Addis Ababa October 28/2020 (ENA) Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan have reached an settlement on the resumption of the tripartite negotiation to debate and finalize within the coming seven days.
The digital negotiation among the many Ministers of Overseas Affairs and Water Affairs of the three international locations over the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam commenced on Tuesday.
The assembly is convened by the Minister of Worldwide Relations and Cooperation of the South Africa and Chairperson of AU Govt Council, on a letter addressed to the three international locations on October 21, 2020.
The ministers deliberated on the resumption of the tripartite negotiation on the Nice Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) inside the AU framework.
Settlement can also be reached to renew the tripartite negotiation as per the understanding reached following the session of President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa and Chairperson of the AU with the heads of states and governments of the three international locations in mid-October.
Accordingly, the international locations are anticipated to debate and finalize within the coming seven days, the best way ahead and the workable timeline for the negotiation, to slim gaps on excellent points.
In addition they agreed to report the outcomes achieved to the Ministers of Overseas Affairs and Ministers of Water Affairs of the three international locations at their subsequent assembly.
The following technical assembly is anticipated to be held within the coming few days underneath the chairmanship of the Minister of Water Affairs of Sudan.