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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.
Research Article // Financial feasibility of developing solar irrigation…
By Hua Xie and Claudia Ringler. This study finds that solar-powered groundwater irrigation is a financially viable energy solution across most…
Study // Lessons Learned Study: Insights gained from the Nexus Regional…
The Nexus Regional Dialogues Programme, which ran from 2016 to 2023, sought to identify the most effective institutional arrangements, methodologies…
Report // Institutionalisation of the WEFE Nexus in the Niger Basin
By Ousmane Seidou and colleagues. In less than one year the Niger Basin Authority, an intergovernmental body tasked with the sustainable development…
Nexus Dialogue in the Niger Basin // WEF Nexus Accelerator Programme…
This is a collection of all articles that have been published regarding the WEF Nexus start up accelerator programme conducted throughout Phase II of…
Research Article // Designing innovative solutions for the Water, Energy…
By Jean-Baptiste Decoppet and colleagues. This report analyses WEF-based applications and business models in the Niger Basin region and the Middle…