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Nile Basin Initiative (NBI)
Title: Nile Basin Initiative (NBI)
URL: http://www.nilebasin.org
Creator: Nile Basin Initiative
Abstract: NBI is a partnership of the Nile Basin states. It seeks to develop the river in a cooperative manner, share substantial socioeconomic benefits, and promote regional peace and security. According to the policy guidelines the objectives are inter alia
- to develop the Nile Basin water resources in a sustainable and equitable way to ensure prosperity, security, and peace for all its peoples,
- to ensure efficient water management and the optimal use of the resources,
- to ensure cooperation and joint action between the riparian countries,
- to target poverty eradication and promote economic integration. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Keywords: Egypt; Ethiopia; Burundi; Rivers; Kenya; Congo (Kinshasa); Regional international economic cooperation; Regional international cooperation; Rwanda; Sudan; Tanzania; Uganda; Water balance; Water management
Countries: Eastern Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Politics ยป International Relations
Location of the site's editor: Uganda
Resource type: Working Groups;
International and supranational Organisations
Language: English; French
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