European Development days

Murray Biedler, Water Division, UNESCO & Paolo Ronco, Joint Research Center, EU Commission & Mila Palamar, ONE Ambassador at European Development Days, 

Europe’s leading forum on development since 2006, Organized by the European Commission, the European Development Days (EDD) bring the development community together each year to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges.

The study reported below was commissioned by the International Water Association on behalf of the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa. The International Union for Conservation Nature were also partner in developmnet of the study.

Launched by NEPAD on 1st Februray, the Call for Expression of Interest for Universities and Research Institutions in Water Sciences to constitute and become members of the AU/NEPAD Central and Eastern African Network of Water Centres of Excellence (AU/NEPAD CEANWATCE), is expected to receive Application until next 28th February 2017.

Programme de la Session 2016 de la réunion régionale du Comité Consultatif du Mécanisme Global de Coordination du Projet Mékrou, les 12, 13 et 14 Octobre 2016 à Cotonou (BENIN) à l’hôtel SUN BEACH

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Water and sanitation, as absolute necessities for people, planet and prosperity, are at the very core of sustainable development. In embarking upon the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with a dedicated goal on water and sanitation, credible data is needed to underpin sector advocacy, stimulate political commitment, inform decision making and trigger well-placed investment towards optimum health, environment and economic gains.