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Water planning in arid Sudan

by Andrew Shepherd

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Published by Published for the Development Administration Group, Institute of Local Government Studies, University of Birmingham, by Ithaca Press in London, Atlantic Highlands, NJ .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sudan.
    • Subjects:
    • Water-supply -- Sudan.,
    • Arid regions -- Sudan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementAndrew Shepherd, Malcolm Norris, John Watson.
      SeriesMiddle East science policy studies ;, no. 10
      ContributionsNorris, Malcolm., Watson, J. R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD319.S74 S54 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 207 p. ;
      Number of Pages207
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2727598M
      ISBN 100863720722, 086372082X
      LC Control Number86021491

      Sudan is the largest country in Africa and tenth largest country in the world by area. It is bordered by Egypt to the north, the Red Sea to the northeast, Eritrea and Ethiopia to the east, Kenya and Uganda to the southeast, the Congo and the Central African Republic to the southwest, Chad to the west and Libya to the northwest. has a strong history of implementing water projects in Ethiopia. started working with regional NGO partners in the country in and reached , people with improved water and sanitation access through these community partnerships. In we began piloting lending for water and sanitation with microfinance institutions.

      • Water quality acceptable to beneficiaries (taste and appearance) • Safe water for human consumption can be assured with proper O&M and simple disinfections techniques if needed. • Useful in arid and semi arid region (rainfall between and mm) – even semi-desert . Many countries in the world have made great efforts, to remedy the water shortage, by providing financial and technical backing, for water desalination, treatment of wastewater and improved management and conservation techniques. Water ministries, universities and research centres have supported scientific research, and applied the most recent technologies, in search of new and alternative.

      Purchase Arid Land Irrigation in Developing Countries - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN , Report On Water Provision In Arid Region Recommendation report for water provision methods in an arid or semi-arid region 1 Introduction Water shortage is a very serious problem in arid and semi-arid regions such as Australia These regions are very vulnerable to drought, and the impacts drought tends to be more serious for the environment and the communities which rely on the land for food.


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