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Event Union for the Mediterranean: Ministerial Conference on Water, December 22, 2008 (Jordan)

 Within the context of the Union for the Mediterranean, this ministerial conference on water, Co-chaired by France, Egypt and Jordan, will have a double objective:

  • to define the main lines of the water strategy for the Mediterranean which should be approved by these same ministers in 2010 and submitted if possible as soon as possible to the Heads of Governments at the time of their second Summit,
  • to mobilise the governance authorities of this Process to set priorities on the identification of  water related infrastruture projects in line with this strategy and on the mobilisation of financial organisations in favour of these projects. 

On the eve of the ministerial conference (21 December 2008), a day dedicated to civil society will be held as well as events presenting infrastructure projects:


Contact information Andrea Matusakova (email:
Phone: Fax: +962 4604 738
Event type Conference
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Source EMWIS Technical Unit
Geographical coverage Jordan
Address Swaimeh, Dead Sea Road, Dead Sea, Jordan
Organizer The French Presidency of the European Union and the Euro Mediterranean Partnership, Jordanian Gouvernment and Egyptian Gouvernment
Target audience Regional
Period [21/12/2008 - 22/12/2008]
Status Confirmed
Working language(s) ARABIC , ENGLISH , FRENCH