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  1. Five Myths Must Be Busted In Quest For Affordable Access To Clean Water

    17 Jul 2019- 05:40 by OOSKAnews Info NAIROBI, Kenya A new policy brief from Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) examines population growth in sub-Sahara Africa (SSA) and southeast Asia and posits some “myths” that will have to be de-bunked in o ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/17/2019 - 05:40

  2. Eleven Pastoralists Die In Violent Dispute Over Watering Point

    14 May 2019- 12:48 by Local Press Report NAIROBI The Standard, Kenya Eleven people died in North Horr Constituency in Marsabit County following conflict over watering point between Kenyan and Ethiopian herders. Local officials in Forole area on Monday sai ...

    Local Press Report - 05/14/2019 - 14:20

  3. Blacklisted China Company Wins Kenya Water Tender

    12 May 2019- 09:38 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Pulse Live In what is becoming a familiar trend in Kenya, a scandal in which a Chinese company blacklisted by six multilateral development banks (MDBs) was controversially awarded a $188 Million USD tender ...

    Local Press Report - 05/13/2019 - 05:53

  4. Climate Change Is Causing Depletion Of Kenya Water Resources

    10 May 2019- 07:16 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Xinhua Kenyan deputy president William Ruto on Wednesday said that climate change was to blame for shrinking water resources in the country. "Climate change is causing poor and delayed rainfall that in ...

    Local Press Report - 05/10/2019 - 07:16

  5. Smart Phone App To Improve Rainwater Harvesting In Africa

    23 Apr 2019- 11:57 by Local Press Report NAIROBI UN Environment Program It is now possible to calculate the amount of rainwater that can be harvested from the roof of houses thanks to a new smart phone app developed by UN Environment and the United Nation ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2019 - 11:57

  6. Kenya: Tullow Oil Must Pay CSR Price For Water; Risk Of Civil Unrest

    22 Apr 2019- 07:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Multinational Tullow Oil is continuing negotiations to secure a water rights deal with officials of Turkana County in northern Kenya, for Kenya's first oil project, with a final investment ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/22/2019 - 07:32

  7. US Pension Funds Look To Invest In Kenya Infrastructure

    1 Apr 2019- 11:13 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Capital FM (Kenya) The Kenya Pension Fund Investment Consortium (KEPFIC) is hosting 30 representatives of major U.S. pension and asset management funds on an initial mission to evaluate the investment potent ...

    Local Press Report - 04/01/2019 - 11:13

  8. Google, UNEP Partnership Will Make Water Data Globally Accessible

    26 Mar 2019- 06:07 by Local Press Report NAIROBI 9 to 5 Google Water scarcity is widely considered to be the next major issue impacting the world over the coming years. One way to start tackling the problem is by getting a better understanding of current ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2019 - 05:37

  9. Development Banks Announce New Climate Change Adaptation And Mitigation Investments.

    18 Mar 2019- 08:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya The World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have announced significant new investments in Africa for both climate adaptation and mitigation. The announcements came at March 14's  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/18/2019 - 08:28

  10. Human Health In Dire Straits Without Urgent Action: UNEP

    15 Mar 2019- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Environmental damage to the planet is so extensive that people’s health will be increasingly threatened without immediate urgent action. More than 250 scientists from more than 70 countries have ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2019 - 09:52

  11. UN-Habitat Says World Can Learn From China's Success In Rehabilitation Of Urban Rivers

    15 Mar 2019- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Info NAIROBI, Kenya The government of China's actions in restoring urban rivers have been described by the UN Human Settlement Program (UN-Habitat) as a good example for other countries where rapid development of citie ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 03/15/2019 - 10:14

  12. Dispute Over Water Extraction From Kenya Gura River

    14 Mar 2019- 12:04 by Local Press Report NAIROBI The Standard The conflict pitting Kenya Tea Development Agency (KTDA), which has developed a Sh1.6 billion hydro-power project on Gura River, and Tetu Aberdare Water and Sanitation Company Limited (Teawasco ...

    Local Press Report - 03/14/2019 - 12:04

  13. Kenya Considers Climate Change Insurance Program

    6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report NAIROBI The East African Kenya could introduce insurance cover against losses incurred by households due to disasters and weather-related events, which have been increasing due to climate change. Globally climate ri ...

    Local Press Report - 03/06/2019 - 10:14

  14. Kenya Water Secretary Distances Himself From Itare Dam Scandal

    2 Mar 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Daily Nation Water Cabinet Secretary (CS) Simon Chelugui has denied reports that taxpayers stand to lose billions in the latest cash cow for tenderpreneurs that involves construction of mega dams. CS Chelugu ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2019 - 11:19

  15. Kenya Issues Alert On Increased Human-Animal Conflict

    26 Feb 2019- 10:10 by Local Press Report NAIROBI The Star The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) has issued an alert on increased incidences of human-wildlife conflict. KWS said the ongoing dry spell being experienced in most parts of the country is displacing ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2019 - 10:10

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