Governance & Jury

    Prize Committee

    The Prize Committee is comprised of seven members and special advisors from the Kingdom of Morocco and the World Water Council. It is responsible for the overall planning, management and promotion of the Prize. 

    Prize Jury 

    The Prize Jury is in charge of the evaluation of the nomination proposals, in accordance with the rules, and screened according to the criteria of the Prize Committee. It is composed of international and Moroccan figures that are knowledgeable about the world of water, and also selects the Prize winner.
    For the 6th edition of the Prize, the Jury is composed of the following members

    President

     

    President of the jury

    Charafat Afailal El Yedri
    President of the Jury

    Secretary of State to the Minister of Equipment, Transport, Logistics and Water, in charge of water

    Morocco

     

    Assia Bensalah Alaoui

    Assia Bensalah Alaoui
    Ambassador at large of His Majesty King Mohamed VI and Co-Chair of the Economic Cooperation Office for the Mediterranean and North-East part of Morocco 

     

    Mohamed Ait Kadi

    Mohamed Ait Kadi
    President of the General Council for Agriculture Development
     

     

    Hassan Lamrani

    Hassan Lamrani
    International expert in water, sanitation and irrigation affairs

     

    Abdeslam Ziyad 

    Abdeslam Ziyad

    Director of Water research and Planning

     

    International

     

    Abdoulaye Sene

    Abdoulaye Sene
    President of the Preparatory Committee for the Organisation of the 9th World Water Forum “Dakar 2021”

     

    Fadi Comair

    Fadi Comair
    Honorary President of the Mediterranean Network of Basin Organisations ; UNESCO-IHP Commission on Water and Human Establishments

     

    Diane d'Arras

    Diane d'Arras
    President of the International Water Association (IWA)

     

    Akiça Bahri

    Akiça Bahri
    Professor at the National Agronomic Institute of Tunisia (INAT)

    Secretariat

     

    The Secretariat of the Prize is located at the headquarters of the World Water Council. It comprises Council staff and is managed by the Administrative Director and the Prize Coordinator.