Cooperative venture between nations who share the waters of the Nile river to achieve water security and avert conflicts over water resources. Members include Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda. Eritrea is as an observer.
“Nile Basin Initiative”, in:
International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who, Edited by: Jennifer Dilworth, Megan Stuart-Jones.
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