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1. "Drainage by pumped wells".  California Agriculture.  No.8,1-2, 1963.


2. "Nonsteady Flow for Wells with Decreasing Discharge".  Journal of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE Vol.80, No. HY3, Proc. Paper 3517, May 1963.

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          Department of Irrigation, California University, Davis. Series No.1, Water Sciences and Engineering, 1963.

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5. "Modified Solutions for Decreasing Discharge Wells". Journal of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE Vol. 90, HY6, Proc. Paper 4142, November, 1964.


6. "A New Method for Evaluating Groundwater Reservoirs". Egyptian Journal of Engineers, 1964.


7. "Recharge of Groundwater Aquifers". Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Egypt, 1965.


8. "Major Factors to be Considered When Planning  Irrigation and Drainage Projects".  Technical Journal, Ministry of Irrigation Publication. Vol.4, 1965. (in Arabic)


9. "Considerations of Multiple Well Systems for Drainage". Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers.  January - March, No.1, September, 1966.


10. "Some Methods and Limitations for Analyzing Non-Equilibrium Well Test Data".  Egyptian Journal of Engineers, Vol.5, September, 1966.


11. "Pumping Operation of Drainage Wells in the U.A.R".   Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers, 1966.


12. "Drainage by Wells, An Investigation in the Paterson Water District".  California, U.S.A. Hilgardi, University of California. Vol.38, No.10, September, 1967.


13. "Drainage in Agricultural Lands".  Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Egypt, 1967. (in Arabic)


14. "Groundwater Investigations in the Nile Delta for the Construction of a New Barrage Across the Nile". Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Egypt, 1968. (in Arabic)


15. "Successful Irrigation: Planning-Management-Development".  FAO Brochure for Irrigation and Drainage, UN, Rome.1968. (in Arabic).


16. "Groundwater in Upper Egypt". Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Cairo - Egypt, 1970.


17. "Groundwater Reservoir in Upper Egypt".  Groundwater Research Institute Publication, Egypt, 1971.  (in Arabic)


18. "The Proposed Barrage At Kafr El-Zayat On the Rosette Branch of the Nile and Its Rejection Owing to Its Effects on the Subsoil Water Levels".  International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage Paper C.7, 8th Congress, 1972.


19. "Irrigation Practices and Water Management". FAO Brochure for Irrigation and Drainage, UN, Rome 1972.  (in Arabic)


20. " Economic Analysis of Some Irrigation Projectscxdsew32 in Egypt".  The Institute for National Planning, Agricultural Planning, Ministry of Planning, Egypt, 1975.


21. "A Graphical Method for Estimating the Transmissibility and Storativity of Aquifers from the Specific Capacity of Wells". Journal of Egyptian Society of Engineers, Vol.14, April, 1975.


22. "Best Fitted Duration Curve for the River Natural Flow". Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers, Vol. XIV, No.4, November - December, 1975.


23. "Evaluation of Tile Drainage Projects in the Nile Delta".  Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers, October - December, 1975.


24. "Irrigation in Egypt, its Main Problems and Basis of its Development".  Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers, Vol.25, April - July 1976.

             (in Arabic)

25. "Irrigation Methods and Practices". (Water Policy Program) the General Desert Development Authority Training Department, Egypt 1976.


26. "Lake Karoun Water Balance Study". Water Management and Irrigation Technologies Research Institute, Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Egypt 1976 (in Arabic).


27. "The Use of Neutron Probe Soil Moisture Measurements".  Water Management and Irrigation Systems Research Institute, Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Egypt 1976.


28. "Agricultural Expansion in the North East Part of the Delta and Sinai".  Water Management and Irrigation Systems Research Institute, Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Egypt 1976  (in Arabic).


29. "Economical Water Duties for Some Crops in Different Regions of the A.R.E. for 1975 - 1976".  Water Management and Irrigation Systems Research Institute, Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Egypt 1976.


30. "Canal Lining Problems in Egypt".  Water Research Center, Cairo Egypt, 1977 (in Arabic).


31. "Irrigation Field Outlets and its Development in Egypt". Water Research Center, Cairo-Egypt 1977. (in Arabic).


32. "Night Irrigation and its Effect on Irrigation Efficiency".  Water Research Center, Cairo - Egypt 1977  (in Arabic).


33. "Irrigation Without Rotations in Egypt".  Water Research Center, Cairo-Egypt, 1977  (in Arabic).


