16 December 2019 02:27 PM

Irrigation ministers meet tomorrow on Ethiopian dam

Monday، 02 December 2019 - 10:40 AM
Irrigation ministers meet tomorrow on Ethiopian dam

The second meeting gathering water resources ministers and technical teams of Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia is due to kick off in Cairo on Monday 2/12/20199.

Representatives of the United States and the World Bank (WB) are also taking part in the meeting.

In a statement, the Irrigation and Water Resources Ministry said the two-day meeting would be the second of four-round talks, held in light of the outcome of November 6 meeting, which gathered the three countries' foreign ministers in Washington.

The first meeting was held in Addis Ababa on November 15 and 16.

During the first-round meetings, the delegations exchanged their countries' views on the technical issues for filling and operating the Ethiopian dam, which should not effect on the downstream countries; Sudan and Egypt.


MENA



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