Corpus ID: 19281477

Nile River’s Basin Dispute: Perspectives of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)

@inproceedings{Yihdego2017NileRB,
  title={Nile River’s Basin Dispute: Perspectives of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)},
  author={Dr. Yohannes Yihdego and Alamgir Khalil},
  year={2017}
}
Transboundary river basins are under increasing pressure due to population growth, agricultural and industrial developments, and climate change, as well as river pollution. Water scarcity is on the increase due to the increasing gap between water demands and supply. This will result in more tensions, disputes, conflicts, and deadlocks in negotiations over water distribution, length of time it takes to fill the reservoir, and allocation. Ethiopia is building the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam… Expand

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