Minister of Water Resources Dr.Hasan Janabi confirmed the re-election of Iraq as a President of the Executive Office of Arab Ministerial Water Council for the upcoming two years

Minister of Water Resources Dr.Hasan Janabi confirmed the re-election of Iraq as a President of the Executive Office of Arab Ministerial Water Council for the upcoming two years, when he headed the meetings of the Executive Office in its twelfth session which started on Wednesday morning at the League of Arab States headquarter in Cairo. In the opening session, the Minister called in his speech for the need of Arabic coordination in water issues at the regional level. He affirmed the importance of supporting Iraq rights in keeping its water resources. He noted that the most of the challenges which the area faces in this field were challenges of an international character. Dr. Hasan Janabi emphasized on the importance of the Arabic coordination in the Eighth World Water Forum which will be held in Brazil in March 2018. He drew attention to the large magnitude of the challenges which face Arab region in the field of water concerning the food security and energy.