretariat administers applications, grants, partnerships and operations. The team of technical experts upraises projects, offers technical advice and monitors projects all the way to completion.
Mohamed El Azizi
Mohamed was appointed Director of the Water and Sanitation department and the African Water Facility Special Trust Funds at the African Development Bank (AfDB) in 2013. He has more than 18 years’ experience at the AfDB and more than 27 years in water management, irrigation and sanitation. Mohamed holds graduate degrees in agricultural engineering, water and forestry engineering, and rural engineering from École nationale du génie rural, des eaux et des forêts (ENGREF ) in France. He also holds a Masters of Business Administration from Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM) in Canada.
Principal Administrative and Finance Officer
Francis Daniel Bougaire
Principal Water and Sanitation Engineer
Principal Sanitation Specialist
Principal Water and Sanitation Specialist
Water Resources Management Specialist
Senior Sanitation Engineer