International Water Management Institute

By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 28th, 2013
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Africa’s largest hydropower project, a new 6,000-megawatt dam on the Blue Nile, has sparked a row between Egypt and Ethiopia. But it could increase the overall water flow in the Nile By William Davison, Christian Science Monitor Egypt is newly worried about a huge Ethiopian dam now under constr...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 16th, 2012
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IRIN Addis Ababa — As Ethiopia’s massive dam-building plans continue to cause disquiet in downstream Egypt, new research suggests there is sufficient water in the Nile for all 10 countries it flows through, and that poverty there could be significantly eased as long as access by small-scale far...
By benim
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Aug 22nd, 2011
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Agricultural methods need to be radically overhauled to ensure food production rises to meet increasing demand but that water resources are not depleted further by doing so, research showed on Monday. A radical overhaul of agriculture could create farms that enhance, rather than degrade, the world...