Resilience of Nile Delta and Adaptation Options under Climate Change (25 May 2017)


DateThursday 25 May 2017
Location          Pyramisa Hotel, ElDokki - Cairo
Participationby invitation only
Organised byDelta Alliance in Collaboration with the Delta Alliance Egypt Wing
FlyerDelta Alliance, flyer in Arabic
ReportReport of the meeting


09:30-10:00Opening Ceremony
  • H.E. Dr. Mohamed Abdel Atty, Minister of Water Resources & Irrigation
  • H.E. Prof. Mohamed Abdelmotaleb, President of National Water Research Center
  • Prof. Mohamed Soliman, Director of Coastal Research Institute
10:30-12:15Current Activities: Presentations of Delta Alliances Egypt Wing
  • Prof. Haythem Awad. Ongoing Delta Research at Alexandria University
  • Prof. Bakenaz Zidan  Ongoing Delta Research at Tanta University
  • Prof. Mohamed Soliman  NWRC, Coordinator of Egypt Wing 
  • Prof. Ashraf ElAshaal  Nile Delta Subsidence, observation and modelling
  • Eng. Ibrahim Salman,  Enhancing Nile Delta against Inundation
  • Dr. Essam Foad,Low-Cost  Adaption Options for Resilience of Nile Delta Low-Land
13:00-14:00Stakeholders Group discussion about participation of Egypt Wing Activities
14:00-14:45Group presentation and discussion
14:45-15:00Closing Remarks


Delta Alliance Egypt Wing
Wednesday 17 May 2017
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