The Director General

The Director General

Welcome to the Official website of Gambian Agency for the Management of Public works (GAMWORKS). GAMWORKS is an autonomous and not-for-profit institution set up in 1993 by The Government of The Gambia, with the assistance from World Bank/IDA. The mandate of the Agency is to implement development projects in the area of public infrastructure, on behalf of the Government of The Gambia and its development partners, such as the World Bank/IDA, OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID), the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) and African Development Bank (AfDB), KfW (Germany), Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) etc.


Since inception, GAMWORKS has successfully executed development projects all across the country in the excess of 200 million Dollars. Our major projects include the Public works and capacity building project, Second and Third Public Works project, Third Education Sector Project, Community Skills improvement project, Westfield Sukuta Road Project, Community Infrastructure and Livelihood Development Project (CILIP), Sukuta to Jambanjelly Road Project, Rural Infrastructure Development Project (RIDP) etc. GAMWORKS has had interventions in over 200 communities and has directedly impacted the lives of thousands of Gambians. Some of our sub projects include the construction of schools, access roads and highways, bridges, schools, community and youth centres, water reticulation systems, agricultural infrastructure etc. The excellent work we do goes a long way to improve the livelihood of The Gambian people and we are committed to serving public interest through the provision of public facilities, capacity building and employment creation guided by working principles of Independence, Impartiality, Economy, Efficiency and Transparency.

GAMWORKS has a dynamic team of staff who have expertise and experience in various fields related to Engineering, Project Management and Finance. The efficiency of these staff shows in the work we do. Gamworks is one of the leading institutions in Engineering and Project Management in the Gambia. We are highly rated by our clients (both National and international) for our efficiency, transparency and excellence. 

We will continue to serve in the best interest of the Gambian people my ensuring that projects goals are achieved through efficient management of resources.

Mr. Omar Gaye
Director General GAMWORKS