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2012 Status Report on the Application of Integrated Approaches to Water Resources Management in Africa

This report is based on data collected from 40 African countries responding to a questionnaire circulated by UN-Water as part of a global survey to determine progress towards sustainable management of water resources using integrated approaches, also known as integrated water resources management (IWRM).

This regional report for Africa has been prepared at the request of the African Minister’s Council on Water (AMCOW), which serves as the African Union’s (AU) technical arm on water and sanitation. Government officials from 40 countries provided detailed responses on the status of application of Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) for year 2011.

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