34. "The Management of Irrigation Water in the A.R.E".  United Nations Water Conference, Mar de Plata, Argentina, 14-25 March 1977.


35. "Strategy for Developing Irrigation in Egypt".  Water Research Center, Cairo - Egypt, 1977  (in Arabic).


36. "Short and Long-Term Impacts of the River Nile Projects".  Blue Plan Seminar on Soft Water Problems in the Mediterranean Zone, France, April, 1978.


37. "Data Management System for Egypt Water Use and Management Project".  Water Policy Data Administration and Planning Seminar, France, Cannes, May 1978.


38. "Projections of Different Water Uses in Egypt up to the year 2000". Ministry of Irrigation Publication, Cairo September, 1978.


39. "On-Farm Water Management Improvement Programs".  Water Supply and Management Journal, Pergamon Press, Vol.3, 1979.


40. "Irrigation and Drainage Projects Preparation".  Water Management for Arid Lands in Developing Countries, Water Development,  Supply and Management, Vol.13, 1979.


41. "Strategy for Irrigation Development in Egypt up to the Year 2000".  Water Supply and Management Journal, Vol.3, 1979. III World Congress on Water Resources (Water for Survival), Mexico City, April, 23-27,1979.


42. "On-Farm Water Management Programs in Egypt".  FAO Irrigation and Drainage Seminar Amman, Jordan, May, 1979.


43. "The Management of Water at the Farm Level".  The Engineers Magazine, Egypt, Vol.4, August, 1979  (in Arabic).


44. "On-Farm Water Management Programs in Egypt".  Expert Consultation on Farm Water Management Meeting, FAO Beltsville, Maryland, USA, May, 1980.


45. "The River Nile, its Main Water Transfer Projects in Egypt and its Impacts on Egyptian Agriculture".  Task Force on the Transfer of Water from Yangtze River to the North China Plains.  Beijing, China, October-November, 1980.


46. "Water Transfer Project to NCP, Groundwater Drainage and Irrigation". Task Force on the Transfer of Water From South to North China, November, 1980.


47. "On-Farm Irrigation Practices in Mansuriya District, Egypt".  EWUP Technical Report No.4, Egypt Water Use and Management Project, September, 1980.


48. "Optimal Allocation of Water Resources in the Nile Delta Region".  Cairo University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Technological Planning Program, Cairo - Egypt, January, 11-14, 1981.


49. "Water Resources Policies & Plans for Egypt". Workshop on Planning of Drinking Water & Sanitation Programs in Egypt (WHO), Alexandria, February, 19-20, 1981.


50. "Groundwater Strategies for the Ministry of Irrigation".  MIT Conference, Cairo-Egypt, 1981.


51. "Irrigation Development Programs in Egypt & the Role of the Water Research Center".  National Symposium for Water Management & Utilization, Cairo - Egypt, April 21-26, 1981 (in Arabic).


52. "Optimal Water Resources Use in Sharkia Governorate".  The Engineering Magazine, Egypt, Vol.3, 1981  (in Arabic).


53. "Water and Agricultural Intensification".  Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers No.2, Vol.X, March, 1981.


54. "Environment Impacts Assessment for the Aswan High Dam".  United Nations University, Workshop on Environment Impacts Assessment, Guangzhow  (China)  November, 1982.


55. "Drainage and Drainage Techniques".  Istituto Agronomico Mediterraneo, Bari, 1982.


56. "Regional Planning for New Reclaimed Lands in Egypt".  International Conference on Water Resources Development, Cairo-Egypt, 1983.


57. "Storage at Manzala Lake".  Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers.  Vol.4, 1983.


58. "Power Requirements and Uses for Field Irrigation Lifting Devices in Egypt".  ICID International Congress, Fort Collins, USA, May 1984.


59. "Water Resources Research and Studies: Present and Future".  Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers No.2, Vol. 24, 1985.  (in Arabic).


60. "Planning and Management of Water Resources Use in Egypt".  Presented at the Third Meeting of the Egyptian - Jordanian Technical Cooperation Seminar, Aqaba, Jordan, May 4-5, 1985.  (in Arabic).


61. "Irrigation Development in Rural Societies of Egypt".  7th World Congress on Water Resources.  Brussels, June 1985.


62. "River Nile Water and Irrigation".  Presented at the River Nile Seminar, on the Occasion of "Wafaa El-Nil", Academy of Scientific Research and Technology.  September 11-12, 1985.  (in Arabic).


