1 December 2009

Project Status: OngoingOngoing
13/11/2013 - 13/11/2013
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December 2009 - the Executive Secretariat of the Sahara-Sahel Observatory (OSS) received a €1.2 million grant to finance the integrated and concerted water resources management of the aquifer systems of Iullemeden, Taoudeni/Tanezrouft and the Niger River.  The objective of the project is to significantly improve the concerted and sustainable management of water resources of transboundary aquifer systems and the Niger River, thereby improving the living conditions and access to water by the 25 million inhabitants living in the project area.

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Categories: Multinational, Namibia, Niger, Benin, Nigeria, Mali, Guinea, Water knowledge, Integrated water resources management, Transboundary water resources management, Climate change adaptation

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