The Sahara Canal Project has a lot of aspects that need to be looked at. In this section we aim to give an overview, or the start of an overview of all benefits and aspects that relate to the actual building and future presence of the canal. Where possible we include our own proposals and practical solutions for foreseeable situations.

1.500.000.000.000.

$ 1.500.000.000.000,-

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Yes, you read it correctly: fifteen-hundred-billion-dollars. The estimated costs of building the Sahara Canal. Is this a lot?

Solve the Refugee Crisis

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People flee the African continent en masse, often consiously accepting the perils of the journey ahead. The effect is described as a refugee crisis. What can we do to change this?
Water

Water

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In order to revitalize the region a structural change will need to made. The world knows water projects. It is time for water in the Sahara.
Revegetation

Revegetation

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Once the African continent was nicknamed ‘longue of the earth’, as much as that holds any truth today, the Sahara region does not contribute to that statement anymore. It is possible to revegetate the Sahara region.
Jobs

Jobs

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The number of jobs the Sahara Canal Project would create is unparalled. People who are looking to go to eg. Europe, will no longer need to. There would be plenty of work in Africa. This is just a short introduction of foreseeable sectors where work opportunities will be created.
Income

Income

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In this world regions without jobs and income seem to not really count, seem to fall behind. If one has no income, one relies on welfare. This aid is at hand, but is this sustainable? read an introduction how the Sahara Canal can change this.

Energy

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The world demand for energy increases. The Sahara Canal would provide a huge resource for energy production. This in turn would generate local income. A proposition is hydro energy. Read more and share your thoughts.
Education

Education

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Both the construction phase and in finished state the Sahara Canal provides huge possibilities for education. Students can profit from the knowledge base provided by the construction, while afterwards funds can be allocated for creating learning facilities.
Project Information

Project Information

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The Sahara Canal Project – for now – is a study and research project. The main objective is to realize the Sahara Canal.
Benefits

Benefits

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The Sahara region – today – is a big expanding sandbox. Its purpose is, well what is its purpose? In what way do the Sahara countries benefit from this desert?