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8 Sep 2022
At World Water Week, The Water Diplomat caught up with Dr Eman Soliman, Head of Planning at Egypt’s Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation. Dr. Tobias Schmitz: Thank you very much for your time, Dr Soliman. I would very much like to talk to you about the preparations for Cairo Water Week as well as all the preparations that have been taking place...
6 Sep 2022
In a new development of ongoing tensions between Egypt and Ethiopia over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Egyptian authorities insist on a diplomatic way out and have filed a complaint with the UN’s Security Council. The authorities in Cairo claim that Ethiopia refuses to share Dam plans, something which they view as essential in a project of great dimensions such as this one which will have an impact on on the Nile’s water flow...
1 Aug 2022 CAIRO, Egypt
Financing will support two key sectors to deliver ambitious plans that aim to accelerate sustainable management of water resources and further develop desalination and wastewater treatment projects.
18 Jun 2022 CAIRO, Egypt
Nile Basin cross-border cooperation urged at conclusion of water training programmes hosted in Egypt.
17 Jun 2022 CAIRO
The desalination expansion project aims to raise the total water capacity of desalination plants in the country to about 1.4 million cubic meters per day.
31 May 2022 CAIRO, Egypt
IS-affiliates in Egypt attack water pumping station in Sinai and flee. Government sends out strong message on Facebook.
12 May 2022 CAIRO, Egypt
Integrated water resource management, deployment of modern water reuse technology and information sharing are embedded in new Egypt-Netherlands protocol.
26 Apr 2022 CAIRO, Egypt
Africa Union efforts to conclude agreement inconclusive; water conservation projects in Egypt fall short of meeting needs.
1 Apr 2022 CAIRO
Egypt’s Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation has been working to implement a research plan aimed at achieving a paradigm shift in the methods of managing water resources, as part of a comprehensive national strategy to overcome limited water resources. Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Aty said the plan prepared by the National Water Research Center (NWRC) reflects the ministry’s efforts to keep pace with technological developments in this field...
30 Mar 2022 CAIRO, Egypt
Cairo Water Week is now scheduled for 16-19 October and will provide a preparatory platform for COP 27 of UNFCCC. The Secretariat has issued a call for papers due before 15 April. High-level sessions are planned.
11 Feb 2022 CAIRO, Egypt
Ahead of African Union summit, Egypt's Prime Minister has called for dam negotiations to resume and follows Ethiopia's conciliatory statements of mutual benefit for Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia.
16 Jan 2022 CAIRO, Egypt
Irrigation canal refurbishment, water quality improvements, wastewater management and construction of desalination plants all part of 20 year plan. Nile River shortages anticipated