This technical document presents the nexus of water resources and climate change in Africa. It uses the existing knowledge from relevant literature as well as the authors’ extensive work on water management in Africa. The document looks at major global drivers of change and focuses on water as a decisive natural capital that if managed and used effectively can contribute to economic growth, sustainable development and increased food and energy production in Africa.

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Organization: UNECA

Topics: Energy, Water, Adaptation

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2011

Language: English