The Nexus Regional Dialogue in the Niger Basin
Working to effectively integrate resource management of the Basin
Five regional and national appropriation and consultation workshops on Nexus implementations
Nexus application strategies developed for major multi-purpose dams: Fomi and Kandadji
Nexus mainstreatming into operational and investment planning of the Niger Basin - 350 projects
The NBA Ministerial Council and Regional Piloting Committees officially validated the work done
Nexus country profiles for the 9 basin countries and a Nexus basin-wide profile have been published
Peace & Security
Adding a Peace & Security dimension to Nexus: new financing approved for peace building in the basin through Nexus-based natural resource management
The Nexus approach kicks into gear
Building on the successes of the first phase, Phase II of the Niger Basin Nexus Dialogue Project will focus on the practical application of the Nexus approach.
The main objectives include:
- Mainstreaming of the Nexus through policy and investment dialogue events.
- Tailored trainings at regional and national level (e.g. Mali, Niger, Guinea) on Nexus tools, applications and bottom-up policy implications and recommendations.
- Tangible benefits of Nexus approach through support and documentation of demonstration projects (e.g. applying cost-benefit analysis).
- Preparation of large/medium scale Nexus investment projects.
Recording // Water, climate, and borders - The role of River Basin…
This is the recording of the session "Water, climate, and borders - The role of River Basin Cooperation for Climate Resilience", that took place at…
Research Article // Quantifying the Sustainability of Water Availability…
By Jie Yang and colleagues. Meeting the growing demands for fresh water, food, and energy while maintaining the sustainability of eco-systems is a…
Key Note by the Executive Secretary of the Niger Basin Authority
Key note by M. Abderahim Bireme Hamid, Executive Secretary of the Niger Basin Authority on using the nexus approach for advancing transboundary…
Technical Report // Climate-related Security Risks and Peacebuilding in…
By Farah Hegazi, Florian Krampe and Elizabeth Smith. This new SIPRI Policy Paper ‘Climate-related Security Risks and Peacebuilding in Mali’ sheds…
Publication // Challenges and Opportunities in the Operationalization of…
By Ousmane Seidou, Fatoumata Maiga, Claudia Ringler, Spela Kalcic, Luca Ferrini. The authors identify the benefits of applying the nexus approach in…