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The River Nile in the post-colonial age : conflict and cooperation among the Nile Basin countries

Author: Terje Tvedt
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Nile Basin is a vast and varied area of 350 million people. Parts of the basin have become the very symbols of African misery, suffering drought, genocide, state failure and aid dependency. At its heart lies the Nile itself. Yet whilst the importance of the river is well documented for the colonial period there is no comprehensive account of its management after independence. "The River Nile in the Post-Colonial  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Terje Tvedt
ISBN: 9781845119706 1845119703
OCLC Number: 314632682
Description: vi, 293 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. About the importance of Studying the Modern History of the Countries of the Nile Basin in a Nile Perspective/ Terje Tvedt ---
2. Burundi and the Nile: Water Resource Development and National Development/ Pascal Nkurunziza ---
3. Rwanda and the Nile: Water Plans and their Implementation/ Balagira Robert ---
4. Unlocking Economic Growth and Development Potential: The Nile Basin Approach in Tanzania/ Honest Prosper Ngowi ---
5. The Congo Nile: Water Usae, Policies and Challenges/ Raphael M. Tshimanga ---
6. The Nile Waters and the Socio-economic Development of Western Kenya/ Mary C. Mwiandi ---
7. Independent Uganda and the Nile: Hydroelectric Projects and Plans/ James Mulira ---
8. Institutional Development and Water Management in the Ethiopian Nile Basin/ Yacob Arsano ---
9. The History of the Nile Waters in the Sudan/ Fadwa Taha ---
10. Egypt and Collective Action Mechanisms in the Nile Basin/ Hosam E. Rabie Elemam 11. Some Conceptual Issues Regarding the Study of Inter-state Relationships in River Basins/ Terje Tvedt.
Other Titles: Conflict and cooperation among the Nile Basin countries
Responsibility: edited by Terje Tvedt.

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