The Nile River Basin : Water, Agriculture, Governance and Livelihoods.

The Nile provides freshwater not only for domestic and industrial use, but also for irrigated agriculture, hydropower dams and the vast fisheries resource of the lakes of Central Africa. The Nile River Basin covers the whole Nile Basin and is based on the results of three major research projects sup...

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Main Author: Awulachew, Seleshi Bekele.
Other Authors: Smakhtin, Vladimir., Molden, David., Peden, Don.
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013.
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Summary:The Nile provides freshwater not only for domestic and industrial use, but also for irrigated agriculture, hydropower dams and the vast fisheries resource of the lakes of Central Africa. The Nile River Basin covers the whole Nile Basin and is based on the results of three major research projects supported by the Challenge Program on Water and Food (CPWF). It provides unique and up-to-date insights on agriculture, water resources, governance, poverty, productivity, upstream-downstream linkages, innovations, future plans and their implications. Specifically, the book elaborat.
Physical Description:1 online resource (345 pages)
ISBN:9781136469442
1136469443