French Association for Water, Irrigation and Drainage (AFEID)
The French Association for Water, Irrigation and Drainage (AFEID, association under French law said “loi 1901”, www.afeid.org) brings together the French expertise on water issues for food and rural development. Its members are experts (individual members) and organizations (institutional members) : agricultural profession, regional development
companies, research institutes, water agencies, engineering institutes, associations, foundations.
AFEID contributes to the debates and reflections on the agricultural and environmental issues related to water through on the one hand, its participation, as the French Committee of the International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID) and on the other hand, through its technical cooperation with the French Agency for Development (AFD) and the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, within the framework of official development assistance.