International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering (2IE)
International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering (2iE) is an international institute for education and research with themes covering water, environment, energy, civil engineering, mining and managerial sciences. 2iE is committed to supporting all of these areas through the training in Africa of highly-qualified and innovative entrepreneurial engineers that the continent needs.
2iE’s ambition is to increase the regional and international influence of scientific and technological teaching and research in Africa. The Institute develops courses and research programs oriented towards green growth in partnership with world-class universities and scientific centres. Research carried out at 2iE targets strategic sectors for the social and economic development of Africa including water and waste treatment, renewable energies, mining and production of eco-materials.
2iE is an international nonprofit association of public utility that has a Headquarters Agreement with Burkina Faso. This agreement allows the Institute to benefit from a privileged status as diplomatic enclave, which facilitates the intake of students and faculties-researchers coming from a wide variety of countries.
Genuine Public/Private Partnership, International Institute for Water and Environmental Engineering gathers around common values, Founding States, private companies and institutional, academic and scientific partners.
This innovative governance model associates all stakeholders in order to meet common objectives: students’ employability and the strengthening of the innovation and research capacity in Africa.
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