Objectives of the dialogue

The present project aims at contributing to the harmonious development of West Africa and regional integration through the implementation of a water sector infrastructures dialogue.
The specific objectives are the following:

  • To come to an agreement between basin organisations and member states on consultation mechanisms and priority development and regional integration facilities
  • To assess and debate the impacts of infrastructures on regional integration
  • To implement the ECOWAS diplomatic set up in support of priority projects and find  solutions for the infrastructures that generate adverse impacts or risks of conflict, including a dialogue with development partners.

An ECOWAS/WRCC initiative supported by IUCN

Problem statement

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