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  1. Palestinian Authority Seeks International Condemnation Of Israel's Water "Manipulation"

    28 May 2020- 07:43 by Staff- Water Diplomat RAMALLAH, Palestine Authority The head of the Palestinian Water Authority (PWA) has called on the international community to condemn Israel’s "arbitrary policy of manipulating water supply allotted to West ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:10

  2. Palestinian Official Praises Kuwait Financing of Gaza Water Plant

    27 Mar 2018- 09:26 by Local Press Report RAMALLAH Kuwait News Agency Head of Palestinian Water Authority (PWA) Mazen Ghunaim underlined on Monday Kuwait's prominent role in financing execution of a water treatment plant project in Gaza Strip. Access ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2018 - 09:26

  3. Palestinian Water Authority Announces Plans for Gaza Desal Plant

    1 Feb 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report BETHLEHEM Ma'an News Agency Palestinian Water Authority official Mazen Ghuneim announced that the Water Authority has received tender and design documents for the works of the central desalination plant in Khan ...

    Local Press Report - 02/01/2018 - 11:34

  4. Anger in Bethlehem Over Water Crisis

    24 Oct 2016- 08:21 by Local Press Report RAMALLAH Gulf News Residents of Beit Sahour, east of Bethlehem, have removed the water meters from their homes and handed them back to the Palestinian Water Authority, in protest against five months of continuous w ...

    Local Press Report - 10/24/2016 - 08:21

  5. World Bank Provides $2 Million Grant for Palestinian Water Sector

    29 Jun 2015- 10:20 by Local Press Report RAMALLAH World Bank A $2 million grant to the Palestinian water sector will strengthen the capacity of the water authority and contribute to implement reform initiatives as outlined in the water law. The World Bank ...

    Local Press Report - 06/29/2015 - 10:20

  6. EU, UNICEF Mark Gaza Desal Plant Milestone

    26 Feb 2015- 09:46 by Local Press Report GAZA WAFA The European Union and UNICEF this week jointly marked the completion of the first component of a EUR 10 million desal plant that will provide over 75,000 Palestinians with clean, drinking water in Gaza. ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2015 - 17:55

  7. Palestinian Agencies Release Water, Energy Indicators Ahead of World Water Day

    21 Mar 2014- 10:03 by Local Press Report RAMALLAH Palestine News Network On the occasion of World Water Day, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) and the Palestinian Water Authority (PWA) issued a joint press release on the occasion of Worl ...

    Local Press Report - 03/21/2014 - 10:17

  8. Israel, Jordan, Palestinian Authority Sign Water-Sharing Agreement

    11 Dec 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Senior representatives of Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian Authority signed an historic regional water-sharing agreement in Washington, DC on December 9. Israeli Regional Cooper ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/11/2013 - 10:06

  9. UN, German Institute Inventory Middle East Water Resources

    10 Sep 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN-ESCWA) has teamed up with the German Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources to conduct an inventory of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/10/2013 - 10:04

  10. USAID Appoints NGO ANERA to Implement Palestinian Infrastructure Project

    18 Jul 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RAMALLAH, West Bank The US Agency for International Development (USAID) has appointed humanitarian organization the American Near East Refugee Aid (ANERA) to implement its Palestinian Community Infrastructure ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2013 - 10:44

  11. Palestinian Authorities Criticize Israeli Control of Water Resources

    Two Palestinian agencies last week criticized Israel’s control of Palestinian water sources, saying the Israeli government had restrict Palestinian access to water, denied approval of new well development and reneged on international water agreements. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:12

  12. Palestinians Say Israel Deducts Tax Revenues to Pay for Wastewater Treatment

    A new Palestinian report claims that Israel has withheld $42 million USD in tax revenues owed to the Palestinian Authority in order to pay for construction and management of wastewater treatment plants. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:12

  13. Kuwait Fund, Japanese Government Back New Gaza Sanitation Project

    The Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development and the Japanese government will provide funding for a $57 million USD sewage treatment plant project in the city of Khan Younis in southern Gaza, Palestinian water officials announced on October 7. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/17/2013 - 17:29

  14. Palestinians Blame Israeli Settlements For Deadlocked Joint Water Committee

    Palestinians say that the Joint Water Committee (JWC) is at an impasse, and that international funders of Palestinian water projects are now starting to shift their funds to other missions. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:12

  15. France Funds Further Palestinian Water, Wastewater Projects

    27 Feb 2012- 14:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RAMALLAH, West Bank The Palestinian Water Authority and the French Development Agency on February 21 signed two agreements for water and wastewater projects in the city of Jenin, which has long struggled with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:28