63. "Irrigation in Egypt - Present and Future".  Report of the Eighth Session of the Regional Commission on Land and Water use in the Near East, Nicosia, Cyprus, FAO, 10-12 October 1985  (in Arabic).


64. "Role of Science and Technology in Water Resources Planning and Development in Egypt".  International Workshop on Strategies for Water Resources Technology Transfer, UNESCO, Paris, June, 1986.


65. "An Application of the Socio-Technical Systems Approach; the Egyptian Water Use and Management Project".  Academia Nazionable Dei Lincei Publication, Rome, Italy, 1986


66. "The Role of Academic Research and Water Resources Planning in Egypt".  Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers No.4, Vol. 25, 1986  (in Arabic).


67. "Health and Environmental Impacts of Irrigation Projects".  Water Science Magazine, Second Issue, January, 1987 (in Arabic).


68. "Nile Water Quality After Construction of the Aswan High Dam". Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers, No.2, Vol. 26, 1987.


69. "Egypt's Policies to Use Low-Quality Water for Irrigation". The Re-use of Low-Quality Water for Irrigation in Mediterranean Countries. Proceedings of the Cairo/Aswan Seminar, January 16-21, 1988.


70. "Improvement and Rehabilitation of Construction Works at Delta Barrage".  Water Science Magazine, 4th Issue, Egypt, October, 1988  (in Arabic).


71. "Salinity and Waterlogging Problem in Egypt".  Geology and the Environment, UNESCO, 1988.


72. "Benefits and Environmental Impacts of the High Aswan Dam of Egypt".  Presented at the Environmentally Sound Management of Water Resources, CEFIGRE Conference, Cairo-Egypt, December, 1988.


73. "Achievements and Side Effects of the High Aswan Dam".  Geology and Environment, UNESCO, 1988.


74. "Groundwater in Sinai".  Journal of the Engineering Society, Year 45 Vol.399, Cairo-Egypt, January 1989.   (in Arabic)


75. "Role of Technical Training and Information Networks in the Field of Water Resources.  Water Science Magazine, 5th Issue, {Proceedings of the First Conference on the Technology Integration Between Islamic Countries}. Egypt, May 1989.  (in Arabic)


76. "Water Management".  Environmental Hydrology, UNESCO International Workshop Cairo-Egypt, May 1989.


77. "Future of Irrigation in Egypt".  Science and Technology Journal, No.17 July 18,1989.  (in Arabic)


78. "The Role of Agriculture and Irrigation Development in Egypt and Its Impact on Health Aspects".  9th Annual Meeting of the Joint WHO/FAO/UNEP Panel of Experts on Environmental Management for Vector Control, Paper PEEM/9/TD/02 September, 1989.


79. "Environmental Impacts of the Aswan High Dam: A Case Study".  International Journal of Water Resources Development.  Vol.5, No.3, September, 1989.


80. "Irrigation Lifting Devices and their Development in Egypt".  Regional Project for Water Management and Maintenance of Water Resources in Rural Areas, UNESCO,IHP, September, 1989  (in Arabic).


81. "Water Resources and Extension in Wheat Cultivation".  Water Science Magazine Vol.6, October, 1989  (in Arabic).


82. "Diverting the Nile, UNU".  United Nations University, Work in Progress Journal, Vol.12, No.1, October, 1989.


83. "Drainage of Rice Fields in Egypt".  International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage, Seventh Afro-Asian Regional Conference - Tokyo, Japan, October, 15-25, 1989.


84. "Egypt's Programs and Policy Options for Facing the Low Nile Flows".  Presented at the International Conference on Climatic Fluctuations and Water Management, Cairo-Egypt, December 11-14,1989.


85. "Wheat Growing Parameters and its Yield as a Function of Variations in Water Table Depth Salinity".  Presented at the International Conference on Climatic Fluctuations and Water Management, Cairo-Egypt, December 11-14, 1989.


86. "Large-Scale Projects to Cope with Climatic Fluctuations".  Presented at the International Conference on Climatic Fluctuations and Water Management, Cairo-Egypt, December 11-14,1989.


