Egypt Sets Up New Authority for Water Resources Management With S. Sudan

The Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation assigned on Sunday 23112014 the Nile Water Sector with the Ministry to establish a new authority for managing water resources between Egypt and South Sudan. This authority would be set up in coordination with South Sudan’s officials.

In press statements, Irrigation Minister Hossam Moghazi said that the new authority would be responsible for conducting studies and research related to managing, maintaining and developing environment, wildlife, ecosystems and fisheries.

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Source : Egypt State Information Service