Egypt: Construction of giant dams shouldn’t be obstacle to equitable distribution of waters of transboundary rivers

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 08:38 GMT

At the 15th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP15) of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) will take place in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, from 9 to 20 May 2022, the Minister of Agriculture reviewed the Egyptian government’s efforts in combating desertification.

June 17 marks International Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 - 11:05 GMT

Desertification, climate change and biodiversity loss were identified as the biggest challenges to sustainable development during the 1992 Rio Earth Summit.

Land rehabilitation, water plans considered for North Coast

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 - 07:45 GMT

Several land rehabilitation plans for the North Cost are being considered to cope with climate change.