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Partager les bénéfices des grands barrages

Jamie Skinner

Reflect & Act

Une nouvelle vague de projets de barrages en Afrique devrait tirer des enseignements du passé afin d’améliorer les répercussions locales.

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Agriculture in large-scale rice irrigation schemes needs to be made to work for both the state, in terms of economic returns and national food security, and for the smallholders whose livelihoods depend on it. When it comes to the development of new dams and large-scale irrigation, more information is needed about their economic viability and how the water, land, and economic benefits can be shared equitably to support local development.

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