Lake Chad Basin Commission

  • Nick Heath-Brown
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)


Established by a Convention and Statute signed on 22 May 1964 by Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, and later by the Central African Republic (Sudan has also been admitted as an observer), to regulate and control utilization of the water and other natural resources in the Basin; to initiate, promote and co-ordinate natural resources development projects and research within the Basin area; and to examine complaints and promote settlement of disputes, with a view to promoting regional co-operation.


Official Language Central African Republic Water Transfer Project Chad Basin Integrate Development Plan 
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