This technical document provides an overview of the regional hydrogeological framework of Africa, the current state of knowledge of aquifer systems, their development potential and climate change impacts on groundwater, research gaps, and policy implications for meeting the Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) of accessing clean water and livelihood goals in Africa.

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Organization: UNECA

Topics: Agriculture and Food, Water, Adaptation, Policy Instruments

Type of material: Analytical-Technical Document

Publication date: 2011

Language: English