Nile Development Initiatives: Cooperation and Conflict in the Nile Basin

Sherif Roushdy


This paper examines three of the major developmental initiatives in the Nile Basin related to the use of Nile water. It provides an assessment of their terms, strengths and weaknesses in the context of an ever-changing political
landscape reflecting the clash between the political tensions in the basin on one hand, and the dire need for mutual economic and developmental cooperation on the other.


Water; Nile Basin; Economic Cooperation; Development

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