$2 billion project to make the desert bloom

Mekay, Emad S.
March 1997
Middle East;Mar97, Issue 265, p20
Highlights Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak's plan to irrigate the desert otherwise known as the `New Delta' or `New Valley' project and the criticisms and objection it has generated from the public. Total cost of the project; Rationale of the project; Egyptian water conservation program.


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