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Is The Building Of The Gibe III Dam In Ethiopia Helping Or Hindering Development?

The building of the $1.8 billion dam, the Gilgel Gibe III dam, in Ethiopia, began in 2006 and has since become an international point of contention. The government has branded this development project as setting the people in the Lower Omo Valley of Ethiopia on the path to development and modernity. However, it has been┬áreported┬áthat the dam has lowered water levels and has negatively impacted … Continue reading Is The Building Of The Gibe III Dam In Ethiopia Helping Or Hindering Development?