Water and Agriculture in Egypt
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Fawzi Karajeh, Theib Oweis, Atef Swelam, Abdel-Ghany El-Gindy, Dia El Din El‐Quosy, Hamdy Khalifa, Mahmoud El-Kholy, Sayed Abd El‐Hafez. (1/12/2013). Water and Agriculture in Egypt. Beirut, Lebanon: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).
The purpose of this working paper is to support the Government of Egypt’s Strategy for Sustainable Agricultural Development towards 2030 (SADS‐2030). This strategy paper was published in 2009 and was concerned with the sustainable use of Egypt’s natural and agricultural resources. Methods to increase land and water productivity, which would consequently raise food security, improve living standards, and reduce the poverty of rural inhabitants were also considered