CEDARE attends Expert & Stakeholders’ Workshop on the AMCOW Pan-African Groundwater Program in Nairobi, Kenya during the period of 1-2 October, 2019

CEDARE Regional Water Director, Khaled AbuZeid, North AMCOW -African Ministers Council on Water Secretariat Officer in Charge, attends Expert & Stakeholders’ Workshop on the AMCOW Pan-African Groundwater Program in Nairobi, Kenya during the period of 1-2 October, 2019. The Workshop presents the AMCOW Strategy 2018-2030 and the Strategic Operational Plan 2020-2024. The meeting also discussed the historical background, vision, and present efforts of the Africa Groundwater Commission that was to be established under the umbrella of AMCOW. Read more…

CEDARE, represented by Dr. Amr AbdelMeguid participated in the Jury of the ClimateLaunchpad competition

 

CEDARE, represented by Dr. Amr AbdelMeguid participated in the Jury of the ClimateLaunchpad competition for green startups, which was held on 26 September 2019 at the British Embassy in Cairo.
This Green Business Ideas competition is organized by Youthinkgreen and sponsored by the British Embassy and Inspire Egypt. Read more…

CEDARE Conducts a Training on Addressing Challenges in Allocating Irrigation Water Report, 15-19 September 2019

CEDARE Conducts a Training on Addressing Challenges in Allocating Irrigation Water Report, 15-19 September 2019.  The training was inaugurated by Dr. Abdessalam Ould Ahmed, Assistant Director General for the Near East and North Africa (FAO), H.E. Dr. Nadia Makram Ebeid, CEDARE Executive Director, Dr. Hussien Jadeen, FAO Representative in Yemen (FAO-Yemen), and Ms. Nina Stuuman, Regional Emergency and Post Crisis Specialist (IOM). Read more…

Sustainable Transport in Egypt (2019), “Cleaner Fuels for Cleaner Air”

Throughout June 18-19, 2019, the Sustainable Transport in Egypt (STE 2019) international seminar was held in Cairo with the theme of Cleaner Fuels for Cleaner Air. It was co-organized by the Center for Environment and Development for the Arab Region and Europe (CEDARE) with the Ministry of Environment of Egypt, UN Environment and the Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC), and in cooperation with the Egyptian General Petroleum Company (EGPC), and the African Refiners & Distributors Association (ARA).

Read more…

CEDARE Launching First National Learning Alliance, ReWater Egypt, Cairo, May 20, 2019

The ReWater MENA project launched its first national learning alliance (NLA) in Egypt on May 20, 2019. CEDARE organized the NLA – in cooperation with the project as well as the International Center for Agricultural Research (ICARDA). CEDARE and ICARDA are leading the implementation of project activities in Egypt. Lisode, the project partner responsible for stakeholder engagement, facilitated brainstorming and discussions during the launch event.

Read more…

First National Steering Committee Meeting, ReWater Egypt, CEDARE, Cairo, March 14, 2019

On March 14, 2019, the ReWater Mena project held Egypt’s First National Steering Committee Meeting, which brought together representatives from the uptake partners (Ministries of Agriculture, Environment and Housing); project partners leading implementation of project activities in Egypt at the local and national levels – the International Centre for Agriculture in the Dry areas (ICARDA) and Centre for Environment and Development for the Arab Region and Europe (CEDARE); and representatives from the Arab Water Council (AWC) and International Water Management Institute (IWMI), which leads the project. Read more…

GI Matrouh project participated in the Agri Business Exhibition 23-25 February 2019

The GI Matrouh project participated in the “31st International Agricultural Exhibition for Africa and the Middle East (Agribusiness)”, held on 23 -25 February 2019.
Exhibition visitors counted up to 5000 visitors from around the world.