Algeria – A cooperation agreement was signed Saturday in Algiers between the Algerian Space Agency (ASAL) and the National Agency for Water Resources (ANRH) for the implementation of 30 prevention plans against the risks of flooding.
This convention was co-signed by ASAL Director Azzedine Oussedik and the General Manager of the National Water Resources Agency Mesrati Toufik on the sidelines of the study day on the new national strategy for prevention against the dangers of floods
In this context, the Minister of Water Resources, Hocine Necib, indicated that this convention was about the realization of 30 flood hazard prevention plans, through the use of satellite images, a technology used for the prevention of floods. first time in Algeria, considering it to be a framework for intersectoral coordination.
The work of the study day on the new national strategy against floods was attended by the Minister of Water Resources, Hocine Necib, that of the Interior, Local Authorities and Planning of the territory, Noureddine Bedoui and the Minister of the Environment and Renewable Energies, Fatima Zohra Zerouati, in addition to the representatives of various ministerial departments.