The RAMOTSWA Project leaves behind a lasting legacy

A two-and-a-half-day workshop to mark the official end of the RAMOTSWA Transboundary Aquifer Project took place at the Avani Hotel in Gaborone, Botswana from April 9 to 11 2019. Delegates drawn from the two governments of Botswana and South Africa, regional organisations Southern Africa Development Community Groundwater Management Institute (SADC-GMI)…

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Malawi and Mozambique deliberate on the Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis of the Shire River Aquifer System

Participants drawn mostly from government departments of Malawi and Mozambique converged at the Lotus Serendib Hotel in Blantyre for a two-day workshop hosted by the Southern African Development Community – Groundwater Management Institute SADC GMI and IWMI with the aim of presenting the Transboundary Diagnostic Analysis (TDA) of the Shire…

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The Limpopo Watercourse Commission (LIMCOM) in Southern Africa launches its first-ever Groundwater Committee

The Limpopo Watercourse Commission (LIMCOM), which coordinates shared international water issues among its four riparian states – Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa and Zimbabwe – recently formalized a cooperation mechanism focusing on groundwater resources and management. The mechanism will facilitate and promote the conjunctive management of surface water and groundwater resources…

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