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Lake Chad Basin Commission

  • Barry Turner
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

Abstract

Established by a Convention and Statute signed on 22 May 1964 by Cameroon, Chad, Niger and Nigeria, and later by the Central African Republic and Sudan, 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.

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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2004

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  • Barry Turner

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