87. "Climatic Fluctuations and Water Management".  Presented at the Planning and Water Resources Seminar, Egyptian Engineering Society, January 22,1990.  (in Arabic)


88. "Egypt's Scientists and Attempts to Use Nile Silt Upstream the High Aswan Dam".  New World Magazine, Vol.39, February 1990. (in Arabic)


89. "The Future of Irrigation Development in Old Lands: Facilities and Constraints".  Seminar on Nile Water Crisis and Challenges of the Nineties, Cairo-Egypt, March 24-25, 1990 (in Arabic).


90. "International Conference on Climatic Fluctuations and Water Management".  Report published in Discovery and Innovation Periodical, Vol.,2 No.1, March, 1990.


91. "The Nile, The Aswan High Dam and the 1979-1988 Drought".  Proceedings of 14th  ICID Congress, Rio de Janeiro, Barazil, April 1990.


92. "Some Technical and Economical Considerations on Irrigation Water Pricing".  Water Science Magazine, Issue No.7, April 1990 (in Arabic).


93. "The Drop of Water in Egypt is in Danger".  New World Magazine, Egypt Vol.42, May 1990 (in Arabic).


94. "Some Major Considerations for Supplemental Irrigation in Mediterranean Countries with Special Reference to Egypt". Mediterranean Agronomic Institute-Bari, July 5-6, 1990.


95. "Impacts of Agriculture on Water Quality".  Water International Vol.15, No.3, September, 1990.


96. "Discovery of on Old Irrigation Reservoir in the East of Fayoum".  Water Science Magazine, 8th Issue, October 1990.  (in Arabic)


97. "Environmental Upgrading of Irrigation Systems to Control Schistosomiasis".  Waterlines Vol.9 No.2 October 1990.


98. "Feasibility of Vertical Drainage for the Nile Valley".  Proceedings of the International Conference on Groundwater Resources Management, AIT, Bangkok, Thailand , November 5-7, 1990.


99. "River Traffic Management for Safe Navigation on River Nile".  Proceedings of the National Seminar on Physical Response of the River Nile to Interventions, Cairo-Egypt, November 12-13,1990.


100. "Planning Needs for Protection and Development of the Nile Below the High Aswan Dam".  Proceedings of the National Seminar on Physical Response of the River Nile to Interventions, Cairo-Egypt, November 12-13, 1990.


101. "Role of Research in Water Sciences as a Catalyzer of Education and Training in Some Developing Countries".  International Symposium on Hydrology and Water Resources Education and Training, Mexico City, 17 January 1991.


102. "Some Discussion Issues on "Environmental Hydrology Role of Hydrologists in Developing Countries".  Presented at the International Symposium to Commemorate the 25 Years of IHD/IHP, UNESCO, Paris 1991.


103. "National and International Training Institutes and Their Role in Improving Water Resources Development and Management in Developing Countries".  International Symposium on Hydrology and Water Resources Education and Training, Mexico City, 15-19 April, 1991.


104. "Optimum Use of Water for the Agricultural Sector".  Water Science, 9th Issue, April 1991.  (in Arabic)


105. "Some Major Implications of Climatic Fluctuations on Water Management".  International Journal of Water Resources Development, Vol.7, No.2, June 1991.


106. "Environmental Factors Contributing to Low Quality Water in Egypt".  European Mediterranean Conference on the Use of Saline Water in Irrigation, Bari-Italy, 25-26 July 1991.


107. "Laser Technology in Irrigation and Drainage".  FAO Expert Consultation Meeting on Fertigation and Chemigation in Irrigation, Cairo-Egypt, 8-11 September 1991.


108. "Le Nil Et Son Role Dans L'environnement Méditerranéen".  3ème Rencontres De L'Agence Regional Pour L'environnement Provence-Alpes-Cote D'Azur.  Les Technologies Pour La Maitrise De L'environnement En Méditerranée 25-27 September 1991.


109. "Physical Features and Drainage Priorities in Egypt".  International Journal of Water Resources Development, Vol.7, No.3, September 1991.


110. "Salt Loads in Irrigation and Drainage Water in the Nile Delta".  African Regional Symposium on Techniques for Environmentally Sound Water Resources Development, September 29 - October 1,1991.


111. "The Merits of an Integrated Approach".  Proceedings of the Seminar on Experiences in Integrated Development, ISAWIP, Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, October 1991.


112. "Efficient Water Use for the Agricultural Sector".  Presented at the International Seminar on Efficient Water Use.  Mexico City, October 21-25, 1991.


