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Agreement establishing the framework for general cooperation between Egypt and Ethiopia

Document type
Bilateral
Field of application
Regional/restricted
Date
Jul 1, 1993
Source
FAO, FAOLEX;  IUCN (ID: TRE-152361)
Title (Other)

اتفاقية اقامة اطار عام للتعاون بين مصر وإثيوبيا

Place of adoption
Cairo
Language
English
Subject
Water
Keyword
Inland waters International agreement-text Freshwater resources management Basin/catchment/watershed
Abstract

The two Parties, recognizing the importance of the conservation and protection of the Nile waters, agree that the issue of the Nile water shall be worked out in detail on the basis of the rules and principles of international law. The two Parties will create appropriate mechanism for periodic consultations on matters of mutual concern and shall endeavour towards a framework for effective cooperation among countries in the Nile basin for the promotion of common interest in the development of the basin.

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Countries Entry into force
Egypt -
Ethiopia -