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Impacts of sea-level rise in Africa

City of Alexandria coastline: Image ©Blueskyline.com Impact of sea level rise in Egypt Egypt has a coastal zone of more than 3,500 km long and contains 40% of the country’s total population of 82...
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Egypt NEEDS Climate change

A boat along the Nile, Aswan, Egypt. Image © panoramio.com National Development Plans and Priorities in the context of Climate Change To enhance adaptation planning and the development of mitigation...
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Drainage Water Reuse in the Nile Delta, Egypt

A GIZ pilot measure was implemented in the Nile Delta, focussing on mixing fresh irrigation water with drainage water under controlled conditions to improve the total volume of irrigation water.

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Costs of sea-level rise in Egypt

Controlling flooding at the source of the Nile. Photo: UNESCO-IHE Initiated by the Development Co-operation and the Environment Directorates in 2002, this joint project explores possible synergies as...
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Adaptation to Climate Change in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

Photo © World Bank Project description This project assisted the World Bank in assessing the range of effective adaptation strategies in the MENA region. Research involved accounting for the unique...
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Adaptation to Climate Change in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)

Photo © World Bank Project description This project assisted the World Bank in assessing the range of effective adaptation strategies in the MENA region. Research involved accounting for the unique...
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Costs of sea-level rise in Senegal

Summary This book provides a comprehensive information source on The Netherlands Climatic Change Studies Assistance Programme (NCCSAP) and describes the achievements and experiences in the countries...
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Rooftop Farming in Cairo

In informal settlements of Greater Cairo a rooftop farming project was started in 2014, supported by GIZ. The results were promising, but technical and managerial problems still have to be solved.

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