By Serigne Mbaye Thiam
Minister of Water and Sanitation
Republic of Senegal
In March 2022, Senegal will host the 9th World Water Forum, the first of its kind in sub-Saharan Africa. By ensuring equitable and inclusive access to water, sanitation and hygiene, Africa’s productivity and economic development can be propelled forward. Serigne Mbaye Thiam, Minister of Water and Sanitation in Senegal, explains why we are at a crucial moment in Africa’s sanitation journey, and Senegal’s actions to improve sanitation for all.