113. "Environmental Impacts of Fertilizer Use".  African Regional Symposium on Techniques for Environmentally Sound Water Resources Development. Vol.II, November 1991.


114. "Variation and Trends in Agricultural Drainage Water Reuse in Egypt".  Water International, Vol.16, No.4, December 1991.


115. "Water-Resources Assessment and Management in Egypt During Conditions of Stress". Proceedings of the World Meteorological Organization (Bulletin) Volume 41, No.1, January 1992.


116. "Present and Future Water Research Programs in Egypt".  Proceedings of the Techniques for Environmentally Sound Water Resources Development Conference, Wallingford, UK., January 1992.


117. "Planning and Design Parameters for Drainage Depth (Water Table Depth Planning and Design for a Multi Objective Water Management System)".  Proceedings of the 5th International Drainage Workshop, Lahore, Pakistan, February 8-15,1992.


118. "Water Resources Assessment for Egypt".  International Journal of Water Resources Development, Vol.8, No.2, June 1992.


119. "Egypt's Efforts to Improve Water Use Efficiencies". International Conference Sustainability of Egyptian Agriculture in the 1990's and Beyond, Alexandria, Egypt, May 15-19, 1992.


120. "Daily Irrigation in Egypt Using Local Storage".  Presented at the International Conference on Supplementary Irrigation and Drought Water Management, Bari, Vol.2, September 27 - October 2,1992.


121. "Unconventional Water Resources Recycling and Management Under Water Scarcity and Drought Environment".  Presented at the International Conference on Supplementary Irrigation and Drought Water Management, Bari, Vol.3, September 27 October 2,1992.


122. "Drought Mitigation Through Water Table Management and Irrigation With Saline Water".  Presented at the International Conference on Supplementary Irrigation and Drought Water Management, Bari, Vol.3, September 27 - October 2,1992.


123. "Water Challenges and Prospects".  Fifth Euro-Arab Dialogue Forum, the Hague, Netherlands, November 27,1992.


124. "The Aswan High Dam, 25 years".  UNESCO Courier, May 1993.


125. "Saline Water Management for Optimum Crop Production".  International Centre for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies, Bari Institute, Italy, 17 May 1993.


126. "The National Efforts for Optimizing Water Use".  Presented at the 11th Annual Water Treatment Technology Conference, Abu-Qir Fertilizers and Chemical Industries Co., Montazah Sheraton Hotel, Alexandria, June 8-10,1993.


127. "Environmental Impact of Irrigation, Drainage and Water Resources Projects".  Joint Egyptian/Syrian Seminar on the Investment and Maintenance of the Irrigation and Drainage Projects.  Syria - July 4-6, 1993  (in Arabic).


128. "Review of Water Table Depth Planning for a Multi Objective Water Management System" .  Irrigation and Drainage Systems Journal 6:265-274, 1993.


129. "Strategic Approach for Increasing the Benefits from Egypt's Nile Basin Waters".  Regional Seminar on Fresh-Water Quality and Efficiency: Optimizing Sustainable Beneficial Use in Arab Countries, Cairo - Egypt, October 1993.


130. "Irrigation Cost Recovery in Developing Countries". The Mediterranean Journal of Economics, Agriculture and Environment, MEDIT 3/1993. 


131. "Environmental Impacts Associated With Irrigation Projects (Egypt Study Case)" .CEDARE Seminar "Environmental Impact of Hydrological Projects" Amman, Jordan, December, 1993. 


132. "Water Resources in the Arab Countries".  Water Science Magazine - Ministry of Water Resources, Masqat, Oman, 1993  (in Arabic). 


133. "Facts About Some of the Side Effects of the Aswan High Dam".  Presented at the Joint Egyptian-Syrian Seminar, January 8-12,1994 (in Arabic). 


134. "Water Resources in Egypt - Future Perspectives" .  Arab and International Water World Journal, Alexandria, 1994. (in Arabic). 


135. "Role of Scientific Research in Facing the Challenges of Supplying Water Demands".  Presented at the Engineering Association Conference, Cairo, April 27, 1994 (in Arabic). 


136. "The Features of Water Resources in Egypt".  Presented at the 12th Annual Water Treatment Technology Conference, Alexandria, May 31 June 2,1994  (in Arabic). 


137. "Irrigation Strategy in the Nineties".  Agriculture Laborers Magazine, No.8, October - November 1994. (in Arabic)


138. "Water Demand Management for Navigation Uses Within River Nile".  Proceedings of the 8th IWRA  World Congress on Water Resources, Cairo - Egypt, November 21-25, 1994.


