A Critical Assessment of the Legal Principles Underlying the Nile River Basin Cooperative Framework Agreement

21 Journal of Water Law (2011)

Posted: 19 Jan 2013

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Abadir Ibrahim

St. Thomas University - School of Law

Date Written: 2011

Abstract

In May 2010, upper riparian states of the Nile opened the Nile Basin Cooperative Framework Agreement for signature. The article studies what the legal effects of the treaty are going to be if and when ratified and put into effect by the pertinent states.

Keywords: International watercourses law, Nile, Ethiopia, Egypt, Nile Basin Cooperative Framework, Water War, hegemony

Suggested Citation

Ibrahim, Abadir, A Critical Assessment of the Legal Principles Underlying the Nile River Basin Cooperative Framework Agreement (2011). 21 Journal of Water Law (2011). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2202908

Abadir Ibrahim (Contact Author)

St. Thomas University - School of Law ( email )

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