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  1. PowerChina Exec Urges South Sudan To Invest In Hydropower

    7 Dec 2019- 12:15 by Local Press Report JUBA Xinhua A Chinese energy expert on Wednesday urged South Sudan to prioritize long-term investment in hydropower dams in order to expand its nascent power sector to drive its development. Wang Cun, executive dire ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2019 - 12:15

  2. Further Confirmation Of Climate Change Causing Conflict In Africa

    7 Dec 2019- 12:13 by Local Press Report RABAT Political Analysis South Africa The degradation of livelihoods, droughts and floods, among other consequences of climate change, are factors that exacerbate conflicts in Africa, according to several experts. T ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2019 - 12:13

  3. South Africa: Lesotho Water Tunnel Reopens After Maintenance

    7 Dec 2019- 12:11 by Local Press Report JOHANNESBURG SA People News The Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP) tunnel has been re-opened with water already reaching the Saulspoort Dam in Bethlehem in the Free State. Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2019 - 12:11

  4. Zambia: Elephants Fitted With Tracking Collars As Drought Leads To Human/Animal Conflict

    7 Dec 2019- 12:09 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Sky News Elephants in Zambia are being collared to try to combat the rising conflict between wildlife and humans in the country as both struggle to survive a particularly devastating drought. The lack of rain ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2019 - 12:09

  5. Egypt To Benefit From Japan-supported Irrigation Support

    1 Dec 2019- 13:37 by Local Press Report CAIRO Egypt Today The Egyptian Government is studying a proposal from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) to use the surface irrigation system in cultivating rice, said the Ministry of Water Resources ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 13:37

  6. Ghana Town Residents To Protest Water Supply Shortfalls

    1 Dec 2019- 13:35 by Local Press Report ASHAIMAN Ghana Web Residents of Ashaiman will Monday, December 2, 2019, embark on a demonstration against the Ghana Water Company to express their frustration over the failure of the company to supply them water. Ac ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 13:35

  7. Potential Health Hazard Of Water Wells Proliferation In Nigeria

    1 Dec 2019- 13:39 by Local Press Report ABUJA The Nation National President of the Nigeria Master Drillers Association, Michael Ale, has warned of the proliferation of water wells in the country, saying the uncontrolled nature of these wells portend poten ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 13:39

  8. Emissions Gap Report: Targets Won't Be Met

    2 Dec 2019- 08:59 by Staff- Water Diplomat NAIROBI, Kenya The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has released its annual Emissions Gap Report, in advance of the annual United Nations climate conference in Madrid. According to scientific models, p ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:23

  9. South Africa Launches National Master Plan For Water

    1 Dec 2019- 09:24 by Local Press Report JOHANNESBURG News 24 An estimated R900bn will be required to ensure the country's water security for the next 10 years and beyond. This is based on the financial model by the Department of Water and Sanitation ...

    Local Press Report - 12/01/2019 - 09:30

  10. Rural Somalia Communities Receive Climate Adaptation Funding

    26 Nov 2019- 14:45 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Global Environment Facility Somalia and the UN Development Programme (UNDP) today launch a new $10 million climate adaptation project to help rural communities secure access to diminishing water supplies. M ...

    Local Press Report - 11/26/2019 - 14:45

  11. Nigeria Prez Sets Ambitious Sanitation Targets

    21 Nov 2019- 08:29 by Local Press Report Abuja Today News Africa Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari signed an executive order on Wednesday stating that Nigeria would be free from open defecation by 2025. Only India ranked worse than Nigeria in the Water ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2019 - 08:29

  12. Climate Change, Conflict, Displacement, Poverty Causing Africa Water Crises

    19 Nov 2019- 07:38 by Staff- Water Diplomat OXFORD, United Kingdom Extreme weather, both too much and too little rain, conflict, displacement and poverty have caused crisis levels of hunger for as many as 18 million people across Africa. The climatic cond ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:29

  13. Burkina Faso Climate Change Migration Described

    7 Nov 2019- 07:32 by Local Press Report OUAGADOUGOU Inter Press Service Ibrahim Harouna and his neighbours sit under a tree at his uncle’s house, playing chess and chatting amid the simmering heat of Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso. Climate Confl ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 07:32

  14. New Desal Plant For Kenya's Turkana County

    7 Nov 2019- 07:29 by Local Press Report LODWAR Construction Review Online The government of Kenya through the Turkana County Government is in talks with Almar Water Solutions, a Spanish provider of specialist expertise and solutions in water infrastructur ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 07:34

  15. Cameroon Seeks To Accede To UNECE Water Convention

    7 Nov 2019- 07:32 by Local Press Report YAOUNDE Xinhuanet Cameroon's Ministry of Energy and Water Resources began here on Tuesday a two-day information sharing workshop on the process initiated by the African country to become a party to the UN Water ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 07:32

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