features Nile basin agriculture
the European television channel, has broadcast a series
of items on water resources and water use in the Nile basin.
Filming took place in Uganda and Egypt. The items focus
on current water use and future challenges, putting into
perspective factors such as population growth and climate
change. They capture irrigation both on large and small
scale. Several agricultural experts and policy makers were
interviewed, including Uganda’s Minister of Water
and Environment Hon. Maria Mutagamba and Dr. Abdel Fattah
Metawie, chairman of Egypt’s Nile Water Sector. Copies
can be availed on discs, on request.