1st Regional Workshop for Francophone and Northern Africa

Topic Outline

The 1st regional workshop on Safe Use of Wastewater in Agriculture took place on February 18-19, 2012, in Marrakech, Morocco.

Following up on the impetus and the priorities identified at the international kick-off workshop in Bonn in November 2011, the 1st regional workshop for Francophone and Northern Africa was held in Morocco. UNW-DPC took the lead in organizing this 1st regional workshop. It was part of the multi-year project together with FAO, WHO, UNEP, UNU-INWEH and UNW-DPC, in collaboration with ICID and IWMI, on the “Safe Use of Wastewater in Agriculture.” The project concluded with an international wrap-up event in June 2013 in Tehran, Iran.

Click here to download the Project Concept Note 

Poster for the Workshop

Participating Countries:
Algeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroun, Central African Republic, Côte d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Mauritania, Morocco, Niger, Senegal, Togo, and Tunisia

Javier Mateo-Sagasta, Jean Boroto (FAO) with Ingo Heinz (TU Dortmund)
Avinash Tyagi (ICID)
Mustapha Mahi (UNEP)
Joseph Ajayi (UNEP)
Manzoor Qadir (UNU-INWEH, IWMI)
Reza Ardakanian, Jens Liebe (UNW-DPC)


1. Background Materials

Workshop Agenda (En)
Workshop Agenda (Fr)
Questionnaire on assessment of 'Capacity Needs'
Result of the Survey on assessment of 'Capacity Needs'


2. National Reports

Algeria Questionnaire
Egypt Case Study
FAO Report
Morocco Fichesynthese classeur
National Report
Senegal National Report
Tunisia National Report

3. WHO Guidelines and Reference Material


4. eLectures

5. Photogallery

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