Water Security

Sudan urges reaching agreement guaranteeing safety of Roseires Dam

Tue, 04 Aug 2020 - 08:08 GMT

That was in the ministerial meeting held Monday to regulate the resumption of negotiations on the operation and reservoir's filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt objects Ethiopia's 'unilateral act' of filling Renaissance Dam reservoir

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 03:39 GMT

In July, Ethiopia held around 4 billion cubic meters in the reservoir.

New negotiations round on Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to begin August 3

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 08:54 GMT

In addition to the representatives of Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan, the meetings will be attended by U.S. and EU observers as well as AU experts.

Negotiations on GERD to end July 12, intl. observers report to AU to be submitted July 13

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 09:47 GMT

Until present, eight days of negotiations gave rise to no outcome.

Sudan to be mediator in Egypt/Ethiopia talks over GERD: Daglo

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 02:07 GMT

Sisi and Daglo discussed in Cairo the outcomes of the negotiations that took place in Washington, and the agreement signed by Egypt with initial letters.

Sudanese Sovereign Council 1st deputy meets Sisi in Cairo

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 11:09 GMT

Daglo arrived in Cairo on Saturday in a two-day state visit upon an invitation by President Sisi.

Egypt committed to negotiations in face of Ethiopia’s absence

Wed, 26 Feb 2020 - 04:07 GMT

The goal of the upcoming meeting is finalizing an agreement to fill and operate the dam.

Ethiopian dam is public opinion issue -- Expert

Tue, 15 Oct 2019 - 11:31 GMT

Director of the Egyptian Center for Thought and Strategic Studies Khaled Okasha on Tuesday said the Ethiopian dam is a public opinion issue and is no longer an issue to be tackled by governments.

Why should wastewater treatment be decentralized?

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 01:17 GMT

While water security is high on any government’s agenda, funding sustainable projects remains a challenge, with many nations encouraging decentralized solutions.

10 recommendations by President Sisi in 2018 WYF closing

Tue, 06 Nov 2018 - 08:08 GMT

The 10 decisions were in relation to recommendations by the conference’s participants.

Egyptian elected to represent Arab countries in UNESCO - IHP

Sat, 01 Sep 2018 - 11:55 GMT

Abou Zeid has been among the judges panel of the Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize for the tenth year in row.

Egypt builds river protection walls in Uganda

Tue, 24 Jul 2018 - 10:21 GMT

Uganda was subject to flash floods and landslides, causing huge losses.

Shoukry inaugurates Egyptian renal dialysis center in Burundi

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 12:34 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry inaugurated Wednesday one of the two Egyptian renal dialysis centers in Burundi, in addition to an electronic library.

Israel violates Palestinian right in water resources: AWF

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 07:33 GMT

The fourth Arab Water Forum asked Monday that Israel has to be prosecuted for violating international law.

Sisi's Africa tour kicks off Monday

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 - 08:17 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi kicks off a tour to four African states Monday, aiming to discuss challenges facing the dark continent.