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  1. GERD Talks Fail To Reach Consensus; US Plans Aid Withdrawal To Pressurise Ethiopia

    2 Sep 2020- 08:34 by Staff- Water Diplomat Addis Ababa, Ethiopia The latest round of negotiations among Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam did not reach consensus on legal and technical differences before conc ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:38

  2. Sudan Boycott Delays Next Round Of GERD Negotiations

    12 Aug 2020- 05:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Addis ABABA, Ethiopia A scheduled resumption of tripartite talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) sponsored by the African Union (AU) has been postponed until 17 August upon the request of Sudan,  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/12/2020 - 05:07

  3. New Standoff IN GERD Talks; Sudan Boycotts

    22 Jul 2020- 10:01 by Staff- Water Diplomat ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia This Article has been updated to reflect recent developments A scheduled resumption of tripartite talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) sponsored by the African Union (AU) has ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:38

  4. South Africa To Accelerate Congo River Dam Support

    11 Feb 2020- 06:51 by Local Press Report ADDIS ABABA MoneyWeb South Africa will fast-track four continent-wide infrastructure projects in which it’s involved, including a R210.88 billion dam on the Congo River, President Cyril Ramaphosa said as the countr ...

    Local Press Report - 02/11/2020 - 08:08

  5. Tripartite GERD Talks Underway In Washington In Effort To Break Impasse

    15 Jan 2020- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Irrigation from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met 14 January in Washington DC to discuss continuing differences around timing and technical regulations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2020 - 09:59

  6. Report Future-casts Water, War, Peace Scenarios

    14 Jan 2020- 09:26 by Staff- Water Diplomat MUMBAI, India A January 2020 report from think-tank Strategic Foresight Group (SFG) assesses the theory that “depleting water resources in the context of climate change, economic development and population growt ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:02

  7. OOSKAnews Voices- "Water and Violence: Somalia"

    20 May 2019- 08:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India Diana Philip, Senior Research Manager for think-tank Strategic Foresight Group (SFG) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) OOSKAnewscast audio interview. This OOSKAnewscas ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2019 - 09:46

  8. Nigeria Prez Calls For Lake Chad Recharge To Stem Emigration

    29 Oct 2018- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABUJA, Nigeria Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has called for greater investment from Europe and America to achieve recharge in Lake Chad. Climate change has caused the lake, which serves several millions ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2018 - 10:17

  9. AU Offers to Help Resolve Zambia/Zimbabwe Dispute

    12 Jun 2017- 10:43 by Local Press Report ADDIS ABABA News Ghana The African Union (AU) has offered to help resolve a boundary dispute between Zambia and Zimbabwe on shared waters, a senior Zambia government official said on Thursday. Susan Sikaneta, Zambi ...

    Local Press Report - 06/12/2017 - 10:43

  10. Managing Water Key to Adapting African Agriculture to Climate Change

    16 Nov 2016- 04:08 by Local Press Report MARRAKESH Mail & Guardian Africa A unanimous decision on how to take action on climate change is incredibly rare. Yet, African nations have overwhelmingly included climate resilient agriculture in their indicat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/16/2016 - 04:08

  11. Ethiopia Will Work to Limit Negative Impacts of Grand Renaissance Dam: Minister

    4 Aug 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Ethiopia will work to limit the negative impacts of the Grand Renaissance Dam project on downstream Egypt and Sudan, Water Minister Ato Motuma Mekassa said this week. “We are ready to reduce any ne ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/04/2016 - 10:31

  12. Egypt Denies Asking Israel to Mediate With Ethiopia Over Grand Renaissance Dam

    1 Aug 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egyptian officials this week denied recent reports that the country had asked Israel to mediate to resolve issues surrounding Ethiopia’s Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam project. An Israeli magazine ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/01/2016 - 10:22

  13. No Conflict Between Egypt, Sudan Over Nile Water: Bashir

    27 Jul 2016- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt There is no conflict between Sudan and Egypt over water from the Nile River, Sudanese President Omar al Bashir said this week. In an interview with Sky News Arabia, Bashir said relations between t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/27/2016 - 10:08

  14. Egyptian Water Minister Highlights Cairo's Participation in African Water Week

    25 Jul 2016- 10:00 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM Daily News Egypt Minister of Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Atty said Egypt’s participation in the sixth African Water Week (AWW6) in Tanzania is part of the country’s dedication to becoming an active ...

    Local Press Report - 07/25/2016 - 10:00

  15. Al Sisi: Egypt Is Eager to Bolster Ties With Ethiopia

    19 Jul 2016- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KIGALI, Rwanda Egypt is eager to strengthen its ties with Ethiopia, and to that end will continue providing technical and development assistance to Addis Ababa, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al Sisi said dur ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/19/2016 - 11:43

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