Projects in the Region

Ongoing ProjectsCompleted Projects
(18 ongoing projects listed)

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Social Transformation Research and Policy Advocacy
January 30, 2019 to January 29, 2025
Ghana
Osei-Amponsah, Charity
TAAT Water Enabler Compact
February 19, 2018 to November 30, 2021
Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Mali, Malawi, Nigeria, Sudan, Tanzania
MCC Irrigated Ag Sector Support
September 19, 2019 to September 19, 2021
Niger, Tunisia
GRAN-Groundwater for Resilience in Africa Network
September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2021
Pan-Africa
City-Region Food Systems and Climate change
May 1, 2019 to December 31, 2020
Ghana, Sri Lanka
DESSAPP Project
February 4, 2019 to April 30, 2020
Ghana
Organic Fertilizer Standards for sustainable soil management and agriculture
January 2, 2018 to December 31, 2019 (Extended to March 31, 2020)
Ghana, Sri Lanka
GIZ REACH Gender Baseline Study
May 20, 2019 to November 30, 2019 (Extended to September 30, 2020)
Ghana
Scaling small scale irrigation solutions to support farmer-led irrigation development
December 1, 2018 to September 30, 2019 (Extended to August 10, 2023)
Ethiopia, Ghana, Tanzania
Urban waste recycling in Ghana: Creating and capturing value (CapVal)
September 15, 2014 to September 15, 2019 (Extended to December 31, 2020)
Ghana
Agricultural water productivity gaps
May 1, 2017 to August 31, 2019 (Extended to August 31, 2020)
Ethiopia, Lebanon, Mali
ILSSI - Phase 2 - DESIGN PHASE
December 1, 2018 to August 10, 2019
Ethiopia, Ghana, Tanzania
GroFutures: Groundwater Futures in Sub-Saharan Africa
May 2, 2015 to April 30, 2019 (Extended to March 31, 2020)
Ethiopia, Niger, Tanzania, South Africa
www.grofutures.org
Research and capacity building for inter-sectoral private sector engagement for soil rehabilitation
February 1, 2016 to January 31, 2019 (Extended to April 30, 2019)
Ghana, Sri Lanka
ALWM Investment options for scaling solutions
January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to December 31, 2019)
Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana
Agricultural Water Management for Intensive Crop-Livestock Production in Ghana
April 1, 2015 to April 30, 2016 (Extended to July 31, 2020)
Ghana
(81 completed projects listed)

