Ethiopia: Nile Basin Survives Better With Cooperation

[Addis Fortune]After a stalemate had run deep over the construction of the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the meeting of the Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on the sidelines of the 23rd AU Summit in Malabo, in June 26, 2014, offered a new opportunity. The meeting signalled a new era of engagement to turn the Nile from an epicentre of resource crisis to a symbol of cooperation.