World Water Forum 9

Diamniadio (Dakar), Senegal
Event Date

The World Water Forum is the world's largest event on water. It has been organized every three years since 1997 by the World Water Council, in partnership with a host country. The 9th Forum will be the first of its kind to be hosted in sub-Saharan Africa.

The "Dakar 2022" Forum will focus on four priorities, namely:

  1. Water Security and Sanition
  2. Water for rural development
  3. Cooperation
  4. Means and Tools including the crucial issues of financing, governance, knowledge management and innovation; four axes that constitute priorities for Africa, but also for the world as a whole.

IGRAC at the WWF9

With "Groundwater" being the theme of the 2022 World Water Day, IGRAC will play an important role around the celebrations that will be planned on the 22nd of May. It will also be involved in a special session dedicated to groundwater.