2022 Slated as New Deadline for Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
The construction project, which was launched in April 2011 and expected to be completed by 2017, has been delayed by four years due to a design change, GERD Project Manager Eng. Kifle Horo has said.
Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam under construction (file photo).
African Union, 7 November 2018
The African Union Commission took journalists from across the continent on a tour of the largest hydropower project in Africa, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) today. Read more »
Although Ethiopia has marketed the dam as the most successful homegrown infrastructure project in the region, largely because it is being funded from local resources, a critical ... Read more »