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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08/09/2016

GroFutures launch in transboundary Iullemmeden Basin

GroFutures  was launched in the transboundary Iullemmeden Basin at a workshop held at Abdou Moumouni University (UAM) of Niamey in Niger on 23rd August 2016. The workshop was opened by the Vice Chancellor, Hon. Professor Amadou Boureima, and welcomed by the Director General of Water Resources in the Ministry of…

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 rise and variability in rainfall and river flow increases due to climate change.