The Future of Water in Egypt




The First Media Forum on the Future of Water in Egypt was held by Faculty of Mass Communication in collaboration with Holding Company for Water and Wastewater, Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency, The National Council for Women, State Information Service , Nile Center for Media and Qena Governmental Language School. Prof. Dr. Abbas Mansour, President of the University, referred in his speech to the importance of preserving water and using it as needed. He added that water conservation was one of the issues raised in the international conference entitled “Egypt can” that reflected the necessity of organizing awareness campaigns to clarify the future risks due to water scarcity .All the attendees asserted the necessity of changing the culture of water use and instilling positive behaviors of water conservation referring to steps that must be followed to overcome water shortage and the negative behaviors of using it in Egypt.