Nile Basin Initiative
(65 words)

General Profile

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.



Chair: Sam Cheptoris (Uganda)

Nile Basin Initiative, P.O. Box 192, Entebbe, Uganda. Tel: +256 414 321424, e-mail: nbisec@nilebasin.org, URL: http://www.nilebasin.org/

Cite this page
“Nile Basin Initiative”, in: International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who, Edited by: Jennifer Dilworth, Megan Stuart-Jones. Consulted online on 22 July 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1570-6664_iyb_SIM_org_39243>



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