139. "Organized Water Research in Egypt the Role of the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology".  Proceedings of the 8th IWRA World Congress on Water Resources, Cairo - Egypt, November 21-25, 1994. 


140. "The Role of National Institutions in Nile Basin States".  The Nile 2002 Conference, Arusha, Tanzania, February 13-16, 1995. 


141. "Seismicity Induced by Reservoirs: Aswan High Dam".  International Journal of Water Resources Development. Vol.11, No.2, June 1995.


142.  "The Role of Mini-Hydropower in Water Management in Egypt". Presented at the Hydropower into the next Century International Conference, Barcelona, Spain, June 1995.


143.  "Recovery of Irrigation Costs Through Water Charges", Advanced Short Course on Farm Water Management: Socio-Economic and Environmental Aspects - Seminar CIHEAM/IAM-B, Adana, Turkey, June 4-18, 1995.


144.  "The Role of Training in Institutional Development: Egypt Water Research Center".  Journal of the Egyptian Society of Engineers, Vol.34 No.3, 1995 (in Arabic).


145. "Major Policies and Programs for Irrigation Drainage and Water Resources Development in Egypt".  Options Mediterranéennes Journal, CIHEAM, 1995.


146. "Water Resources Management in the Mediterranean Basin". Water Resources Development Journal, Vol.11, No.4, 1995.


147.  "Water Issue in Egypt".  Journal of the Institute of National Planning, Vol.3, No.2, December 1995.


148.  "Water Crisis in the Mediterranean: Agricultural Water Demand Management". Journal of the Water International, Vol.20, No.4, December 1995.


149.  "The Nile 2002 Conference Series: Lessons Learned and a Vision for the Future".  The Nile 2002 Conference, Kampala- Uganda, February 26-29, 1996.


150.  "Pourquoi Nous Avons Choisi Marseille".  Le Journal D'information du Groupe Societé Des Eaux de Marseille No.2, May 1996. (in French)


151.  "Modeling of Long Borders Under Surge Irrigation Technique". Presented at the Misr Journal of Agricultural Engineering, Cairo University, Irrigation Conference 3-4 April 1996. 


152. "MPWWR Water Quality Monitoring and Management Programs".  Presented at the National Workshop on the Establishment of a Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (PRTRS), Alexandria, Egypt, 20-22 May 1996 .


153.  "Features of the Modern Trends in Irrigation Systems and Water Management Research, and their Impact on Research Management and Organization".  National Seminar on Management and Organization of Agricultural Research in the Arab Countries, Cairo, Egypt, 8-28 June 1996. (in Arabic)


154.  "The Nile and the Egyptian Irrigation School".  Al Neel Magazine, Issue No.65, 1996.


155. "Egypt's Efforts Towards Management of Agricultural Water Demands".  Conference Euro-Mediterranéenne Sur la Gestion De L'eau, Marseille 25-26 November 1996.


156. "Egypt's Water Savings Efforts: A Primary Step in Securing Future Requirements". Presented at the 16th Congress on Irrigation and Drainage, CIHEAM - ICID, Cairo, Egypt, 1996 


157. "Capacity Building, A Precondition for Sustainable Participatory Irrigation Management in Egypt". Medit Anno 8 -Numero 2- Bari, Giugno 1997.


158. "Role of Scientific Institutions and Technological Means in Water Resources Management". Presented at the Vth Nile 2002 Conference, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, February 24-28, 1997


159. "Interdisciplinary System Approach: Model for Development in the Nile Basin Countries". Presented at the Vth Nile 2002 Conference, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, February 24-28, 1997.


160. "South Egypt Development Project". Presented at the Cairo University Seminar, March 15,1997. (in Arabic)


161. "Arab Water Security: A Must for the Achievement of Food Security and Sustainable Development". Mass Media and Arab Food Security Seminar", Regional Arab Center for Mass Media Studies on Population, Development and Environment. Cairo, March 15-16,1997. (in Arabic) 


162. "Development of Surface and Groundwater in Beheira Governorate". Development Perspectives Seminar, Beheira Governorate, May 18,1997.(in Arabic)


163. "Global Water Issues and The World Water Council".  Journal of the American Water Resources Association, Vol.33, No.3, June 1997.


