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  1. Egypt Invests In Nile Dredging To Improve Water Transport Network

    7 Apr 2020- 09:43 by Local Press Report CAIRO Dredging and Port Construction Egypt is investing in dredgers to improve its inland waterways to make them a viable alternative for road and rail cargo. Prompted by a projected increase in national cargo deman ...

    Local Press Report - 04/07/2020 - 09:43

  2. Shuttle-diplomacy And Sabre-rattling In Nile Dam Standoff

    18 Mar 2020- 11:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Following Ethiopia’s effective withdrawal from US-brokered negotiations around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile, the governments of both Egypt and Eth ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:53

  3. Egypt Looks To Private Sector Cooperation For Desal

    19 Feb 2020- 10:11 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Following meetings with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Egypt’s Housing Minister Assem al-Gazzar has confirmed the country’s interest in cooperation with the private sec ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:11

  4. GERD Technical Committee Has Not Yet Reached Agreement

    12 Feb 2020- 10:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States Ethiopia’s Ambassador to the United States has said that a technical committee from Ethiopia, Egypt, and Sudan has not been able to co-produce a document that could lead to agreement ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:50

  5. “Last Round” of GERD Talks This Week In Washington

    29 Jan 2020- 09:17 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Another two-day round of tripartite meetings between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia over the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) commenced in Washington, DC 28 January. Tal ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:04

  6. Tripartite GERD Talks Underway In Washington In Effort To Break Impasse

    15 Jan 2020- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Irrigation from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met 14 January in Washington DC to discuss continuing differences around timing and technical regulations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2020 - 09:59

  7. Egypt: USAID Supports North Sinai WASH Project

    10 Jan 2020- 09:19 by Local Press Report CAIRO Ahram Online Egypt and the United States Agency for International Development have signed an agreement for an additional $6 million for the North Sinai development initiative, bringing the total in the bilate ...

    Local Press Report - 01/10/2020 - 09:23

  8. GERD Talks Show Little Sign Of Progress

    27 Dec 2019- 10:09 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Senior representatives of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are set to meet again in Washington DC in January over outstanding issues related to the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Mor ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  9. GERD: Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Set To Meet Again In Washington

    19 Dec 2019- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Senior representatives of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are set to meet again in Washington DC in January over outstanding issues related to the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). E ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/19/2019 - 11:46

  10. Nile Basin Initiative HydroMet System Will Improve Water Resources Planning In Member States

    11 Dec 2019- 10:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat NAIROBI, Kenya Member States of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) will share reliable data for better monitoring of the Nile’s water resources under the $5.5 Million USD Nile Basin Regional HydroMet System  to inf ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  11. Egypt To Benefit From Japan-supported Irrigation Support

    1 Dec 2019- 13:37 by Local Press Report CAIRO Egypt Today The Egyptian Government is studying a proposal from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to use the surface irrigation system in cultivating rice, said the Ministry of Water Resources ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 13:37

  12. Washington-brokered GERD Meetings Underway

    30 Nov 2019- 10:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt A second meeting of experts in the series of four tripartite talks brokered by the US government on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will convene in Cairo, Egypt, 2 December. The two-day m ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:25

  13. US Hosts Tripartite GERD Negotiations; Ministers Declare Commitment To Cooperate

    4 Nov 2019- 07:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan reaffirmed 6 November a commitment to reach a comprehensive, cooperative, adaptive, sustainable, and mutually beneficial agreement ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2019 - 09:16

  14. A Third Of Africans Will Suffer From Water Shortage By 2030

    21 Oct 2019- 10:09 by Local Press Report CAIRO Egypt Today More than one-third of the population in Africa will greatly suffer from water shortage by 2030, said Chairperson of the International Committee on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID) Felix Reinders. T ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 10:12

  15. Sisi Will Push For GERD External Mediator

    21 Oct 2019- 07:43 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to press for an external mediator in its ongoing dispute with Ethiopia over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) when he meets Ethiopia’s Pri ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:41

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