European Union website. On the 9th February 2010, the European Commission presented the second ACP-EU Water Facility, replenished with € 200 million under the 10th European Development Fund for the period 2009-2013. The new Facility builds on the successes achieved during the first implementation phase, continuing progress towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) on water and sanitation as well as improving water governance and management of water resources in ACP countries. Bear in mind that water and sanitation constitutes a critical component of the Africa-EU Partnership on the MDGs. For more, click here.