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Professor warns of cracks in saddle dam of Ethiopia's mega hydropower project

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 11:01 GMT

Sewilam made the observation through images he acquired on Google Maps, making a comparison between those of 2020 and others of 2022.

Egypt begins removal of Greater Cairo's iconic floating houses

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 02:07 GMT

The Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources removed on Monday and Tuesday 15 floating houses that were located on the Nile River at Agouza and Kitkat.

Representing 67 states: Egypt demands UN action on human rights pertaining to water

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 12:40 GMT

Egypt's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office at Geneva Ahmed Gamal El Din delivered a joint statement representing 67 states at the 50th session of the Council for Human Rights (UNCHR).

Egypt installs solar-powered pumps at 85 water wells in New Valley

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 01:33 GMT

The press statement added that such pumps are planned to become generalized in order to rationalize the use of underground water, and promote clean energy.

'Youth Love Egypt', Orange implement campaign for cleaning Nile River banks ahead of COP 27

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 10:22 GMT

'Youth Love Egypt' and Orange joined forces, under the auspices of the Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources, to implement a campaign for cleaning the Nile River ahead of COP 27.

Egypt’s Minister of Environment reveals topics to be discussed at COP 27

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 04:06 GMT

A set of initiatives were prepared to be launched at the conference in the areas of agriculture, food security, water, finance and waste, gender equality, and transition Equitable energy, sustainable cities, an ecosystem-based approach and sustainable transport, she added.

Egyptian president reiterates to Tanzanian FM stance on water security in view of Ethiopian Dam crisis

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 02:37 GMT

President Sisi Tanzanian Minister of Foreign Affairs Liberata Mulamula at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace.

EU ready to broker solution to Ethiopian Dam crisis affecting Egypt: European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 01:19 GMT

The interview covered the food and energy crises ensued from the Russia-Ukraine War.

Egyptian president discusses regional, global crises with EU Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 11:59 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Wednesday at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi.

Egypt, Netherlands to begin cooperation program in 10 fields of water resources

Tue, 10 May 2022 - 02:13 GMT

The Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources, and the Dutch ambassador signed Monday evening a cooperation program in 10 sectors of water resources.

Water issues are intertwined with climate change: Egypt's FM

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 09:02 GMT

The minister's statements came during his meeting with Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Petteri Taalas.

Egypt seeks to eliminate pollutant sources of Lake Qaroun

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 04:07 GMT

The government is also doing the same with another canal that passes through three governorates.

Progress rate of canal lining, drip irrigation introduction in Egypt revealed

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 03:11 GMT

The ministry is carrying out measures taken to enhance the irrigation system, and coexistence with the negative impact of climate change.

'Egypt showed much lenience in negotiations on GERD filling, operation': Irrigation Minister

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 02:56 GMT

That was during a meeting with the Japanese ambassador.

Egyptian ministry displays flood control projects completed in past few months

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 02:56 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty stated Thursday that almost LE2.7 billion were spent on flood control projects in FY2021/2022.

Expert details updates, speculations on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 04:32 GMT

On February 20, Ethiopia announced it would generate electricity from the dam for the first time through one turbine (out of planned 13).

Egyptian parliamentarian drafts law on reducing food waste

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 03:05 GMT

The MP underscored that such quantity is huge, given the percentage of poverty in the country, and the fact that Egypt suffers from water poverty.

Egypt, Tajikistan to attend water conferences held by each other in 2022/23

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 01:23 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty met Sunday evening with Tajikistan Ambassador to Cairo Darab al-Din Qassemy.

Egypt, Burundi coordinate activation of "integrated management of water resources" agreement

Thu, 31 Mar 2022 - 09:46 GMT

The agreement focuses on three technical areas.

Egypt to complete canal carrying agricultural wastewater to Al Hammam's treatment plant in 1 year

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 12:52 GMT

The progress rate of the project has been detailed.

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