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  1. Waterless Excrement Treatment Could Be A "Game-Changer" For South Africa, Other Developing Countries

    19 Sep 2018- 09:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa Waterless technology that treats excrement on-site provides the health benefits of removal without the infrastructure costs of sewer and treatment plants and, at the same time, preserve ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/19/2018 - 09:53

  2. Dry Sanitation Solutions Urged In South Africa

    19 Sep 2018- 08:49 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN IOL News While the strategy of flush toilets has led to significant reduction of the outbreak of water-borne diseases, it is wasteful. On-site or dry sanitation systems are not popular among users, even t ...

    Local Press Report - 09/19/2018 - 08:49

  3. More Nigerians Have Access To Mobile Phones Than Toilets

    18 Sep 2018- 11:09 by Local Press Report Port Harcourt The Daily Trust More people have access to mobile phones than toilet facilities in Nigeria, UNICEF’s Chief of Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Zaid Jurji, has said. Zaid said it is important for N ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2018 - 11:09

  4. Zimbabwe Fights To Contain Cholera Outbreak; Death Toll Hits 30; South Africa Issues Alert

    18 Sep 2018- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The Zimbabwe Government is set to begin administering cholera vaccines in selected suburbs in coming weeks, as the death toll from the current disease outbreak passed 30. This week, 405 new ca ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/18/2018 - 08:52

  5. Namibia: China-Funded Desal Plant Decision Criticized

    18 Sep 2018- 08:07 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK Windhoek Observer In a shock move which is likely to worsen the central region’s water woes, government has opted to construction its own desalination plant using proceeds from the N$10 billion that it has ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2018 - 08:07

  6. Scarcity, Climate Change Hit Iran Pistachio Production

    18 Sep 2018- 08:07 by Local Press Report Kerman Eghtesad Online Pistachio farmers in Kerman Province have incurred losses of 30 trillion rials ($227 million) so far in the current Iranian year (started March 21) due to a drastic decline in production, the ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2018 - 08:07

  7. Is Corruption Wasting Chinese Money In Africa?

    18 Sep 2018- 08:07 by Local Press Report BEIJING Foreign Policy Magazine Two decades of financial data, evolving business and cultural ties, and the latest news from the just-concluded Forum on China-Africa Cooperation in Beijing suggest that the China-Af ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2018 - 08:07

  8. Libya: Tobruk Desal Plant Lacks Chemicals, Limits Production

    12 Sep 2018- 10:01 by Local Press Report TOBRUK The Libya Observer An official at the desalination plant in Tobruk said that they had to reduce the amount of daily production of water to the half because of the lack of necessary chemical materials needed ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2018 - 10:11

  9. Climate Variability Is "Key Driver" Of World Hunger: UN

    12 Sep 2018- 07:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, SWITZERLAND New evidence continues to signal that the number of hungry people in the world is growing, reaching 821 million in 2017 or one in every nine people, according to the United Nations’ annual ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/12/2018 - 07:31

  10. Zimbabwe Declares Cholera Emergency In Harare

    11 Sep 2018- 11:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe Zimbabwe has declared a cholera emergency in the country’s capital Harare. The death toll from the disease has risen to 20 and another 2,000 people are infected, Health Minister Obadiah Moyo s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/11/2018 - 11:26

  11. More Afghans Displaced By Drought Than Conflict, UN says

    11 Sep 2018- 11:50 by Local Press Report GENEVA Reuters A total of 275,000 people have been displaced by drought in western Afghanistan- 52,000 more than the number uprooted by conflict this year- with over two million threatened by the effects of water s ...

    Local Press Report - 09/11/2018 - 11:50

  12. Germany Supports Jordan Water Sector

    11 Sep 2018- 11:54 by Local Press Report AMMAN The Jordan Times The Jordanian and German governments on September 10 signed three financing agreements to support the water and education sectors in the Kingdom worth 115 million euros split between a new 20 ...

    Local Press Report - 09/11/2018 - 11:54

  13. Climate Change: "Far Too Many Leaders Have Refused To Listen", Says Guterres

    11 Sep 2018- 09:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States United Nations Secretary General, António Guterres has called on global leaders to rein in climate change faster. “If we do not change course by 2020, we risk missing the point where we ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/11/2018 - 09:36

  14. Don't Swim In The Jordan- US Issues Disease Warning

    11 Sep 2018- 09:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tel Aviv, Israel Following August's leptospirosis outbreak in the Jordan River system in the Golan Heights region of northern Israel, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued Septemb ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/11/2018 - 09:08

  15. Ethiopia Police Declare GERD Dam Manager’s Death Was Suicide

    11 Sep 2018- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The head of Ethiopia’s Federal Police Commission announced September 7 that the shooting death of Simegnew Bekele, who was found dead in his vehicle in Addis Ababa in July was a suicide.  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/11/2018 - 10:19

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