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Egypt State of the Environment Report 2011

(Issued 2012)

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Part 1: Air

Chapter 1: Air Quality: pdf
1.1 Introduction
1.2 Ambient Air Pollutants
1.3 National Network for Monitoring Ambient Air Pollutants
1.4 Air Quality Indicators
1.5  The Most Important Results of Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Indicators during (2011)
1.6 National Network for Monitoring Industrial Facilities Emissions
1.7 Emissions from Agricultural Waste
1.8 Emissions from Vehicles Exhausts
1.9 Severe Air Pollution Episodes during 2011
1.10 Future Plan to Improve Air Quality
1.11 References
Chapter 2: Climate Change: pdf
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Egyptian Efforts to Face Climate Change
2.3 The Adverse Impacts of Climate Change on Egypt and the Adaptation measures
2.4 Studies & Pilot Projects
2.5 The Future Vision
2.6 References
Chapter 3: Ozone Layer Protection: pdf
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Environmental and Health Consequences of Ozone Layer Depletion
3.3 Environmental Indicators
3.4 The Future Vision
Chapter 4: Noise: pdf
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Noise Monitoring Network
4.3 Rates of Noise Levels in Greater Cairo Governorates
4.4 Monitoring Violations of Noise Levels Caused by Various Activities in the Working Environment (Industrial - Commercial - Tourist) at the Level of EEAA's Regional Branches
4.5 The Future Vision
4.6 Terms and Definitions
4.7 References

Part 2: Water

Chapter 5: Fresh Water: pdf
5.1 Introduction
5.2 The Government's Efforts to Protect the River Nile and the Waterways from Pollution
5.3 Current Status of Water Quality of the Nile River
5.4 The Egyptian Lakes
Chapter 6: Coastal Water, Marine and Coastal Zones: pdf
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Marine Pollution Monitoring and Ports' Affairs
6.3 National Program for Coastal water Monitoring

Part 3: Land

Chapter 7: Biodiversity: pdf
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Vitality of the Ecosystems
7.3 Biodiversity Performance and Trends
7.4 Examples of Threats to Biodiversity in Egypt
7.5 Alien Invasive Species
7.6 Social Economic Status of Biodiversity
7.7 References
Chapter 8: Afforestation, Forests, Green Belts and Landscapes: pdf
8.1 Introduction
8.2 Exerted Efforts
8.3 The Future Vision
8.4 References

Part 4: Urban Environment

Chapter 9: Development of Industrial and Urban Communities: pdf
9.1 Introduction
9.2 Urban Design and Its Role in Upgrading Urban Areas
9.3 Obstacles Face Urban Communities
9.4 Environmental Impacts Resulting from Imbalance between Population Settlements and Industrial Expansion
9.5 Unsafe Areas in Egyptian Governorates as a Result of Urban Planning Imbalance
9.6 Unplanned Industries
9.7 Exerted Efforts to Develop Urban Communities
9.8 The Future Vision
9.9 References
Chapter 10: Industry: pdf
10.1 Introduction
10.2 Current Projects and Programs
10.3 The Future Vision
Chapter 11: Solid Wastes: pdf
11.1 Introduction
11.2 Quantity of Generated Solid Waste in Egypt
11.3 Current Estimated Accumulated Wastes within the Arab Republic of Egypt
11.4 The Exerted Efforts to Reduce the Negative Impacts during 2011
11.5 The participation in the Improvement of Waste Management Development System in Greater Cairo Region
11.6 The Future Vision
Chapter 12: Hazardous Substances and Waste: pdf
12.1 Introduction
12.2 Electronic Waste (E-waste)
12.3 Hazardous of Electronic Waste
12.4 Environmental Indicators
12.5 Exerted Efforts to Reduce Negative Impacts
12.6 Compliance with International Conventions
12.7 The Future Vision
Chapter 13: Environment Protection Fund: pdf
13.1 Introduction
13.2 Projects Implemented by EPF during 2011
13.3 The Future Vision

List of some Abbreviations Used in the Report




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