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Barnes, J. and Wamunyima, D. 2009. Okavango River Basin Technical Diagnostic Analysis: Environmental Flow Module, Final Specialist Report


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Okavango River Basin Technical Diagnostic Analysis: Environmental Flow Module.

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An Environmental Protection and Sustainable Management of the Okavango River Basin (EPSMO) Project is being implemented under the auspices of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UN-FAO). One of the activities is to complete a transboundary diagnostic assessment (TDA) for the purpose of developing a Strategic Action Plan for the basin. The TDA is an analysis of current and future possible causes of transboundaryrnissues between the three countries of the basin: Angola, Namibia and Botswana. The Okavango Basin Steering Committee (OBSC) of the Okavango River Basin Water Commission (OKACOM) noted during a March 2008 meeting in Windhoek, Namibia, that future trans-boundary issues within the Okavango River basin are likely to occur due to developments that would modify flow regimes. The OBSC also noted that there was inadequate information about the physico-chemical, ecological and socioeconomic effects ofrnsuch possible developments. OBSC recommended at this meeting that an Environmental Flow Assessment (EFA) be carried out to predict possible development-driven changes in the flow regime of the Okavango River system, the related ecosystem changes, and the consequent impacts on people using the river's resources.

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