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Sudan worried over Ethiopia’s plan to go ahead with filling of Nile dam

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Sudan has expressed concern over Ethiopia’s announcement of it’s intention to carry on with the second phase of filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Yasir Abbas, Sudan’s Irrigation and Water Resources Minister, expressed the concern on Thursday, January 7, 2021. “The announcement by the Ethiopian Minister of Irrigation and Energy on his country’s intention to ...

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Sudan expresses ‘reservation’ on tripartite meeting on controversial dam

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Sudan says it has “reservations” over participation in the Tripartite Ministerial meeting involving Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia on filling and operation of the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) being built on the Blue Nile. Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam In a statement issued on Monday, January 4, 2021, the state-owned Sudan News Agency quoted the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources ...

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Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan hold talks on Nile Dam

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Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan held a virtual meeting over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) issue. Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam The Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said this in a statement issued in Addis Ababa. The statement said that the three countries’ ministers exchanged views on the continuation of the trilateral negotiation focusing on a draft document presented by the ...

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Water Affairs ministers of Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt meet on controversial dam

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Ministers of Water Affairs of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt have held a virtual trilateral meeting on the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam According to the Ethiopian Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy, observers and experts assigned by the Bureau of the African Union (AU) Assembly attended the meeting, which was held on Wednesday, November 4, ...

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Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan resume talks on disputed dam

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Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have resumed negotiations on the filling and operation of a controversial dam being built by Addis Ababa on the Blue Nile. Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam The online meeting on Monday, August 3, 2020 between the three Nile basin countries is the second of a new round of talks brokered by the African Union to resolve the ...

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Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia deadlocked on Nile dam in new talks

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Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have failed to reach agreement at a new round of talks hosted by the African Union to regulate the flow of water from the giant Blue Nile hydropower dam built by Addis Ababa, the three countries said. Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam The AU launched its mediation effort recently, involving 11 online sessions to end the deadlock ...

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SAWAP 2017: Sudan showcases sustainable natural resources scheme

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“The best way to sustain lives is by sustaining natural resources.” Those were the apt words of a Sudanese official as he summarises the idea behind the Sudan Sustainable Natural Resources Management Project (SSNRMP). With an objective to increase the adoption of sustainable land and water management (SLWM) practices in targeted landscapes, the SSNRMP was showcased at the 4th Sahel ...

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