Economic Vision for Regional Nile River Basin Planning

Political Economy: Development Journal, Vol. 4, No. 42, March 07, 2010

11 Pages Posted: 4 Feb 2011 Last revised: 1 Sep 2013

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Issam A.W. Mohamed

Al-Neelain University - Department of Economics

Date Written: February 4, 2010

Abstract

This paper examines a variety of approaches to the issue of Nile river Basin planning with a special reference to the model of The Permanent Joint Technical Commission of the Nile Waters between Sudan and Egypt (PJTC) and experiences from eleven Sub-Saharan African (SSA) River Basin Organizations. The paper also highlights the complexity of regional planning taking into consideration the River Nile unique situation. Furthermore the study stresses the need for a regional planning approach, and suggests the appropriate tools to achieve it.

Keywords: Nile river, Planning, Sharing, Technical Commision

JEL Classification: Q2, Q3, Q20, Q21, Q30, Q31, Q32, Q38, Q39, R00, R11, R12, Q2, Q20, Q21, Q23, Q28, Q29, Z00, Z10

Suggested Citation

Mohamed, Issam A.W., Economic Vision for Regional Nile River Basin Planning (February 4, 2010). Political Economy: Development Journal, Vol. 4, No. 42, March 07, 2010, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1755282

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