FSM 7 – Abidjan 2023

FSM7 Master Program

Check out the daily program schedule:

DAY 1       DAY 2       DAY 3

To have a more detailed look into all sessions and speakers, view the full program below: 

Monday - 20 February, 2023

Opening Ceremony

High-Level Symposium

Monday 20th February, 2023

Acting for sustainable management of resources and universal access to water and sanitation

  DAY 2   21 FEBRUARY

Conference Activities

FSMA Short Film Festival

Water Plenary

Tuesday 21st February, 2023

Challenges and Solutions For Universal Access To Drinking Water Services in Africa

Tuesday 21st February, 2023

Technical Sessions

Sub-Theme 1

Water resources management and climate change

1.A: Water Security

1.B: Water resilience

Sub-Theme 2

Universal Access to Water

2.A: Water Management, Business and Policy

2.B: Innovative Approaches to Water Treatment

Sub-Theme 3

Access to Sanitation Service for All

3.A: Lessons from the field : Emptying and Transportation of FS

3.B: Tools and processes developed or used to address different aspects of sanitation technologies and service delivery

3.H: Wastewater

3.M: Empowering the marginalised

Sub-Theme 4

Governance and Performance of the water and sanitation sectors

4.A: Reviews and Reforms in institutional and regulatory framework in the water and sanitation sector

4.B: Lessons and learnings from institutional and regulatory framework in the water and sanitation sector

4.G: Software and innovation uses in the sanitation sector

4.H: Capacity building in the water and sanitation sector

Sub-Theme 5

Financing and Investment Mechanisms

5.A: Financing and investment mechanisms in FSM

Tuesday 21st February, 2023

sponsored sessions

Morning Sessions

African Development
Bank

Water And Sanitation Utilities, A Veto Player To Reaching Sustainable Development Goal #6 In Africa - A Focus On The African Water And Sanitation Utilities Performance Improvement Pathways

AGROPARITECH

Gender, Equality and Inclusive Sanitation Service Level

AMCOW, UNICEF, ANEW, APHRC ESAWAS

Strengthening Sanitation and Hygiene Policy Environment in Africa Using the African Sanitation Policy Guidelines (ASPG)

Eranove

Perspectives for rural issues: Development issues, local expertise, and social and territorial equity

ICRC

High-level Session (Water vulnerability of communities living in fragile contexts)

AfWA/GWP

Mobilization workshop of technical and financial partners for starting the African Water and Sanitation Academy

NFSSM Alliance

India for the World : Case for Collaborative Action for Inclusive Sanitation in India

ESAWAS-AMCOW-AfWA- UNHabitat-PASA-BMGF

Data System Initiatives incorporating NSS

Water for People-KCCA-BCC-LeFilConsulting-Leeds University

Key factors that influence the growth and financial viability of pit emptying service providers in Blantyre-Malawi and Kampala-Uganda

Afternoon Sessions

African Development
Bank

African Water and Sanitation Sector Facing the Test of Funding Vis a Vis Achieving Africa Water Vision 2025

African Development
Bank

Water Security and the Yoke of Climate Change – Case of West African coastal cities

MINHAUS

Agricultural recovery and reuse of faecal sludge

Evening Sessions

GOAL-Eawag

Gender, Equality and Inclusive Sanitation Service Level

UNICEF-Lixil-AMCOW-WHO-UNHabitat

Strengthening government systems to accelerate progress to safe sanitation for all

AJNO_CONSULTING DBO International Tx-H2Oθ

Solutions for treating and recovering biodegradable wastewater and faecal sludge

ESAWAS-AMCOW-AfWA- UNHabitat-PASA-BMGF

Data System Initiatives incorporating NSS

UN Habitat/UN GWOPA/
WaterWorX/Vei

Knowledge Exchange for, by, with, and between African utilities

Water for People-KCCA-BCC-LeFilConsulting-Leeds University

Key factors that influence the growth and financial viability of pit emptying service providers in Blantyre-Malawi and Kampala-Uganda

DASRA-NFSSM-CWIS Alliance Nepal-FSM Network Bangladesh

Collaboratively Strengthening City Wide Inclusive Sanitation: Perspectives from South Asian Countries

ESAWAS-AMCOW-AfWA- UNHabitat-PASA-BMGF

Data System Initiatives incorporating NSS

USAID/USAID-MuniWASH/AfWA /TetraTech/DGDU Benin/ONAD-Cote d’Ivoire/
ONAS-Sénégal/DELVIC/AVIPRO-Bénin

Organizing the onsite sanitation sub-sector in Benin and Côte d'Ivoire: Issues, challenges and prospects

Water for People-KCCA-BCC-LeFilConsulting-Leeds University

Key factors that influence the growth and financial viability of pit emptying service providers in Blantyre-Malawi and Kampala-Uganda

ONEP-SUEZ - SEN’EAU-IFIs:

“Water for All” in Ivory Coast and Operational performance in Senegal: 2 sustainable experiences

  DAY 2  22 FEBRUARY

Conference Activities

FSMA Short Film Festival

Sanitation Plenary

Wednesday 22nd February, 2023

Improving access to sanitation towards SDG6: challenges related to regulation, gender and innovative financing.

