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Ex-post economic evaluation of the Bagré dam in Burkina Faso

Ex-post economic evaluation of the Bagré dam
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Edmond Kabore, Frédéric Bazin

This report conducts an ex-post evaluation of the wealth produced by the Bagré dam in Burkina Faso. It provides a financial assessment of the dams for the state and draws lessons for future intervention anbd planning. The report seeks to nurture the wider debate and reflexion on the costs and benefits of large dams in West Africa. 

The Global Water Initiative (GWI) in West Africa, is an initiative funded by the Howard G. Buffett Foundation and implemented by IIED with IUCN.

Please not that this document is only available in French. 

For more information, see our work in Burkina Faso

July 2014

GWI - AWest Africa


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