More work on the dam already allows for the commencement of the second phase. Ethiopia began filling the facilities of the dam in 2020. The dam is in the advance stage of construction on the Blue Nile which shares a border with Sudan. The move has unsettled authorities in Sudan and Egypt.
May 26, 2021
The U.S. Department of State in a statement has announced that its Special Envoy for the Horn of…
May 4, 2021
Sudan is requesting a four-man mediation in talks over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as the Ethiopian…
March 16, 2021
Ethiopia Chief of General Staff, Birhanu Jula Gelalcha, has blamed “a third party” for his country’s border role…
January 21, 2021
With the African Union mediating, Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia have been negotiating over legal and technical issues which relate to the filling and operation of the GERD.
January 11, 2021
Sudan has expressed concern over Ethiopia’s announcement of it’s intention to carry on with the second phase of…
January 8, 2021
Sunday, Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia on Sunday unanimously agreed to temporarily suspend the tripartite talks over the GERD for one week and resume on January 10.
January 5, 2021
Previous talks between Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia, have failed to produce an agreement on the filling and operation of the vast reservoir behind the 145-metre tall Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)
January 4, 2021
Support is coming from Sudan for the new dam in Ethiopia. The person is a Sudanese expert on…
November 4, 2020
Sudan has rejected Ethiopia’s proposal to sign a partial agreement for the first filling of the Ethiopian Renaissance…
May 14, 2020