Egypt: talks held on water resources and waste water
March 15, 2016
European and Egyptian officials inaugurated the fourth EU-Water Talks in Cairo where they exchanged views on national investment projects in the water sector, the EU Delegation in Egypt said in a press release issued on Monday 14 March 2016.
“The two-day event gathered over 150 experts, academics, senior government officials and project managers of donor agencies. It is part of the continued EU-Egypt cooperation in the water/wastewater sectors”, the press release notes. The talks are being held as part of the EU-funded Water Support Reform Programme- Phases I and II. This programme, which involves a total grant of EUR 200 million, is in line with the Millennium Development Goals for the water sector in Egypt.