CEDARE attends Expert & Stakeholders’ Workshop on the AMCOW Pan-African Groundwater Program in Nairobi, Kenya during the period of 1-2 October, 2019

CEDARE Regional Water Director, Khaled AbuZeid, North AMCOW -African Ministers Council on Water Secretariat Officer in Charge, attends Expert & Stakeholders’ Workshop on the AMCOW Pan-African Groundwater Program in Nairobi, Kenya during the period of 1-2 October, 2019. The Workshop presents the AMCOW Strategy 2018-2030 and the Strategic Operational Plan 2020-2024. The meeting also discussed the historical background, vision, and present efforts of the Africa Groundwater Commission that was to be established under the umbrella of AMCOW.

Working Groups exchanged views and set the agenda on three main pillars of the Africa Groundwater Program including:
1. Policy & Institutional Systems Strengthening.
2. Tools & Means for Technical Solutions for Groundwater Exploration & Development.
3. Capacity Building towards Sustainable Groundwater Management