IWMI in the news

Dr. Youssef Brouziyne, Regional Representative & CGIAR Water System Lead in MENA region was interviewed on May 30, by Sky News Arabia, in the well-known program “Kawkabuna,” translated as “Our Planet,” about the pressure of climate change and anthropogenic activities on lakes and natural reservoirs and their associated biodiversity.

Dr. Brouziyne spoke about the current fragility status of our ecosystem, the potential engineered solutions as well as those based on nature. He also highlighted the work of the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) in MENA through its regional office in achieving water security through science, technology, and partnerships.

Presented by Chantal Saliba AbiKhalil, the renowned “Kawkabuna,” is a special program covering environment and climate change issues.