Wednesday 22nd February, 2023

Technical Sessions

Sub-Theme 1

Water resources management and climate change

1.C: Rethinking resource

Sub-Theme 2

Universal Access to Water

2.C: Operational coverage of water

Sub-Theme 3

Access to Sanitation Service for All

3.D: Technologies/ methods in FSM research

3.E: Technologies/ methods in FSM research

3.F: Progress and Developments on FSTPs

3.G: Sanitation and circular economy

3.K: Case Studies in CWIS

3.L: Approaches adapted under CWIS

Sub-Theme 4

Governance and Performance of the water and sanitation sectors

4.C: Health, safety, dignity and rights of sanitation service providers

4.D: Community enagagement in the water and sanitation sector

4.E: City-wide inclusive sanitation

4.I: Inclusive sanitation Management

Sub-Theme 5

Financing and Investment Mechanisms

5.B: Innovative Financing Mechanisms in Sanitation

Wednesday 22nd February, 2023

sponsored sessions

Morning Sessions

African Development
Bank

Maximizing the Potential of the Private Sector In Water & Sanitation Sector In Africa To Reach Sustainable Development Goal 6

SODECI

Ivorian companies facing sustainability challenges and water and sanitation issues by 2040

ASN-ANSI-TUV_SUD

Transferring innovative sanitation technologies to implementation/adoption through standards and certification

WATER AID-AfWA-UNICEF-UNHabitat

From Practice to Learning: Approaches & Achievements of Municipalities and Utilities Implementing CWIS

CWAS/IWA

Scaling up Inclusive Sanitation

Speak Up Africa

Inclusive sanitation policies for gender equality and health security

ONEP

Challenges to Sustainable Access to Drinking Water

WEF-WRC-Emory University- APHL-CDC

Workshop: Wastewater 
and Environmental 
Surveillance

ONAS-SUEZ-SUEZ Consulting-IFIs

Sustainable solutions to mitigate climate change and environmental issues: Baie de Hann depollution, Biofactory, drainage master plans.

Afternoon Sessions

African Development
Bank

Water & Sanitation Regulatory Services, A robust mechanism for improved & sustainable services, & attracting private capital to filling the financing Gap in the sector in Africa

Global Water Intel

Mapping Water's Carbon Footprint: Opportunities for SDG6 and the fight against climate change

IDROTHERM

Evolution of polyethylene pipes for drinking water supply

AfWA

Quantification of WASH-Gender Interlinkages for Greater Inclusivity: Stories from the Field

Evening Sessions

ONAD - TA HUB AFRICA, EDE - GWSC, AIT- Enviro Loo -Prana Consulting

Technical Assistance for Citywide Inclusive Sanitation (CWIS)

WHO-UNICEF

The Safe Sanitation Show: Come Take Your Toilet Seats!

GGGI - Habitat for Humanity- District of Abidjan

Climate action for safe sanitation services

Water.org - AfWA - Waterlines Africa - Mangrove & Partners

S32. WASH Finance Accelerator: Unlocking the flow of commercial capital into African Utilities and Enterprises

Athena Infonomics-AfWA-KCCA-NWASCO-BMGF

CWIS: Principles to practice 

AfWA-USAID-AfDB-UNICEF-GWOPA

Strategy for implementing at scale water and sanitation capacity building projects through peer partnerships

PASA

PASA & Sanitation Worker Initiatives: What next?

Haské Conseil-FSMA

Market Opportunities for Innovative Technology

AfDB-AFD-IsDB-WB-BMGF

One CWIS, One Voice: Key learnings from the Development Finance Institutions (DFI) Citywide Inclusive Sanitation (CWIS) Working Group

  DAY 3   23 FEBRUARY

Conference Activities

Thursday - 23rd February, 2023

Closing Ceremony

Thursday 23rd February, 2023

TECHINCAL SESSIONS

Sub-Theme 2

Service Delivery for Low-Income Communities

2.D: Operational Coverage of Water - 2

Sub-Theme 3

The Role of Sanitation and FSM Actors

3.C: User interface/containment component of the sanitation value chain

3.I: Reuse/resource recovery

3.N: Management models and structures

3.O: Progress and Developments on FSTPs

Sub-Theme 4

Water resources management and climate change

4.F: Service and operations enhancement in the water and sanitation sector

Thursday 23rd February, 2023

sponsored sessions

African Development Bank

Citywide Inclusive Sanitation (CWIS): A Participative Approach To Sustainable Infrastructure Planning-Case Of Kenya & Sierra Leone