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African governments signing away water rights for decades
African governments signing away water rights for decades

By Mike Shanahan A paper published today by IIED warns that African governments are signing away water rights for decades with insufficient regard for how this will affect millions of local users, including fishing, farming and pastoralist communities. The water rights often feature in the growing number of large land deals that governments are signing […]

African governments signing away water rights for decades
African governments signing away water rights for decades

By Mike Shanahan A paper published today by IIED warns that African governments are signing away water rights for decades with insufficient regard for how this will affect millions of local users, including fishing, farming and pastoralist communities. The water rights often feature in the growing number of large land deals that governments are signing […]