The United Nations is to try and improve the use of water resources in Africa.?
The United Nations is to try and improve the use of water resources in Africa. On Monday (20 September) the U. N. Conference on Water opened a session in Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital, to discuss more efficient means of using existing supplies.
SYNOPSIS: Government officials and experts from more than 40 African countries are taking part. Early speakers were Conference Secretary-General Hahia Abdel-Mageed, and the Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa, Adebayo Adedeji.