Botswana Lesotho Namibia South Africa About Tutorial Glossary Document Centre Image Gallery Maps Google Earth
Home The River Basin People and the River Governance Meeting the Water Challenge
Resource Management  


send a general website comment

report a specific problem with this page

The Value of Water: Water Stock Accounts:



Although no water accounts have been compiled for Lesotho to date, a discussion about the economic valuation of water in Lesotho can be found in the Lange et al. (2007) study: Water accounting for the Orange River Basin: An economic perspective on managing a transboundary resource.

Maletsunyane River - one of the many sources of water that will be included in the accounts.
Source:Lesotho Water Commission 2009
( click to enlarge )



Explore the sub-basins of the Orange-Senqu River

Explore the water management systems around the basin - including intra-basin transfers and sectoral water requirements

Investigate the dams and water infrastructure in the Orange-Senqu basin

Tour video scenes along the Orange-Senqu River related to Meeting the Water Challenge

Listen to a panel discussion about the history and challenges in the Orange-Senqu basin

Explore how hydroelectric dams work

You are here: Home Page > Resource Management > The Value of Water > Water Stock Accounts > Lesotho