Kossiwa TSIPOAKA     ( General Administrative ARWP)

A woman passionate about God, reading, water, local development, youth training and women's rights: This is a summary of the life of Kossiwa TSIPOAKA.

Professionally, Kossiwa TSIPOAKA holds a Master of Water and Environmental Engineering from 2iE and General Administrator of the African Rural Water Pro Studies Office (ARWP) which is a social enterprise under Togolese law. offering specialized services in the field of water, sanitation and local development.

An expert in water issues, she carries out missions to set up or improve access to the water service in several towns in Togo and in some countries of the sub-region.

It is working on setting up multi-stakeholder platforms for the integrated development of the water sector. On the social level, she is active in several movements and associations.

Thus, she is a founding member of the Togolese branch of the United Youth Association for a New Africa (JUNA), former president of the network of former YCS of Togo (RAJEC-TOGO).

She is also involved in the Women Democracy and Development Reflection and Action Group (GF2D) where she currently holds the position of Communication Advisor. She is YALI alumnae, Mandela Washington Fellow, AWEC and Share Africa focal point in Togo.

Wherever she is involved, she works to improve the conception of "woman" as a human being and as a natural member of society with the right to be visible and to participate in the management of society.