Groundwater Desk Officer
The Groundwater Desk Officer will be responsible for setting up and operationalizing the groundwater function at AMCOW Secretariat. He/she will coordinate all groundwater activities with the view to shaping knowledge and action on groundwater development and management on the continent. Specifically, the position holder will:
Systematically map and maintain an updated database of stakeholders engaged in groundwater activities on the continent. This includes having a clear understanding of the types and sizes of such institutions/organizations, and their thematic and geographical foci.
Work with such identified institutions/organizations with the view to establishing coordinating and collaboration mechanisms and platforms for groundwater activities in Africa.
Lead in Collating, Analyzing and Managing Knowledge on Groundwater with the intention of shaping opinion and influencing action on sustainable groundwater development and management in Africa, at appropriate levels.