CAIRO: Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdul Muttalib told Youm7 on Wednesday that Egypt supports cooperation between Nile Basin countries to serve the water needs of their communities.
He said that the National Research Center is coordinating with Ethiopian authorities to design a hydraulic laboratory research center in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa.
Muttalib said the training center affiliated with the ministry began training nine Ethiopians for a technical project between Egypt and Ethiopia in the field of training and capacity building.
He added that the project emphasizes the development of technical water and exchange research between Addis Ababa University and specialized research centers in the ministry.
Originally published in Youm7.