Ministry of Irrigation

Irrigation Ministry announces implementing LE24M cost projects for North Sinai development

Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 08:44 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Irrigation announced implementing a total of LE 324 Million cost projects to complete the national infrastructure for the development of North Sinai, during 2020.

Egypt's Parliament to resume general session Sunday

Wed, 19 Feb 2020 - 10:37 GMT

Aati will attend a session on Tuesday to reply to interpellations and engage in public discussions on a host of issues related to the Irrigation Ministry.

Ministerial meeting of Egyptian-Dutch Consultative Council on Water kicks off

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 - 10:11 GMT

The ministerial meeting of the Egyptian-Dutch Consultative Council on Water kicked off on Wednesday.

Egypt to implement projects worth $50B to face water scarcity

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 - 10:45 GMT

The minister of water resources said the National Water Plan in Egypt (2017-2037) includes strategic projects worth not less than $50 billion.

Irrigation min. participates in sustainable blue economy conf. in Kenya

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 09:18 GMT

Over 4,000 participants from around the world are attending the conference.

Egypt, Singapore discuss water cooperation

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 12:22 GMT

Abdel Aaty on Tuesday held talks with the ministers of water, environment and forests affairs of Singapore.

Egypt's Irrigation minister to attend trilateral meeting on GERD

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 - 01:03 GMT

The meeting will tackle technical issues of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

El-Warak Island under government's comprehensive development plan

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 09:55 GMT

According to their respective specializations, each ministry developed a plan to be implemented within a fixed schedule.

Irrigation min.: Egypt awaits remarks on Lake Victoria-Alexandria navigational line

Wed, 25 Jul 2018 - 11:39 GMT

Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation said Egypt awaits remarks by the member states of the Lake Victoria-Alexandria navigational.

Egypt's ministry sends wake-up call to the world after S.Africa drought crisis

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 11:10 GMT

Abdel's Ati's statements on the drought crisis in Cape Town during a TV program was meant to be a wake-up call to the whole world.

Ministers of culture, irrigation award children’s art prizes

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 02:32 GMT

The ministers of culture and water resources and irrigation awarded prizes for the nationwide children’s art competition “The Nile Still Runs” on Monday.

Egypt scourged by climate change: min.

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 12:20 GMT

Egypt is suffering a lot from the impact of climate change, considering rising temperature as a major challenge threatening the Nile Delta region.

Irrigation minister inaugurates 3rd Mediterranean Water Forum

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 - 11:02 GMT

Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Aati inaugurated the third Mediterranean Water Forum Tuesday to discuss priorities of the Mediterranean region.

Sisi to inaugurate Assiut barrage in March: Irrigation Min.

Sun, 24 Dec 2017 - 10:45 GMT

"President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will inaugurate new Assiut Barrage Project and its hydroelectric station in March 2018," said Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohammed Abdel Ati.

Egypt warns of false reports about Ethiopian dam

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 - 09:36 GMT

Minister of Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Aaty warned against circulating wrong information on Egypt regarding the Ethiopian dam and the use of Nile water.

Climate change conf. to discuss water rights of downstream countries

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 - 10:06 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Ati said Saturday.

Irrigation min. talks Egyptian-Sudanese permanent technical panel on Nile River

Sun, 05 Nov 2017 - 01:49 GMT

Irrigation and Water Resources Minister Mohamed Abdel Aati opened on Sunday the 57th session of the Egyptian-Sudanese permanent technical panel on Nile River.

Egypt, WB delegation review cooperation in Agriculture, Irrigation

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 - 09:54 GMT

Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohammed Abdel Atty met with World Bank delegation to review cooperation in several fields

Irrigation minister chairs session on African continent

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 - 10:53 GMT

Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Ati presided over a session on the African continent As part of his participation in the World Water Week

Irrigation minister to take part in World Water Week in Stockholm

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 - 12:32 GMT

Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Ati will lead Egypt's delegation to the World Water Week that will kick off in Stockholm on August 27