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  1. New Funding Support For Gaza Wastewater Treatment Plant

    16 Jun 2020- 14:13 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States New funding has been confirmed for operation support and maintenance of the North Gaza wastewater treatment plant. The World Bank announced  new funding of $10 Million USD 10 June fo ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:17

  2. Water And Trump's Middle East Peace Plan

    25 Feb 2020- 08:34 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States United States President Donald Trump’s long-awaited “Peace Plan” for the Middle East, revealed 28 January, has come under fire for disregarding the political and economic needs of oc ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/05/2020 - 05:43

  3. World Bank Adds Support To Gaza Desal Projects

    12 Feb 2020- 11:53 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The World Bank has announced a $10-15 Million USD grant for desalination in Gaza, Palestine. This funding, announced 10 February, will supplement funds already committed by the Partn ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:12

  4. Water Issues Should Be "Separated" From Middle East Transboundary Political Conflict

    7 May 2019- 07:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States In an address to the United Nations Security Council on April 29, representatives from EcoPeace Middle East, an Israeli, Palestinian and Jordanian environmental NGO, emphasized that t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/07/2019 - 07:21

  5. Israel’s Exploitation Of Palestinian Resources Is "Systematic Violation" Of Human Rights

    24 Mar 2019- 11:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The leading Unitd Nations entity on human rights has criticized Israel’s exploitation of natural resources in the Occupied Palestinian Territory. The UN Office of the High Commissioner on H ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:39

  6. USAID To Shutter West Bank, Gaza Mission

    26 Nov 2018- 08:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, United States The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is planning to permanently close its mission in the West Bank and Gaza in early 2019 in a move certain to exacerbate an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/26/2018 - 08:30

  7. Water Pollution A Leading Child-Killer In Gaza

    16 Oct 2018- 08:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tel Aviv, Israel A recent study by the RAND Corporation reports that water pollution accounts for more than a quarter of illnesses in the Gaza Strip and that more than 12 percent of child deaths up until four ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2018 - 08:05

  8. Emergency Fuel Supplies For Gaza Water, Sanitation Are Critically Low: UN

    21 Aug 2018- 08:22 by OOSKAnews Info GAZA, Palestinian Territory The United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator for the occupied Palestinian territory, Jamie McGoldrick, called August 20 on the donor community to immediately fund the procurement of emergency ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/21/2018 - 08:22

  9. EU Announces Solar Field In Gaza To Power Desal, But Israel Blockade Includes Building Materials For Infrastructure

    6 Aug 2018- 08:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Union (EU) last week announced switch-on of the biggest photovoltaic solar field in Gaza toprovide 0.5 Megawatts of electricity per day to fuel the Southern Gaza Desalination Plan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/06/2018 - 08:03

  10. Israel Intelligence Minister Wants To Cut Off Gaza Water

    31 May 2018- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel A Minister of the government of Israel has called on the country to abrogate responsibility for supply of water and electricity to the Gaza Strip in the midst of a humanitarian crisis in the P ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  11. Netanyahu, The Water Tech Start-up, Guterres and The Israeli-Georgian Billionaire

    8 May 2018- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEL AVIV, Israel Israeli media outlet Haaretz is posing potentially awkward questions in the last 2 weeks about the relationship between “Watergen”, a start-up water technology company, and the country’s Prime ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:18

  12. Assassination Attempt Interrupts Palestine PM's Inauguration of Gaza Sewage Treatment Facility

    14 Mar 2018- 08:02 by Local Press Report Tel Aviv, Israel Times of Israel Before it was derailed by an assassination attempt, Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah’s visit to Gaza on Tuesday — his first in five months — was meant to focus on ...

    Local Press Report - 03/14/2018 - 08:02

  13. Blockade Causes Water Shortages in Gaza

    8 Aug 2016- 10:50 by Local Press Report GAZA International Middle East Media Center As every year, during the summer, the water shortage in the Gaza Strip is accentuated. At the same time, the energy shortage caused by the blockade prevents engines and wa ...

    Local Press Report - 08/08/2016 - 10:50

  14. Turkey to Build Desal Plant in Gaza

    14 Jul 2016- 09:14 by Local Press Report ANKARA International Middle East Media Center The Turkish Minister of Forestry and Water Affairs announced, Tuesday, that Turkey is to establish a seawater desalination plant to solve water crisis, estimating the c ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2016 - 09:14

  15. Israel to Provide Electricity to Gaza to Prevent Pollution

    9 Jun 2016- 08:14 by Local Press Report HAIFA Ynetnews Ashkelon desalination facility has been distrupted for years as masses of Gazan sewage has piled up; Israeli Electric Corporation is planning on supplying Gaza’s sewage treatment plant with power to r ...

    Local Press Report - 06/09/2016 - 08:14