These facilities also include nine desalination plants producing 147 million m3 annually, as well as thousands of wells to extract groundwater.

Allowing citizens to enjoy continuity of drinking water and meet the water needs related to agriculture, irrigation, industry and renewable energy, he explained in response to a question in the House of Representatives.

The Minister also reviewed the various programs in which Morocco is engaged in water management, including the irrigation of one million hectares, the construction of dams, the supply of drinking water in rural areas, the national program of liquid sanitation and the national water strategy (NWS).