The 8th Africa Water Week (AWW8) and the 6th AfricaSan were jointly organized this year as a virtual conference. Joined together as the Africa Water and Sanitation Week (AWSW), the conference was convened by the African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW) in conjunction with the African Union Commission and organized with other development partners.
The Water Convention secretariat, UNECE, along with UNESCO and IGRAC coordinated the sub-theme 1 on “Transboundary water management for cooperation and shared development”.
The Water Convention secretariat, UNECE, also co-convened two sessions, namely, the "Legal & institutional frameworks for transboundary cooperation in Africa: SDG indicator 6.5.2 progress & challenges" and the "Financing of transboundary cooperation & basin development in Africa: approaches, challenges, future developments". Please click on the session title banners below for details of each one.