Cairo Water Week

EU one of most important development partners of Egypt: Irrigation Min.

Tue, 26 Oct 2021 - 01:18 GMT

Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aati on Tuesday said that the European Union (EU) is one of the most important development partners of Egypt.

Egypt's water scarcity 'early example' of future worldwide struggles necessitating int'l coordination: Sisi

Sun, 24 Oct 2021 - 08:12 GMT

Egypt is an early example of what the situation may look like in many other countries in the near future if effective cross-border coordination and cooperation lagged behind the ongoing challenges of water scarcity, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said in a speech opening Cairo Water Week Sunday.

EU Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement participates in Cairo Water Week 2021

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 01:53 GMT

Visiting Egypt for the first time on October 24-25, Várhelyi will hold a number of bilateral discussions with Egyptian and regional representatives.

4th Edition of Cairo Water Week to convene on October 24-28

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 04:07 GMT

“The Cairo Water Week aims to reach sustainable solutions for managing water resources, and to face population increase,” the Water Minister said.

Irrigation min. asserts importance of abiding by preventive measures against coronavirus during CWW

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 01:26 GMT

This came on Thursday during the final preparations for the activities of Cairo Water Week due on October 18-24 and which is held under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi.

FAO may participate in 2nd edition of Cairo Water Week

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 03:04 GMT

The Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources is negotiating with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for the latter to take part in Cairo Water Week.

VICMED project tops Cairo Water Week projects

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 - 01:26 GMT

A promotional session for Lake Victoria-Mediterranean Sea navigation line-linking project was held on the sidelines of the Egyptian first Cairo Water Week on Tuesday, Oct. 16.

Egypt-EU water business forum kicks off

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 - 11:37 GMT

the first EU-Egypt Water cooperation, including an event titled "Water Business Forum", kicked off on Wednesday as part of the proceedings of the Cairo Water Week conference.

Delta Coalition discusses climate change adaptation programs

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 12:17 GMT

It is expected that the coalition will adopt a declaration on facing climate change threats on Tuesday.

Egypt announces 1 week fellowship on water issues for OIC countries

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 12:14 GMT

Water specialists will be chosen from every member state to have a fully funded fellowship at the state-owned National Water Research Center in Cairo for a week.

Egypt’s per capita share of water declines to 570 cm3/year in 2018, Min.

Sun, 14 Oct 2018 - 06:30 GMT

The Minister attributed the decline to the limited quantity of available water resources.

Sisi: Water issues should not be politicized

Sun, 14 Oct 2018 - 05:22 GMT

President Sisi affirming Egypt’s keenness to raise the public awareness of water rationalization amid the challenges of climate change.

African Young Water Professionals Forum kicks off in Cairo

Sun, 14 Oct 2018 - 05:00 GMT

The opening session of the two-day forum tackled African youth’s water-related activities over the period between 2018 and 2020.

Egypt adopts four-way strategy to mitigate water scarcity: Deputy min.

Sun, 14 Oct 2018 - 01:48 GMT

Egypt suffers a water shortage crisis amid an increasing consumption rate, said First Deputy Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Ragab Abdel-Azim.

A closer look at Egypt's 1st Cairo Water Week

Sat, 21 Jul 2018 - 04:44 GMT

The conference will be attended by water experts from 52 countries and water ministers from Islamic states

Irrigation Ministry, EU launch October’s Cairo Water Week

Sun, 13 May 2018 - 04:01 GMT

The Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation and the European Union inaugurated on Sunday the kick-off meeting for the first Cairo Water Week scheduled to be held in October.