This article written by Daniel Verdeil, Water Resources Management Specialist at the AWF, provides a general overview of AWF capacity building activities and explains how they contribute to the development of the water sector.
Un-sewered Sanitation Improvements for the Urban-Poor: an overview of the African Water Facility project portfolio15/08/2014
This report captures lessons learnt from the design and implementation of 14 innovative urban sanitation projects aiming at improving fecal sludge management in poor urban areas in Africa. It particularly focuses on identifying how the projects have incorporated strategies to promote the delivery of sanitation services that is effective and sustainable.
At the Africa Water Week in Dakar, Senegal on May 29, 2014, AWF coordinator Akissa Bahri inspired a high-level audience, with innovative ways of mitigating and adapting to the impacts of climate change on Africa's water resources.
(French only) This brochure summarizes the results of a study on the potential and vulnerability to climate change of the Iullemeden and Taoudéni / Tanezrouft aquifer systems, which are shared between West Africa and North Africa.
An infographic that highlights some of the key impacts of effective water resources management in Africa.
An infographic on the issue of energy and Water in Africa and what the AWF has been doing to improve access on the continent. For more information on the water-energy nexus see our blog post on managing water resources to transform Africa's energy reality
An AWF information brief on the challenges of climate change in relation to water resources management in Africa, and action undertaken by the AWF to address the issue.
This 2010 case study attempts to share the lessons learned from the implementation of the project with practitioners of IWRM particularly those who are interested in supporting the process of creating a transboundary river or lake...