High-Level PanelClimate Finance


Ministerial Segment

Advocate for accelerating climate resilient water investments that connect country needs with private and public sources of financing


December 11, 16:30 | Pavilion

Moderator: Alex Simalabwi, Executive Secretary, AIP High Level Panel Secretariat


Welcome remarks

Hon. Hani Sewilam, President, Africa Ministers Council on Water, Minister of Water, Egypt

High Level Panel

  • Water Investment Action Plan Video
  • Financing the investment action plan: Green Climate Fund
  • Case study: Tanzania Water Investment Programme

Hon. Jumaa Aweso, Minister of Water United Republic of Tanzania


Panel discussion: Implementing the Africa Investment Action Plan

  • Hon. Nizar B araka, Minister of Hydraulics and Sanitation Kingdom of Morocco
  • H.E. Amb. Khadija Mohamed Almakhzoumi, Minister of Environment and Climate Change Federal Republic of Somalia
  • Hon. Sam Cheptoris, Minster of Water and Environment Republic of Uganda
  • Hon. Senzo Mchunu Minister of Water and Sanitation Republic of South Africa


Experiences from Central America
Hon. Malcolm Stufkens, Vice Minister of Energy, Natural Resources, Environment and Mines Republic of Honduras


Summary and Close by Co Chairs of the High Level Panel representative

  • Dr. Mohamed Diatta, Sherpa to the President of the Republic of Senegal
  • Republic of Namibia