The Nile Basin Initiative Secretariat (Nile-SEC) is responsible for the development and ongoing operation of the Nile Information System.

The Nile Information System is presented by the Nile Basin Initiative for the purpose of disseminating technical information generated by the organization for the benefit of the Nile Riparians.

The Nile-SEC monitors the quality of the information available on the Nile-IS and updates the information regularly.

However, the Nile-SEC does not guarantee, and accepts no legal liability whatsoever arising from or connected to, the accuracy, reliability, currency or completeness of any material contained on this web site or on any linked site.

The Nile-SEC recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to their use of this web site and that users carefully evaluate the accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance of the material on the web site for their purposes.

This web site is not a substitute for independent professional advice and users should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances.

The material on this web site may include the views or recommendations of third parties, which do not necessarily reflect the views of the Nile-SEC or the NBI at large, or indicate its commitment to a particular course of action.

Security of the Nile Information System

The Nile applies a range of security controls to protect its web site from unauthorized access. However, users should be aware that the World Wide Web is an insecure public network that gives rise to a potential risk that a user's transactions are being viewed, intercepted or modified by third parties or that files which the user downloads may contain computer viruses, disabling codes, worms or other devices or defects.

The Nile Basin Initiative accepts no liability for any interference with or damage to a user's computer system, software or data occurring in connection with or relating to this web site or its use. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from this site is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage the user's computer system, software or data.

Links to external web sites

This site may contain links to other web sites that are external to the Nile Basin Initiative. The Nile-SEC takes reasonable care in linking web sites but has no direct control over the content of the linked web sites, the changes that may occur to the content on those web sites, or the security arrangements applying to those web sites. It is the responsibility of users to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and completeness of information contained on linked external web sites.

Links to external web sites do not constitute an endorsement or a recommendation of any material on those web sites or of any third party products or services offered by, from or through those web sites. Users of links provided by this web site are responsible for being aware of which organization is hosting the web site they visit.

We make every reasonable effort to maintain links to current and accurate information. Please contact us to report any broken links.