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News IUCN calls for adopting the right methodologies and participatory approaches in Integrated Water Resources Management

Under the Patronage of HE Dr Mahmoud Abu Zeid President of the Arab Water Council and Egyptian Minister of Water & Irrigation, IUCN through its West Asia/Middle East Regional Office has held a Regional Dialogue on the Future of Ground Water in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) Region between 12-14 July, 2008 in Cairo. The Dialogue lead to a high level policy meeting where possible avenues for more sustainable use of ground water can be translated in long-term policies in participation with all stakeholders.

Contact information Rania Faouri, IUCN (email:
News type Inbrief
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Source of information IUCN
Keyword(s) IWRM, wastewater reuse, REWARD, groundwater, participatory approach
Geographical coverage Egypt
News date 02/12/2008
Working language(s) ENGLISH