SADC Tops Global Water Cooperation Ranking

17 Sep 2015 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
LUSAKA, Zambia

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) ranks at the top of a global comparison of indicators of water cooperation, SADC Water Sector communications expert Barbara Lopi said in a statement this week.India-based international think tank Strategic Foresight Group’s (SFG) Water Cooperation Quotient Index 2015 gave the SADC a Water Cooperation Quotient score of 100.The quotient includes 10 indicators created to measure the intensity of cooperation in managing shared water resources in river basins throughout the world. The indicators include legal, political, technical, environmental, economic and institutional aspects...

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