Al-Hamdani identifies five factors that preserve water resources

  • 25-10-2021, 12:49
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    Minister of Water Resources Mahdi Rashid Al-Hamdani identified on Monday, five factors that preserve water resources.
    The ministry stated in a statement received by the Iraqi News Agency (INA), that "Minister Mahdi Rashid Al-Hamdani headed the Iraqi delegation participating in the activities of the Cairo Water Week 2021 in its fourth edition entitled (Water, Population and Global Changes: Challenges and Opportunities), which is held in the Egyptian capital , Cairo," indicating that "this is one of the most important international events that were registered within the preparatory track for the convening of the World Water Conference in Senegal/Dakar 2022".
    According to the statement, Al-Hamdani emphasized that "Iraq is keen to join and participate in all relevant international conventions on transboundary waters and shared waters, as they are important for safeguarding the rights of riparian States and ensuring water and food security, which will enable Iraq to achieve the goals of sustainable development."
    During his participation in the high-level session (Cooperation in International Waters in the Light of Climate Change and Water Resources Control), the Minister lauded "the efforts of the Arab Republic of Egypt in making this important event a success through this wide participation."