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Description The mandate of the Commission is to sustainably and equitably manage the Lake Chad Waters and the other transboundary resources (including the aquatic resources) of the Lake Chad Basin. Area of competenceThe jurisdiction of the LCBC extends to the Conventional Basin (967 000 sqkm, without Libya) made of three (3) regions in Cameroon, three (3) in Central African Republic, two (2) in Niger and six (6) States in Nigeria, and the entire Chad Republic.
CBLT area of competence - Inland waters
The boundaries and names shown and the designations used on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of FAO concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers and boundaries. Dashed lines on maps represent approximate border lines for which there may not yet be full agreement.
Species and stocks coverageSustainable and equitable management of the Lake Chad waters and other transboundary water resources of the Lake Chad Basin. Members

Member: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Libya, Niger, Nigeria.

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