The Renaissance Dam and Nile Waters Ethio-Egyptian Geopolitical Rivalry


Waters of the Nile are vital to both Ethiopia and Egypt

Somalilandsun state preferences and incentives for compliance with international law in a world without a central enforcement mechanism will better illuminate the obstacles that Egypt and Ethiopia face and the likelihood of legal resolution of the conflict argues Daniel Abebe in an article titled “Egypt, Ethiopia, and the Nile: The Economics of International Water Law”
While the Ethiopian and Egyptian rivalry is termed as being solely centered on a dispute over Nile waters and constitutes the longest rivalry in the region argues Goitom Gebreluel in a piece titled “Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam: Ending Africa’s Oldest Geopolitical Rivalry?”