• Connect With Us:
  • Niger Basin environmental, socio-economic analysis awarded

    The Niger Basin authority has awarded a contract to a Canadian bidder to evaluate the management of environmental and socio-economic information in the Niger River Basin.

    L'Autorite du Bassin du Niger (ABN) awarded a US$184,365 contract to CRC SOGEMA in association with Centre d'Applications et de Recherches en Teledetection (CARTEL) of Universite de Sherbrooke, of Canada. The winning bid was chosen from among four competitors.

    ABN had called for an engineering and design firm with experience in the field of environment and specializing in problems of management of data and environmental and socio-economic information. The winning venture is to: review previous documents of site visits and meetings with institutions; identify agencies producing basin data and analyze its sufficiency; create a data base of standardized information, and define relevant indicators for sustainable development of the Niger Basin. (HNN 5/29/07)

    ABN member states include Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, and Chad.

    Hydro Industry Financials

    Buyers Guide Products

    PTFE-lined Thrust Shoes for VRA Akosombo, Ghana

    Designed, manufactured, delivered replacement P...

    Most Read Articles

    Recent Comments

    Buyers Guide Companies

    Vesconite

    Entec AG Consulting & Engineering

    Offers long-standing experience and is highly q...

    BG Consulting Engineers Ltd

    With subsidiaries in Switzerland, France and Al...

    NuPlanet (Pty) Ltd

    A small hydro power developer, owner and operat...

    NuPlanet

    Specializes in comprehensive turnkey maintenanc...

    Continuing Education

    Professional Development Hours
    To access a course listing associated to a specific topic listed below, click on the topic of choice from the list below.

    12/01/2013
    Volume 32, Issue 10
    file
    11/01/2013
    Volume 21, Issue 6
    1311hrw-cvr

    Archived Articles

    2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 2011 | 2012 | 2013
    Hydro Review Past Issues

    Premium Content AD Promo Space