SE3.1: Joint Cooperation in Applied Research Programme – Water. Egypt and the Netherlands

(Closed Event- By Invitation Only)

Convener (s): Deltares

Co-Convener (s): MWRI-PS, SDC-ZC, SWERI, WUR, NCEA

Chairman: Dr. Eman Sayed and Mr. Harm Duel

Moderator: Stephanie Janssen

Rapporteur: Nishchal Sardjoe


Session 3.1: Formal Launch
H.E Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Ati Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Water Challenges in Egypt
Mr. Ambassador Han-Maurits Schaapveld Ambassador of the Netherlands to Egypt Welcome Word
Mr. Henk Ovink Dutch Special Envoy for Water Subject to confirmation
Dr. Eman Sayed Head of Planning Sector of Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation Implementation of NWRP and priority knowledge areas, and applied research
Dr. Mohamed Yossef Programme Manager JCAR Introducing the JCAR Programme
Session 2: Interactive discussion session on knowledge priorities to support the implementation of the NWRP in Egypt
Professor Eelco van Beek IWRM Expert Title to be decided
Dr. Mohamed Yossef Programme Manager JCAR Title to be decided
Stephane Janssen Interactive discussion: Knowledge priorities  
Session 3: Interactive discussion session on funding opportunities for the water sector in Egypt
Dennis van Peppen Manager Global Issues of Water of the Dutch Enterprise Agency Subject to confirmation
EU Delegation tbd Subject to confirmation
UNDP representative tbd Subject to confirmation
Stephane Janssen Interactive discussion: Funding opportunities


Session contents:

In 2021 the Joint Cooperation in Applied Research (JCAR) Programme on Water between Egypt and the Netherlands has officially started. The program launch event takes place in a one-day event during the Cairo Water Week 2021

Translation: Arabic – English