UN ESCWA workshops on management of shared aquifer systems in the MEDA region, Jan 2008 Print

14th-17th January 2008, Cairo, Egypt

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for W.Asia (ESCWA) is holding two workshops in Cairo, Egypt. The first takes place from 14-15 January 2008 and is entitled “Initial Implementation of Joint Management in the Nubian Sandstone Aquifer System (NSAS): A Case Study in the Western Portion of the Mediterranean.” The second takes place from 16-17 January 2008 and is entitled “Raising awareness and capacity building on joint planning and management in the Nahr el Kabir Al Junoubi Basin (NKJB): Case study in the eastern portion of the Mediterranean: The workshops aim at supporting the preparation of a draft joint management plan aimed specifically at hydrological monitoring network in the NSAS and NKJB respectively..INWEB will be represented at both workshops.