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Managing Flows for Sustainable Development

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Amazon
5888268 km2
Countries
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
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Partners: Global Water Partnership (South Africa)
IUCN
South Africa Department of Water Affairs
UNESCO FEWSNET
WaterNet
Countries: Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Regions: Limpopo, Okavango, Save, South Africa, Zambezi
Project SDGs:
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Services Needed: No services needed/offered
Project Type: Collective Action
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jan. 2007  »  Dec. 2007
Project Website: www.waterandnature.org/en/regions/east-southern-africa/past-...
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 53%

Project Overview

The project aimed to build awareness and capacity for environmental flows assessment in the basin and identify institutional and legal mechanisms for mainstreaming environmental flows. Interest in environmental flows in the region had been promoted by the South African Water Law, which like the water policy in Tanzania, calls for prioritization of water allocation to meet the basic needs of people and nature. Learning was a major focus of the project.

Project Results

To catalyse understanding of environmental flows and applications in development

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