International Waters learning Exchange & Resource Network

National Water Research Center (NWRC)

The ultimate objective of NWRC is to optimize water use, minimize different water losses and maximize water availability while the specific objectives can be formulated as follow:- Study, outline and propose long-term policies for managing water resources in Egypt. Solve the technical and applied problems associated with general policies for irrigation, drainage and water resources. Carry out investigations and research work connected with the extension of agricultural lands. Find the means for utilizing the water resources of the country in the most efficient and cost-effective way. Propose measures for environmentally sound development of the irrigation and drainage systems