Lake Nasser Flood Control, Egypt

Integration of climate change uncertainty in flood and drought management around Lake Nasser

Posted on 1 September 2013


The project objectives are to design a complete modelling system for risk assessment and mitigation measures for different drought and flood control scenarios of Lake Nasser regulations. The project also aimes at reinforcing regional cooperation within the Nile basin to ensure an integrated Nile basin management. The project consists of the following components:

  • enhancement of modelling facilities of the Nile Forcast Center;
  • assessment of drought and flood management alternatives;
  • training on climate change and impact assessment for the Nile basin.

Project location

Project partners

  • Royal HaskoningDHV