Activity 1.2 - Reframing

4 - Alternative forms of communication

  1. As a scientist carrying out research on the Nile Basin, you are in a privileged position to promote more fruitful communication. Suggest a way in which you can address or challenge the following ways of talking about the Nile Basin
Established way of communicating:

  • It is a competition, my country’s interests come first
  • The Nile belongs to… 
  • This is a security issue
  • They are purposely being difficult/they don’t want us to have access to…