South Africa

South Africa Reference
Country: Germany
Project title: Transboundary Water Management for water experts from SADC (Angola, Namibia, Botswana, Mozambique, Zimbabwe)
Project period: November 2007
Client: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ) German Technical Cooperation
Target: Transboundary water management in African countries – knowledge transfer for environment protection
Services rendered: The experts talked to gtz and KfW about the transboundary sustainable water management in Africa, difficulties involved, support by gtz, support by KfW. They listened to lectures about the German water sector and undertook excursions to water reservoirs, water authorities, international river protection commissions, to waterworks and consultants active in water projects. In small group workshops the experts discussed the chances of knowledge transfer into African water infrastructures.