Water Experts have been urged to adopt a different approach in water resources development and management if they are to increase effective stakeholder participation at community level.
The planet is heating up, almost certainly due to the increase in greenhouse gases caused by human activity, and the signs are beginning to show. Debate on climate change and its link to natural disasters has been revived in the wake of recent floods that inundated some parts of the Zambezi river basin following a prolonged drought.
Four southern African countries have launched National Steering Committees (NSCs) under the Zambezi River Basin Action Plan Project 6, Phase II (ZACPRO6 II). The committees are expected to facilitate the coordination of activities in the river basin.