The EU and the Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources are discussing a new project titled “EU for Water”, where the EU contributed by a grant of €20 million.
The ways of finding more solution to this vital sector were tackled during the second European Union (EU), Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Egypt Water Governance and Business Forum on Monday in Cairo, on the sidelines of the third edition of the Cairo Water Week (CWW).
The one-day forum also aims at serving as an “technical follow up” to enhance cooperation with the Egyptian Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation.
The European Union and Italian Cooperation work to strengthen rural development in Egypt through the European Union - Joint Rural Development Programme (EU-JRDP).
Borrell met with Egyptian leaders, including the president, to focus on issues of mutual concern, especially the Middle East peace process and the Libyan crisis.
Egyptian Defense Minister has expressed appreciation for the relations between Egypt and the European Union, saying that these relations are of strategic nature, as he met with Josep Borrell, the EU high representative for foreign affairs.
The delegation inspected a water storage tank project of Ard el Lewa district in Giza whose cost stood at about LE 24 million.
sked about the Ethiopian intransigence concerning the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the EU spokesman underscored the necessity of working out a practical and acceptable solution for the current dispute.
The project aims to qualify Egyptian Engineering companies to export by technology transfer, innovation or product adaptation so that they can better compete in European markets.
Borrell's statement came during a press conference held on Monday in Brussels after a meeting of foreign ministers from European Union member states.
The ministers were planning months ago to discuss taking a tougher stand on Ankara though no urgent measures were expected.
The EU representatives, meanwhile, expounded the guidelines of inbound tourism to the EU countries, in line with travel guidance issued by the EU earlier in July.
MSMEDA signed Framework agreements with five Egyptian governorates to support the provision and enhancement of community facilities, including drinking water networks, sewage networks, paving side roads with interlocking paving, schools, health clinics, a
Shoukry and Borrell tackled the bilateral relations between Egypt and the European Union.
He noted that Israeli policies in this regard constitute a flagrant violation of the international law.
The Palestinian leadership proceeds with its international diplomatic contacts at all arenas and levels to prevent Israel from implementing its plan to annex Palestinian territories.
IRINI, will have as its core task the implementation of the UN arms embargo through the use of aerial, satellite and maritime assets, according to the EU.
Manufacturers of cement and steel contacted by Reuters said such concerns were misplaced and they are fully committed to the EU's goal to decarbonize its economy by 2050.
Greece has said it is placing migrant camps across the country on a two-week shutdown to visitors to ward off the new coronavirus.
Saudi Arabia has extended travel bans over corona fear to include EU and 12 other countries.