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Electricity and Water Affairs Minister Dr. Abdulhussain Mirza received the President of the Association of Water Science and Technology Abdul Rahman Al-Mahmoud and his accompanying delegation.
Electricity and Water Authority (EWA) Executive Vice President of Distribution and Customer Services Adnan Mohammed Fakhro was present on the occasion.
The minister was briefed on the activities and programmes of the association and their desire to organize their 12th conference in Bahrain in March, on the theme, Water in the GCC countries - towards integrated strategies.
The conference would be a forum on scientific debate and exchange of views and experiences among specialists and decision-makers, who will speak on integrated strategies, legislative, economic and environmental considerations.
The minister praised the role of the association to encourage interest in the science of water, scientific research and studies, training programmes and the development of local capacity, which contributes to public awareness about the best use of water.
The minister assured all co-operation of the Electricity and Water Authority for the event to make it a success and for it to achieve its objectives.
The delegation thanked the minister and EWA officials for the warm reception and the hospitality as well as the ministerâ€™s support for the associationâ€™s programmes.
The meeting was attended by association members Dr. Waleed Zubari, Ali Reza Hussein and Mohamed Qambar, alsong with Advisor to the Minister on technical and engineering affairs Dr. Ahmed Hashim.