Launch of "Initiative Dakar 2021"
January 17, 2020

"Initiative Dakar 2021" was officially launched on behalf of Senegal and the World Water Council by the Co-Chairs of the 9th World Water Forum, Abdoulaye Sène and Patrick Lavarde, in preparation for the 9th World Water Forum scheduled to take place in Dakar from 22…

Dr. Diatta, from the Executive Secretariat of the 9th World Water Forum
December 30, 2019

Dr. Diatta, from the Executive Secretariat of the 9th World Water Forum, gave an update on the progress made by the organization. In particular, he mentioned the "DAKAR INITIATIVE 2021" which aims at developing concrete projects…

 Water Safety Workshop
December 21, 2019

A workshop on water security was held on 19 and 20 December 2019 at the Diamniadio ministerial sphere (Dakar - Senegal). The theme focused on water security: a major challenge to achieve SDOs, policies and governance of water in Senegal. The workshop was chaired by…

COP 25: the Minister of the Environment talks about the World Water Forum
December 16, 2019

The Senegalese Minister for the Environment, Mr. Abdou Karim Sall, in a speech to COP 25, outlined the main themes of the 9th World Water Forum to be held in Dakar from 22 to 27 March 2021.

ANBO will take an active part in the next World Water Forum
July 07, 2019

The Dakar 2021 Organizing Committee took the opportunity of the Tunis GA to hold a parallel session on the Participation of the African Network of Basin Organizations in the next World Water Forum. The discussions were moderated by the Chairman of the Committee, Mr…

Mr. Simon Chelugui and Mr. Serigne Mbaye Thiam, Ministers of Water and Sanitation of Kenya and Senegal
June 25, 2019

Mr. Simon Chelugui, Minister of Water and Sanitation of Kenya participated in the kick-off meeting of the 9th World Water Forum, "Dakar 2021" as a guest, but also his country will host in April 2020 a flagship event: "Road to Dakar" which is part of the roadmap for…

OMVS, strategic partner of the 9th World Water Forum
June 25, 2019

OMVS, strategic partner of the 9th World Water Forum : this was symbolized by the signing on 20 June 2019 at the Diamniadio International Conference Center of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Organization for the Development of the Senegal River and the…