Steering Committee

The Steering Committee has the overall responsibility for leadership and management of SWA. 


 

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Each constituency chooses a representative for a three-year term. Minutes from all Steering Committee meetings are available here.

Executive Chair

 

Catarina-SWA

Ms. Catarina de Albuquerque
Executive Chair, SWA 

Countries


Eastern and Southern Africa
 

Kepha-Kenya

Mr. Kepha Ombacho
Kenya 

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Mr. Tinayeshe Mutazu
Zimbabwe 

DOTS

Mr. Nilton Trindade
Mozambique 


West and Central Africa
 

DOTS

Mr. Pie Djivo                       
Benin 

DOTS

Mr. Emmanuel Awe             
Nigeria

DOTS

Mr. Andre Patinde Nonguierma 
Burkina Faso


South Asia
 

Lokuliyanage Mangalika1

Ms. Lokuliyanage Mangalika
Sri Lanka

Ghulam Qader

Mr. Ghulam Qader
Afghanistan


East Asia & Pacific
 

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Ms. Rechinsuren Batchimeg
Mongolia


Latin America and Caribbean
 

Mr. Sean Cázares Ahearne
Mexico


Middle East and North Africa
 

Amjad-Palestine

Mr. Amjad Ehmedat
Palestine National Authority

External Support Agencies

 

Dr. Canisius Kanangire 2

Dr. Canisius Kanangire
African Ministers’ Council
on Water (AMCOW)
 

DOTS

Mr. Paul Deverill
UK Department for International
Development (DFID) 

DOTS

Mr. Jochen Rudolph
African Development Bank

DOTS

Mr. Pim van der Male
Dutch Directorate-General for
International Cooperation (DGIS) 

Civil Society


Asia
 

Ms. Lajana Manandhar
Lumanti and Freshwater Action Network
South Asia (FANSA)
 


Africa
 

Samson-Kewasnet

Mr. Samson Shivaji
KEWASNET and African Civil Society Network on
Water and Sanitation (ANEW)
 


Northern
 

Thilo-EWP

Mr. Thilo Panzerbieter
German Toilet Organisation and End Water Poverty (EWP)


Latin America
 

Jorge-FANCA

Mr. Jorge Mora Portuguez
Freshwater Action Network Central America (FANCA)

Research and Learning

 

Patrick-IRC

Mr. Patrick Moriarty
IRC 

Private Sector

 

DOTS

Mr. Sanjay Banka
Banka BioLoo

Secretariat Host (Ex Officio)

 

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Mr. Sanjay Wijesekera
United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

Host of High-level Meetings

 

Dominick-WorldBank

Mr. Dominick De Waal
World Bank

Observers

 

Federicco-Un Water

Mr. Federico Properzi
UN-Water

Bruce Gordon - WHO

Mr. Bruce Gordon
WHO