Groundwater Futures in Sub-Saharan Africa

Developing the scientific basis and participatory management processes by which groundwater resources can be used sustainably for poverty alleviation.

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11/11/2016

GroFutures at AWAC 2016 in Tanzania

Professor Japhet Kashaigili presented recent research from the GroFutures Site Observatory in Tanzania (Makutapora) at the 4th Annual Conference (AWAC 2016) of the Association of Tanzanian Water Suppliers (ATAWAS) held on 8th and 9th November 2016 in Dodoma, Tanzania. Under the theme of “Knowledge, Capacity and Learning in the Water and…

GROFUTURES FOCUSES ON

Reducing uncertainty in the renewability and quantity of accessible groundwater to meet future demands for food, water and environmental services.

Promoting inclusion of poor people’s voices in decision-making processes on groundwater development pathways.

Intensified groundwater dependency as demand for food and water rises and variability in rainfall and river flow increases due to climate change.