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Feasibility study for a convention between the State and local communities affected by Fomi dam in the Republic of Guinea
Bureau ISADES (Guinea)
This is a feasibility study for the development of a convention between the state of Guinea and the communities affected by the building of the Fomi dam. The study was developed through the financial and technical support of the Global Water Initiative (GWI) programme in West Africa to the government of Guinea in its implementation of the Environmental and Social Management Plan (PGES) for the Fomi dam, in accordance with best practice in population relocation and local development.