Region Africa

Key organisations :
Regional Coordinator Mr. Bai-Mass Taal African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW) Key partners (this list is as present) AMCOW sub-regional and national organizations; regional organizations (AUC, ECA, AfDB, UN Water Africa, WSP, RECs, RBOs); International multilateral and bilateral development partners; ministerial institutions (AMCEN, AMCOST); key development actors representing the energy, agricultural, urban and industrial sectors; parliamentary and government representatives, and civil society organizations (CSOs).

There were two major achievements of the Africa region during the previous forums: The African Water Vision and Framework for Action, which were launched at the 2nd World Water Forum in Hague, 2000; and the Africa Regional Papers, which were released at the 4th and 5th World Water Forum (Mexico, 2006; and Istanbul, 2009). Through the support of numerous partners, the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW) has provided regional leadership since the 3rd World Water Forum.