This policy document provides the following key messages to decision makers in Africa:

-Many vital water resources in Africa are already under pressure.
-Climate change plus population increase will add to the pressure on Africa’s water resources.
-A wide variety of options exist to help Africa adapt its water management systems to a changing climate.
-Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) is key to effective and efficient management of water resources.

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Organization: UNECA, African Union Commission, African Development Bank

Topics: Water, Environment, Adaptation, COP22 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Policy Document

Publication date: 2013

Language: English