Strategy for the Project
task force was established to produce a comprehensive communication
strategy for the project.
the aim to foster confidence building and creating a Nile
Basin community, the spirit of Nile cooperation currently
established among water professionals and leaders needs
to be extended to a wider spectrum of stakeholders.
information products developed by the project could contribute
to this process.
developed strategy directs the project’s communication
Strengthening the knowledge of government officials, decision-makers,
and the general public on the physical characteristics of
the Nile basin, and the national issues and interests of
the riparians and respective stake-holders.
• Timely informing decision-makers and the general
public on possible future resource scarcity in the Nile
basin in order to have sufficient lead time to develop effective
communication tools include posters, scenarios of the future
presented as easily accessible narratives, and the project’s
web site. Further tools include stories for children and
a photo contest, which are expected to promote awareness
at early age of the shared Nile future.
are harmonized with the SVP Confidence Building and Stakeholder
Involvement (CBSI) project.