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News Call for Candidacies for AfWA Excellency Award

In the framework of AfWA's 14th Congress activities, the African Water Association launches a call for candidacies, for the attribution of the AfWA Excellency Award 2008. The candidates files must be transmitted to the Administrative Secretariat of the ASSOCIATION.

The AfWA Excellency Award shall aim at rewarding a persons or organization having contributed significantly to the realization of an activity, a research and an innovation or an action for the development of the water and sanitation sector on a technical, commercial or management level for the benefit of the Members and in respect of the objectives of the AfWA which are:

  • To coordinate the search for knowledge and latest development in the technical, legal, administrative and economic fields for Drinking water production, supply and of sanitation
  • To promote the exchange of information on methods, processes and procedures of drinking water production and supply and sanitation
  • To initiate, encourage and promote any action of cooperation and exchange in professional training in water and sanitation field.

The prize will be awarded to one or several persons or institutions whose candidacies will have been presented, at a rate of one candidacy for each one, by the Companies Members of the AfWA (Regular and Affiliated). No one can present its own candidacy.

The new deadline of submission is no later than December, 20th 2007.

Contact information Mrs K. FOFANA, Assistant/Assistante: African Water Association/Association Africaine de l'Eau, 05 BP 1910 ABIDJAN 05 RCI (email: ;
Phone: + 225 21 24 14 43/21 24 04 96 ; Fax : + 225 21 24 26 29/ 21 24 61 57
News type Inbrief
File link ../PDF/AfWA_Ex_EN.pdf
Source of information AfWA
Geographical coverage Africa
News date 26/11/2007
Working language(s) ENGLISH , FRENCH