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The Lesotho Highlands Water Project: Water, Culture, and Environmental Change

  • Robert K. Hitchcock
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Abstract

Southern Africa is facing tremendous challenges when it comes to water. In 2009, half of the 15 states of the Southern African Development Community were considered to be facing serious water-related constraints, and some have been classified as water-scarce.

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Environmental Impact Assessment Water Project World Commission Southern African Development Community Cash Compensation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Center for Global Change and Earth Observations (CGCEO)Michigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA

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