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News Italy helps Lebanon supervise water resources in South Lebanon

According to ‘Lebanon This Week’, Italy and Lebanon signed an accord to install surveillance equipments on the rivers of Al-Assi, Hasbani and Al-Wazzani, highly prone to Israeli expropriation.

The official statement by the two governments is that ‘the equipments will help measure the flow of water to manage more efficiently the resources affected by climate change’.

The accord includes the training of technical engineers to maintain and utilize the equipments.

Contact information Dr. Fadi Comair, Directeur Général des Ressources Hydrauliques et Electriques-Ministere de l'Energie et de l'Eau (email: comairfadi@hotmail.com)
News type Inbrief
File link http://theinnercircle.wordpress.com/2009/03/01/italy-helps-lebanon-supervise-water-resources-in-south-lebanon/
Source of information Word Press
Keyword(s) Climate Change, water efficiency
Subject(s) INFRASTRUCTURES , MEASUREMENTS AND INSTRUMENTATION , POLICY-WATER POLICY AND WATER MANAGEMENT , RISKS AND CLIMATOLOGY
Relation http://www.emwis.org/countries/fol749974/country958156
Geographical coverage Lebanon, Italy
News date 24/03/2009
Working language(s) ENGLISH
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