Volta Basin Authority (VBA)
Autorité du Bassin de la Volta (ABV)
Volta Basin Technical Committee (VBTC) set up Jul 2004. Draft convention approved Jul 2006. Convention signed 19 Jan 2007, Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso). Statutes signed 16 Nov 2007 and into force 14 Aug 2009.
Promote permanent consultation and sustainable development of the water and related resources of the Volta basin for equitable distribution of benefits towards poverty alleviation and better socio-economic integration.
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Assembly of Heads of State and Government; Council of Ministers in charge of Water Resources; Forum of the Parties; Committee of Experts; Executive Directorate, located in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso).
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