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IGRAC and EC
IGRAC carried out a project on Managed Aquifer Recharge (MAR) in the transboundary Merti Aquifer, shared between Kenya and Somalia. The project was commissioned by IGAD Inland Water Resources Management Programme (IGAD-INWRMP), which a programme funded by the European Commission (EC).
In addition, IGRAC is currently involved in the another EC funded project: FREEWAT. This project aims at promoting water resource management by simplifying the application of the Water Framework Directive and other EU water related Directives.