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Contact

GlobE - UrbanFood Plus
July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2018 (Extended to December 31, 2018)
Ghana
Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Small Scale Irrigation
November 6, 2013 to June 30, 2018 (Extended to November 30, 2018)
Ethiopia, Ghana, Tanzania
http://ilssi.iwmi.org/
Mul, Marloes
Developing pathways to resilience through the sustainable management of water, land and ecosystems
January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017 (Extended to December 30, 2018)
Ethiopia, Ghana
Mul, Marloes
WLE in Africa : Opportunities to enhance smallholder Agriculture in sub-Saharan Africa through Sustainable Water, Land and Ecosystem Management - IWMI FAO share
July 1, 2014 to April 13, 2017 (Extended to June 30, 2018)
Ethiopia, Madagascar, Mali, Niger, Rwanda, Tanzania
Lefore, Nicole
RRR impact and up-scaling
January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2016 (Extended to June 30, 2017)
Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda
Managing water and food systems in the Volta - Niger basins
January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2016 (Extended to June 30, 2017)
Upper Volta, Niger
Supporting Investment Decisions in Water and Land Management in Volta-Niger Basins
January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2016 (Extended to March 31, 2017)
Burkina Faso, Ghana
Balana, Bedru
Aligning human demand on water/land/ecosystem resource stocks, flows and services in the Niger and Volta Basins
May 1, 2014 to December 31, 2016 (Extended to December 31, 2014)
Burkina Faso, Ghana, Mali, Niger
Johnston, Robyn
V11:Managing Bagre for equity and the environment
January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2016
Ghana
Mul, Marloes
RRR Implementation in West Africa
January 1, 2006 to December 31, 2016
Ghana
Strengthening resilience through AWM solutions
July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016 (Extended to September 30, 2016)
Ethiopia, Ghana
GlobE Project: Urban FoodPlus
May 1, 2013 to April 30, 2016 (Extended to June 30, 2016)
Burkina Faso, Ghana
Amoah, Philip
UrbanFoodPlus
April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2016
Ghana
Amoah, Philip
Fecal sludge business model development
January 1, 2014 to December 31, 2015 (Extended to December 31, 2016)
Bangladesh, Ghana, India, Sri Lanka, Nepal
Rao, Chaitanya Krishna
Drylands Program
January 1, 2013 to December 31, 2015 (Extended to December 31, 2016)
Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Nepal, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, South Africa
Basin Development challenges & solutions
June 1, 2014 to December 31, 2015
Ghana, India, Nepal, Uzbekistan
Flood recession agriculture for food security in Northern Ghana
October 30, 2014 to September 30, 2015 (Extended to September 30, 2016)
Ghana
Biofil Effluent Quality Evaluation (BEQuE)
January 3, 2014 to June 30, 2015 (Extended to June 30, 2016)
Ghana
Amoah, Philip
Targeting investments in GW irrigation
May 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015
Burkina Faso, Ghana
Katic, Pamela
Reoptimisation and reoperation study of Akosombo and Kpong dams
August 1, 2013 to May 31, 2015 (Extended to February 29, 2016)
Ghana
Mul, Marloes
Composting Case Studies
June 1, 2014 to October 31, 2014 (Extended to December 31, 2014)
Cameroon, East Africa, Ghana, Global, India, Cambodia
GroFutures: Groundwater futures in Sub-Saharan Africa
July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014
Ethiopia, Ghana, Tanzania
Smart Information and Communication Technology for weather and water information.
February 11, 2011 to March 30, 2014 (Extended to September 30, 2014)
China, Egypt, Ethiopia, India, Mali, Sudan
Adaptive and integrated tools and strategies for natural resources management in Africa at the meso-scale
March 1, 2011 to February 28, 2014 (Extended to May 31, 2014)
Ethiopia, Mali, Tunisia, Uganda, South Africa
http://www.afromaison.net/
Johnston, Robyn
A Novel Reuse-Oriented Approach to Improving the Long-term operation of sanitation facilities in Ghana
January 1, 2011 to December 31, 2013 (Extended to December 31, 2014)
Ghana
Amoah, Philip
Improved Management of Agricultural Water in Eastern and Southern Africa (IMAWESA) Phase 2
June 2, 2010 to December 31, 2013
Ethiopia, Ghana, South Africa
N/A
Lefore, Nicole
IWRM research, practices and policy-making in the Volta Basin
October 1, 2010 to December 31, 2013
Burkina Faso, Ghana
Safe Nutrient, Water and Energy Recovery - developing a Business case
June 17, 2011 to December 30, 2013 (Extended to September 30, 2014)
Ghana, India, Sri Lanka
Economics and Impacts of Large Scale Irrigation in West Africa
October 1, 2012 to September 30, 2013 (Extended to March 31, 2014)
Burkina Faso, Ghana, Senegal
Developing Fortified Excreta Pellets for Use in Agriculture
May 1, 2011 to October 31, 2012 (Extended to April 30, 2013)
Ghana
Sustainable Agricultural Water Management in Cereal-Based Farming Systems of Northern Ghana
May 1, 2012 to September 30, 2012 (Extended to November 30, 2012)
Ghana
Kizito, Fred
Improving Sustainability of Impacts of Agricultural Water Management Interventions in Challenging Contexts
April 1, 2009 to June 30, 2012 (Extended to December 31, 2012)
Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Sri Lanka, Nepal
Identification and dissemination of successful agriculture water management solutions in Africa and South Asia
January 1, 2009 to December 31, 2011 (Extended to September 30, 2012)
Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Tanzania, Zambia
http://awm-solutions.iwmi.org/home.aspx
Giordano, Meredith
Groundwater in sub-Saharan Africa: Implications for food security and livelihoods
January 1, 2009 to December 31, 2011 (Extended to June 30, 2012)
Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique, Malawi, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia
http://gw-africa.iwmi.org/
Water fee collecting mechanisms in several countries in Africa
July 15, 2011 to December 20, 2011 (Extended to December 31, 2013)
Ghana
Katic, Pamela
Developing a model to analyze sustainable water fee collection for irrigation management in Africa
October 1, 2010 to February 23, 2011 (Extended to December 31, 2013)
Niger, Nigeria, Senegal
Katic, Pamela
Improving the performance and productivity of irrigation schemes in Burkina Faso and Niger
July 1, 2009 to September 30, 2010 (Extended to December 31, 2011)
Burkina Faso, Niger
http://waipro.iwmi.org
Prathapar, Sanmugam
Wastewater and excreta re-use
January 29, 2010 to June 30, 2010 (Extended to July 31, 2010)
Cameroon, East Africa, Ghana, Global, India, Cambodia
Managing Water for the City of the Future (SWITCH)
February 1, 2006 to January 31, 2010 (Extended to January 31, 2011)
Ghana
http://www.switchurbanwater.eu/index.php
Amoah, Philip
Productive wastewater use in Algeria
January 1, 2008 to January 10, 2010 (Extended to October 30, 2010)
Algeria, Ghana
Strategic innovations in dryland farming
January 1, 2005 to December 31, 2009
Ghana
Barry, B.
Knowledge Sharing in Research on Wastewater reuse
September 15, 2007 to February 15, 2009
Ghana
Amoah, Philip
Best Practices and Lessons Learned: Poverty-Environment Issues in Wetland
January 1, 2007 to December 31, 2008 (Extended to September 30, 2009)
Indonesia, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Mali, Malawi, Zambia
Urban agriculture policy support in India and Ghana
January 1, 2005 to December 31, 2008
Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone
http://www.ruaf.org/node/448
From Research to Impact - A roadmap for safer wastewater use in Ghana
April 15, 2008 to November 14, 2008 (Extended to May 31, 2009)
Ghana
Safer peri-urban vegetable production
December 1, 2004 to July 31, 2008 (Extended to December 31, 2008)
Burkina Faso, Ghana
http://www.waterandfood.org/page/PN38
Multiple-use water services and their potential applicability
February 16, 2007 to July 25, 2007
Afghanistan, Angola, Burundi, Benin, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Central African Republic, Cameroon, Congo, Congo, Comoros, Djibouti, Eritrea, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, India, British Indian Ocean Territory (Chagos Archipelago), Kenya, Sri Lanka, Lesotho, Madagascar, Maldives, Mali, Mozambique, Mauritius, Malawi, Namibia, Nepal, Pakistan, Rwanda, Sudan, Somalia, Sao Tome and Principe, Swaziland, Seychelles, Chad, Tanzania, Uganda, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe
http://www.winrockwater.org/
Decision support tool for small reservoir ensembles
June 15, 2004 to June 15, 2007 (Extended to December 31, 2008)
Ghana