Supporting water projects throughout Africa

The African Water Facility (AWF) gives grants and technical assistance to mobilise investment for water projects throughout Africa.

Search filters
africa satellite NASA

Regional water policy of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS/CEEAC)

01/09/2009

September 2009 – The Executive Secretariat of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) received a € 1,4 million grant to improve the management of water resources and environmental protection by building capacity...

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC

Institutional support to the water and sanitation sector

01/07/2009

July 2009 – The Government of the Central African Republic received a € 2 million grant to establish an institutional and regulatory framework to strengthen water and sanitation sector governance and institutional capacity to...

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC SUPPORT

Support to a water supply and sanitation study and priority investment project preparation for the 16 district capitals of RCA

01/08/2007

August 2007 - The Government of the Central African Republic has received a €1.4 million grant to support a water supply and sanitation study and priority investment project preparation for the 16 district capitals of RCA. The...

africa satellite NASA

CICOS-Preparation of the Strategic Action Plan for the integrated water resources management of the Congo River Basin

01/05/2007

May 2007 - The International Commission for the Congo-Ubangi-Sangha Basin (CICOS) has received a €1.9 million grant to prepare a strategic action plan for the integrated water resources management of the Congo River Basin. This...

MULTIN LAKECHAD

Preparation of Lake Chad Basin Water Charter

01/05/2007

May 2007 - The Lake Chad Basin Commission (LCBC) has received a € 890,000 grant to support the creation of a Lake Chad Water Charter between the five riparian states, Cameroon, Chad, Libya, Niger, Nigeria, ( Sudan) which will...

Project cycle

A typical project cycle takes six months to first disbursement of grant funding. Grants are generally divided in tranches, released as the project meets defined milestones:

  • 0 – 3 months: Approval
  • 3 – 6 months: Effectiveness
  • 6 months: 1st disbursement
  • 15 months: 2nd disbursement

Projects can last anything from two to five years depending on the complexity and scope. Grants range from €50,000 to €5,000,000.

Learn more about grants

You are currently offline. Some pages or content may fail to load.