CEDARE Presents Water Challenges in Egypt and Possible Opportunities, 8 October 2019

CEDARE Water Resources Director, Prof. Khaled AbuZeid, attended the the 33rd Water Treatment Technologies Conference organized by Abu Qeer Fertilizers Company, in Alexandria during the period of October 8-10, 2019. The Conference was inaugurated by Alexandria Governor, Abdelaziz Konsowa and Chemist Saad Abuelmaaty, Chairman of Abu Qeer Company. Dr. AbuZeid, one of the keynote speakers elaborated on the internal and external “Challenges facing the Water Sector in Egypt and the Possible Opportunities.”

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 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…

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

CEDARE launched the ReWater MENA project first National Learning Alliance (NLA) Workshop in Egypt on May 20, 2019. The project is funded by the Swedish SIDA and lead by the International Water Management Institute (IWMI). 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 NLA workshop.

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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…

CEDARE Organized 1st International Conference on “Sustainability: Environmental Efficiency for Human Well-being”, Cairo, Egypt, 15 December 2018

CEDARE in cooperation with UN/Habitat organized session on Climate change Impact during the 1st  International Conference on “Sustainability: Environmental Efficiency for Human Well-being”, Cairo, Egypt, 15 December 2018. Dr. Khaled  AbuZeid, Regional Water Resources Senior Director, was keynote speaker at the session.  Read more…