Support to the Association Agreement Programme

The signature of the twinning project on " Water Quality Management "


 The contract for the twining project on ‘Water Quality Management' was signed on 10 August 2008 by the Water Quality Administration, affiliated to the Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation, and the Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea. This twinning project worth 1,300,000 Euro and its implementation phase will take 24 months. 

The overall objective of this twinning project is to contribute to the improvement of the quality of water resources in Egypt and enhance progress in sustainable development. 

The purpose of this twinning project is to assist the Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation's Central Water Quality Management Unit improve its management of water quality by strengthening the institutional, regulatory and human resource capacity, adhering to the National Water Resources Management Plan and in line EU directives in the water sector.