Walk 22 is World Water Day, a United Nations event that intends to begin a discussion on the meaning of freshwater and the legitimacy of freshwater resources.
For Egypt, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GRD) stays one of the country’s most pressing water issues. The discussion has circled HERD since the improvement of the endeavor began in 2011 and remembering that the dam is depended upon to be done in 2017, trades among Egypt and Ethiopia are advancing.
How could HERD impact Egypt, and what are some expected techniques to push ahead? Sanctum El Bajada, an accomplice instructor of improvement planning, and Hamid Ali, accomplice teacher and seat of the Department of Public Policy and Administration share their contemplations on HERD’s impact on Egypt and courses of action with Ethiopia.
For El Bajada, an extraordinary turning out plan for the dam is basic to soothing its common and monetary impact on Egypt. “A functioning circumstance for the dam should be settled upon with the objective that Egypt gets its necessary authentic part of water, however then Ethiopia, would similarly benefit by the dam,” said El Bajada.
“A game plan between the two countries,” she added, “ought to consider the events when Egypt needs water most; (for example) if the time of improvement in Egypt in August, September, and October, Ethiopia should not to reduce Egypt’s water sum at those events. This would restrict the social impact on Egyptian farmers.”