164. "The Policy of Managing Water Resources and the Demand for Water Resources in Egypt". Proceedings of the 5th Annual Water Treatment Technology Conference, Abu-Qir Fertilizers and Chemical Industries Co., Alexandria, 3-5 June 1997.(in Arabic)


165. "Satisfying Future National and International Water Demands". Options Méditerranéennes, (CIHEAM), 1997.


166. "Egypt’s Water Policy for the 21st Century”. IXth World Water Congress of IWRA, Montreal, Canada, Sept. 1997.


167. "An Optimistic Water Policy toward the year 2017”. Agriculturalist Magazine – Issued by the General Syndicate for Agriculture and Irrigation Workers. No.20 – Sept. 1997. (in Arabic)


168. "Water in the 21st Century”. WWC, Paris, 19 - 21 March 1998.


169. "Water and Sustainable Development the Vision for World Water, Life and the Environmnt".  International Conference on Water and Sustainable Development, Paris, France, March 19,1998.


170 "Long-Term Vision for Water, Life and the Environment: A Proposed Framework”.  World Water Council, March 1998.


171. "Statement". Presented at the International Conference on Water and Sustainable Development, Paris – France, March 19-22, 1998.


172. "World Water: Challenges and Vision for the 21st Century". President of the World Water Council (La Houille Blanche), 2 June 1998.


173. "Skills Required by Public Works Departments in the 21st Century".  Presented at the International Conference on Sustainable Development of Deltas, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 23-27 Nov., 1998.


174. "Future of Water in Egypt" Bulletin de L’Institut D’Egypte – Vol. 76, 1998. (in Arabic).


175. "Future of Water in the Arab Region".  The International Conference on Arab Countries, Vision Consultations, Marseilles, France, 4-5 August 1999.


176. "Participatory Irrigation Management: Benefits and Second Generation Problems". Bari, Italy, Sept. 1999.


177. "Water as the Main Issue of Conflict in the 21st Century and in the Future". Lecture (Cultural Semester for the year 1989/1999) (in Arabic).


178. "Water: Global, Continental, and Regional Prospectives”.  Future Research and Study Center, (The New Millennium Project of Egypt) – Cairo University Millennium Symposium, 15 – 18 January, 2000.


179. "Arab Water and the Importance of Toshka Experience in Egypt”.  Eighth International Conference on “Arab Water Security” – Cairo Egypt, 21-23 Feb., 2000. (in Arabic).


180. "Reflections from the Second World Water Forum".  Expert group meeting on Legal Aspects of the Management of Shared Water Resources.  Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, 8 – 11 June, 2000.


181. "A Well-informed Public, Can Help Make Every Drop Count”.  Water for African Cities, Quarterly Newsletter – issue three, July – Sept, 2000.


182. "Water Pricing in Irrigated Agriculture”.  Club of Tokyo Meeting, Tokyo, Sept 25-26, 2000.


183. "Safe Withdrawal of Groundwater”. The Agricultural Magazine, No.503, Oct., 2000 (in Arabic).


184. "Forty Years of Cooperation With the Netherlands in Water”. Land & Water International, No.100, 2001.


185." River of Hope and Promise”. Published in the UN Chronicle, A quarterly magazine on Global Issues, No.3, 2001.


186. "Ethics of Scientific Practices and Technical Applications”. Arab Science Magazine – UNESCO, Vol.39 – March 17, 2001.


187. "Theoretical New Methodology for Vulnerability Mapping and its Application to the Eastern Nile Delta".  Published by Water Science, the 30th Issue, October 2001.


188. "Future of Water Resources in Egypt". Lecture on Egyptian Engineering Association, October 2001.(in arabic)


189. "Future Strategies in the Field of Water Resourses Development in Egypt”.  Chapter in the Book “Modernization of Egypt”.  Presented at the 14th Conference of Egypt series of Conferences till the year 3000.  Published by “Friends of Egyptian Scholars Abroad”, December 2001. (in Arabic).


190. "CHEAM Egyptian Experience and Benefits".  Published Le CIHEAM: Pour la Construction d'un Espace Agricole Méditerranéen Solidaire 2002.


191. "Water in Africa and Future Challenges".  Published in the 18th Congress and the 53rd International Executive Council Meeting ICID, Montreal, Canada, July 21-28, 2002.


192. "Managing Water Sustainably". Published in the Johannesburg Summit 2002.  Challenges and Partnerships, August 2002.


