Quantifying the Benefits of Transboundary Water Cooperation in the Nile Basin to Support National and Regional Developments

The guidance booklet on quantifying the benefits of trans-boundary water cooperation in the Nile Basin offers practical and accessible step by step advice to policy makers and other actors, to enable them undertake benefits assessments for their countries or region through a participatory approach. It highlights the wide range of economic, social, environmental, and governance benefits that effective cooperation can generate and provides direction for the assessment of such opportunities. Building on inputs from case studies and experts from around the world, the guidance note is a relevant tool to promote and enhance trans-boundary cooperation through benefit assessments and the integration of their results into policy processes.