Hydrology Arab States National Committees

Algeria
Mr Tahar Aichaoui 
Director of Studies and Hydraulic Installations 
Ministry of Water Resources 
3, rue du Caire 
Alger 
via Délégation permanente de l'Algérie 
auprès de l'UNESCO 
Maison de l'UNESCO 
1, rue Miollis 
75732 Paris Cedex 15 
FRANCE
+213 680437
+213 68437
deah.meda@yahoo.fr | via Permanent Delegation: dl.algerie@unesco.org 
 
Bahrain
The Secretary-General 
National Commission for UNESCO 
Ministry of Education 
P.O. Box 43 
Manama 
BAHRAIN
+973 781 391
+973 681104
 
Egypt
Dr. Mahmoud A. Abu-Zeid 
President of Arab Water Council & Chairman of Arab Water Academy 
9 Al-Mokhayam Al-Da'em St. 
AlHay AlSadas Nasr City 
11471 Cairo 
EGYPT 
+202 2404 3115
 
With copy to: 
National Committee for the IHP 
c/o Secretary-General 
Egyptian National Commission for UNESCO 
17 Kuwait Street 
Dokki, Cairo 
EGYPT
+202 360 9641
+202 335 6947
 
Iraq
Ms Shaimaa Obaid Kareem 
Water Resources Engineer 
Secretary, Iraqi IHP National Committee 
Ministry of Water Resources 
Baghdad 
IRAQ
(mobile) +964 7709625058
ihp_iraq_2013@yahoo.com | (with copy to Permanent Delegation): dl.irak@unesco-delegations.org 
 
Jordan
Dr. Mohammad Al-Atrash
Focal Point IHP/NC
Assistant Secretary General for Technical Affairs
Ministry of Water and Irrigation
JORDAN
 
Kuwait
Mr Muhammad Fahad Al-Rashed 
Director, Water Resources Division 
Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) 
PO Box 24885 
Safat 13109 
KUWAIT
+965 24 98 9348 
 
Lebanon
Mr. Amin Shaban 
Scientific Researcher
Conseil national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS) 
Comité National Hydrologique Libanais 
P.O. Box 11-8281 Ryad El Solh 
1107 2260 Beirut 
LEBANON
+961 4 409 845
 
Libya
Dr. Omar Salem 
Director-General of Water Resources 
General Water Authority 
P.O. Box 5332 
Tripoli 
LIBYA
+218 21 487 2024
+218 21 483 2129
 
Mauritania
Mr le Directeur de l’Hydraulique 
Secrétaire général du Comité national 
mauritanien pour le PHI 
B.P. 4913, Nouakchott 
MAURITANIE
+222 251611
+222 251402
 
Morocco
Mr. Mohamed Oubalkace
IHP Focal Point
Ingénieur en Chef, Chargé de Mission auprès du Directeur de la Recherche et de la Planification de l’Eau, Ministère Délégué chargé de l’Eau
Morocco
+ 212 6 67 52 65 12
oubalkace@yahoo.fr
 
Mr. Kamal Yaalaoui
Alternate IHP Focal Point
Ingénieur d’Etat Principal
Chef du Service Hydrologie
Direction de la Recherche et de la Planification de l’Eau
Ministère Délégué Chargé de l’Eau
Morocco
yalaoui@water.gov.ma
kamalyaalaoui@yahoo.fr
 
Oman
Mr. Salim bin Nasser Al Habsi 
Director General of Water Resources Assessment 
Ministry of Regional Municipalities and Water Resources (MRMWR)
P.O. Box 2575 Ruwi
P. C. 112 Muscat
SULTANATE OF OMAN
+968 2469 8334
 
With copy to: 
H.E. M. Samira Mohamed Moosa Al Moosa 
Ambassador 
Permanent Delegate of Oman to UNESCO 
UNESCO House 
1, rue Miollis 
75732 Paris Cedex 15 
FRANCE
 
Palestine
Dr. Shaddad Attili 
Focal Point for the IHP 
Chairman, Palestinian Water Authority 
P.O. Box 2174 
Ramallah 
Palestine 
+972 2 242 9022
+972 2 242 9341
sattili@pwa.ps | Email copy to: pwa@pwa.ps 
 
Qatar
Dr. Hamad Saad Al Saad 
Qatar National Focal Point for the IHP 
Department of Agriculture and Water Research 
Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Agriculture 
P.O. Box 1967 
Doha 
QATAR
+974 492 720 / +974 492 777
+974 410 526
 
Saudi Arabia
Dr Mohammed Al-Saud 
Deputy Minister for Water Affairs 
Chairperson IHP National Committee 
Ministry of Water and Electricity 
PO Box 57616 
Riyadh 11584 
SAUDI ARABIA 
 
Dr Ali S. Altokhais 
Vice-Chairperson IHP National Committee 
Deputy Minister for Water Affairs 
Ministry of Water and Electricity 
PO Box 57616 
Riyadh 11584 
SAUDI ARABIA
+966 1 205 2734 | +966 1 402 2425
+966 1 205 2735 | +966 1 402 2424
 
Sudan
Mr Seifeldin Hamad Abdalla 
Chair of the IHP National Committee of Sudan 
Chair, Water Resources Technical Organ 
Ministry of Water Resources and Electricity 
PO Box 878, Nile Avenue 
Khartoum 
SUDAN 
 
With copy to: 
1) Mr Mohamed Elhassan Eltayeb Elhag 
IHP National Committee of Sudan 
via National Commission of Sudan for UNESCO 
 
2) Secretary General 
Sudanese National Commission for Education, Science and Culture 
P.O. Box 2324 
Khartoum 
SUDAN
+249 11 79888 (National Commission)
+249 11 76030 (National Commission)
 
Syrian Arab Republic
Dr Soliman Rammah 
Deputy Minister of Irrigation 
Ministry of Irrigation 
Damascus-al–Fardoss ST opposite Ibn Kaldoon School 
SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC
+963 11 245 8238
+963 11 221 9490
 
Tunisia
Dr Mohamed Mondher Rejeb 
Deputy Director 
General Directorate of Water Resources, Tunisia 
 
with copy to: 
Al Habib Shaib 
IHP National Committee Focal Point 
 
United Arab Emirates
Dr Ahmed Ali Murad 
Member of UAE IHP National Committeee 
UAE University 
Geology Department, College of Science 
P.O. Box 17551, Al-Ain 
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES 
+971 50 6496162
 
Via The Permanent Delegation of the United Arab Emirates to UNESCO 
UNESCO House 
1, rue Miollis 
75732 Paris Cedex 15 
FRANCE
 
Yemen
Mr. Mohamed Al-Kadasi 
International Coordinator of Yemeni National Commission (YNC) for the IHP 
Secretary-General of NATCOM UNESCO
+967 1 231 733
+967 1 231 530