Sudan: Update on the Merowe/ Hamadab Dam Project

July 6, 2005 (Source: IRN) — The Merowe/ Hamadab dam is the largest hydropower project that is presently being developed in Africa. The International Rivers Network and Cornerhouse summarize the responses to their report on the Merowe Dam Project in Sudan published in early May 2005 and other recent developments. The main funder of the project is the China Export Import Bank.