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  1. GERD Negotiations Stall Again

    12 Jan 2021- 13:31 by Staff- Water Diplomat KHARTOUM, Sudan The latest round of tripartite (Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan) talks around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) have broken down, following a long-standing diplomatic pattern. Backgro ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  2. Sudan Dam Collapse Causes Wave Of Displacement

    5 Aug 2020- 05:01 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM CGTN Africa A sudden collapse of a dam in Sudan’s Blue Nile State has destroyed 600 houses, local Sudanese media reported on Friday. The local official warned against a big wave of displacement in the area, ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 05:01

  3. “Last Round” of GERD Talks This Week In Washington

    29 Jan 2020- 09:17 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Another two-day round of tripartite meetings between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia over the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) commenced in Washington, DC 28 January. Tal ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:04

  4. 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

  5. Darfur Conflict: Water As A Tool For Peace

    30 Dec 2019- 07:46 by Staff- Water Diplomat KHARTOUM, Sudan Human conflict in Sudan’s Darfur region has been described as “the first climate change war”. In 2007 the then United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon said “Amid the diverse social and polit ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  6. GERD Talks Show Little Sign Of Progress

    27 Dec 2019- 10:09 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Senior representatives of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are set to meet again in Washington DC in January over outstanding issues related to the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Mor ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  7. Washington-brokered GERD Meetings Underway

    30 Nov 2019- 10:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt A second meeting of experts in the series of four tripartite talks brokered by the US government on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will convene in Cairo, Egypt, 2 December. The two-day m ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:25

  8. Egypt, Ethiopia Leaders Will Meet In Moscow For GERD Discussions

    16 Oct 2019- 06:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has said that he will meet with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Moscow, Russia, in the next step of stop-start negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Ren ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2019 - 06:24

  9. GERD Technical Negotiations Stumble, More Talks Planned For October

    17 Sep 2019- 07:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Tripartite ministerial negotiations around the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) have stalled, according to the Egyptian ministry of irrigation. A 16 September st ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2019 - 04:22

  10. Water Increasingly Important In Maintaining Sudan Peace, Political Stability

    28 Mar 2019- 07:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KHARTOUM, Sudan Ambassador Jean-Michel Dumond, Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Sudan, informed the government of Sudan March 22 that the EU is committed to supporting better access to drinking wa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:35

  11. Sudan Eager For Joint Arab Cooperation And Coordination On Water Issues

    7 May 2018- 05:10 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM Sudan News Agency The Minister of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity Mu'taz Musa has stressed Sudan's keenness on the joint Arab cooperation and coordination, especially in the areas of w ...

    Local Press Report - 05/07/2018 - 11:08

  12. Egypt Parliament Passes Law Banning Cultivation Of Water-Intensive Crops As Tensions Remain Around Ethiopia's Nile Dam

    24 Apr 2018- 12:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, EGYPT The Parliament of Egypt April 21 passed legislation banning cultivation of crops that require high volumes of water, as concerns increase that the upstream Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam will neg ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/25/2018 - 09:49

  13. No Agreement Reached At Khartoum GERD Talks

    6 Apr 2018- 08:03 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM Al Arabiya A new round of talks held in Khartoum to ease Egypt’s concerns over a controversial dam that Ethiopia is building along the Nile have failed, a Sudanese minister said Friday. Access Climate Ecosy ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2018 - 08:03

  14. Egypt Denies Over-using Sudan's Nile Water Quota

    23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report KHARTOUMM Sudan Tribune Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, Wednesday dismissed statements by his Sudanese counterpart Ibrahim Ghandour about Egypt’s use of Sudan quota of the Nile river water saying they onl ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2017 - 08:50

  15. Floods Leave Thousands Homeless in Sudan

    16 Oct 2017- 13:01 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM South Africa News Today Heavy rains and flooding have left about 100 000 people homeless in the unstable Sudan. Climate Disasters Reputational Risk Social Issues Khartoum Africa Sudan ...

    Local Press Report - 10/16/2017 - 13:01