193. "Water Vision and Food Security Perspectives for the Twenty First Century in the Arab World".  Ist Regional Conference on Perspectives of Arab Water Cooperation: Challenges, Constraints and Opportunities, October 2002.


194. "Progress Report on RENEW Sub-Commission on the Ethics of Freshwater in Egypt".  Alexandria, 16-19 October, 2002.


195. "Application of Indigenous Knowledge for Coastal Drylands" International Workshop Sustainable Management of Marginal Drylands for Coastal Drylands presented at November 2002.


196. "Nile Basin Initiative Cooperation with the Nile Basin Countries and Future Perspectives".  Article in the "Nile Magazine – Water Resources Development in Egypt…a National Responsibility" Ministry of Information, Vol.81, Winter 2002 – 2003 (in Arabic).


197. "Foreword", Water Resources Development, Vol.19, 115-118 June 2003.


198. "Future Water Vision in the Arab Region and Future Water Strategies". Published in the Arab Journal for Science and Information Vol.(2) Year 8 Dec 2003 (in Arabic).


199. "Water Resources As a Challenges for the Twenty-first Century", Published in the World Meteoroligical Organization WMO-No.959,2003.


200. "Water Crisis and Food Security in the Arab World: Where We Are and Where Do We Go".  Second Regional Conference on Arab Water 2004 (Action Plans for Integrated Development) Cairo, Egypt, April 12-15, 2004.


201. "Panel 4: Technologies for the Efficient and Rational Usage of Water”, South American – Arab Countries Summit, Seminar: Semi-arid Climates and Hydric Resources Frotaleza, Perolina, Sept., 29th October, 2004.


202. "Egypt, the River Niel and the Nile Basin Countries", "River Nile Agreements with Sudan", Egypt and the Upper Nile Countries" Regional Cooperation Between Nile Basin Countries" Articles in "Al-Ahram Al Massaie":  2004 (in Arabic).


203. "Keynote Address" International Conference on Water Land and Food Security in Arid and Semi-Arid Regions.  Mediterranean Agronomic Institute, Valenzano, Bari-Italy, September 2005.


204. "Water, Food and Agriculture: Challenges for Sustainable Rural Development and Poverty Alleviation, Bari-Italy, 2006.


205. "Water: The Present and Future Challenge on the National and International Scales”, 17th International Confernece on Environmental Conservation as a life Necessity Alexandria, May 12-14,2007 (in arabic).


206. "Water Goverance in the MENA Region, Presented at the “International Partner Forum : Dead Sea , Jordan 07-11 , June , 2009 .


207. "Opening of the Technical Programe : Arab Water Academy, Abu Dhabi, Emirates , 11-13 , October , 2009 . (in arabic)


208. "Regional projects management " Water Poverty and its Impact on the Arab Region" : 9th  International conference of the Management Engineering Association in Cooperation with the Council of Arab Economic Unit, Cairo, Egypt , 14-15 , November , 2009 .(in arabic)


209. "Possible Areas of Cooperation Between Egypt and Japan in the Water Sector", Investment Seminar, Tokyo - Japan , 6-9 , December , 2009 .(in arabic).


210. "Water Challenges in the Arab Countries and Possible Areas of Cooperation", Japan – Arab Economic Forum and Egypt Investment Seminar. Tokyo - Japan , 6-9 , December , 2009 .


211. "Climate Change and its Impact on Water Resources with Special Focus on the Arab Region and Egypt", Cyprus Institute, Nicosia - Cyprus , 11-15 , January , 2010 .


212. "Water Demand Management : Challenges and Opportunities".  The Water Forum for the EMA Region, Hamburg, Germany, March 11-12, 2010.


213. "Water, Peace and Security Panel High Level Interactive Dialogue on Water” on the Occasion of the World Water Day UN General Assembly, New York, March 22, 2010.


214. "The River Nile Basin: Opportunities for Cooperation in the field of Water".  Water Issues in the Arab World and on the Regional Scale.  Jordan, March 31, 2010.


215. "Water Challenges in the MENA/Arab Region and Possible Areas of Cooperation.”  Singapore International Water Week 2010: Sustainable Cities - Middle East and North Africa Business Forum, Singapore, 28 June – 2 July 2010.



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12. "Arab and African Water in the 21st Century. Tobky Association for Commerce and Publication, 2010 (in Arabic).




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