Middle East and North Africa
5 Dec 2012 - 10:59 by Local Press Report
DOHA (Bradenton Herald) — The Middle East and North Africa will be especially hard hit by climate change in the coming decades, the World Bank said in a report Wednesday, saying the region will see less rainfall, more rec
10 Apr 2012 - 12:29 by Local Press Report
NEW YORK CITY (The Daily Advance (United States)) — Full Story - Isn’t it interesting that the Arab awakeni
27 Mar 2012 - 09:58 by Local Press Report
CAIRO (Daily News Egypt) — The world’s water deficit will grow to 200 billion cubic meters per year by 2050, and may cost Egypt $11 billion USD annually, a World Bank official said.
27 Feb 2012 - 10:24 by Local Press Report
duBai, BEIRUT (Middle East Online) — Instability in Syria has aggravated an already vulnerable situation for tens of thousands of farmers and herders affected by recurrent drought, but only a fraction of them have received assistanc
30 Jan 2012 - 21:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
CAIRO, Egypt — The Egyptian government is investing $333 million USD in a bid to complete stalled drinking water and sanitation projects.
23 Jan 2012 - 18:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
CAIRO, Egypt — The Arab Water Ministerial Council plans to unveil its water security strategy during the upcoming Arab Summit in Baghdad this March.
23 Jan 2012 - 18:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
CAIRO, Egypt — Egypt and the World Bank signed a $200 million USD loan agreement to finance drinking water and sanitation projects.
17 Jan 2012 - 10:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
CAIRO, Egypt — Egypt’s Holding Company for Drinking Water and Sanitation said it would cut the budget for water and sanitation facilities maintenance by 40 percent because of financial difficulties that have pe
9 Jan 2012 - 18:50 by Local Press Report
CAIRO (Egypt State Information Service) — The Aswan High Dam was not affected by the tremors felt in Upper (southern) Egypt on December 26, the Ministry of Irrigation said in a report issued December 27.