The project aims to improve the understanding of available groundwater resources and demonstrate how to optimise the joint use of surface and ground waters. It covers three shared aquifers involving seven countries: Kagera aquifer shared by Burundi, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda; Mt. Elgon aquifer shared by Kenya and Uganda and Gedaref-Adigrat aquifer share by Ethiopia and Sudan.
Nile Basin Initiative – USD 5.3 million groundwater project kicks off
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