Is Egypt Hindering the Construction of the Grand Ethiopian Dam?

According to The Ethiopian Herald, Ethiopia's exclusion from the 1929 and 1959 treaties which grant Egypt the lion's share of the water resources from the Blue Nile are "unacceptable" in the modern day since the country contributes 86 per cent of water to the river.



  • Egypt:   Egypt Behind the Diplomacy

    Ethiopian Herald, 15 November 2016

    Some five years back, the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi laid down the cornerstone of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), with the objective of elevating the energy… Read more »

Construction of GERD Dam.