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  1. Algeria Announces New Desal Plant To Serve Northern Municipalities

    16 Oct 2018- 13:15 by Local Press Report TOUDJA Afrik21 The Algerian Water Authority (ADE) will provide drinking water to several municipalities in the Bejaia wilaya in the north of the country, thanks to a seawater desalination plant that will be built i ...

    Local Press Report - 10/16/2018 - 13:15

  2. Wetlands Degradation in The Sahel Linked to Human Migration, Conflict

    22 May 2017- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDE, Netherlands A report published this week presents the case for improving the condition of the wetlands of Africa’s Sahel as part of a strategy to address human migration and its links to the degradation o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/02/2018 - 11:31

  3. Algeria, South Korea Eye Cooperation on Water, Environment

    1 Jul 2016- 09:13 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Ennahar Online The Minister of Water Resources and Environment Ouali Abdelkader, received Wednesday the Ambassador of South Korea in Algiers, Park Sang Jin Kim, to examine partnership projects between the tw ...

    Local Press Report - 07/01/2016 - 09:13

  4. Panama Papers Reveal More Suspicious SNC-Lavalin Contracts for Algeria Projects

    19 May 2016- 09:03 by Local Press Report MONTREAL The Star Canadian engineering giant SNC-Lavalin signed $21.7 million in contracts with an anonymously owned company in the British Virgin Islands to obtain business in Algeria, a joint investigation by the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2016 - 09:03

  5. Corruption Impacts Basic Services in Middle East, North Africa: Transparency International

    4 May 2016- 12:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERLIN, Germany Fifty million people in the Middle East and North Africa-- nearly one-third of public service users-- have to pay bribes to access basic services including utility services, public schools, clin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/04/2016 - 12:03

  6. Investing in Renewable Energy Is Africa’s Best Bet to Increase Water Availability: Report

    27 Oct 2015- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates Investing in renewable-energy technology presents the most affordable option for African countries to increase the amount of water available to meet rising demand due to expandi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2015 - 10:02

  7. 5+5 Dialogue Adopts Common Strategy for Water

    1 Apr 2015- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALGIERS, Algeria The 10-member Western Mediterranean Forum, commonly referred to as the "5+5 Dialogue," this week adopted a common strategy on water, emphasizing the need for an integrated management ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2015 - 10:33

  8. Algeria to Host Western Mediterranean Water Ministers Meeting

    6 Mar 2015- 09:38 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Algerie Presse Service Minister of Water Resources Hocine Necib announced Thursday that the capital (Algiers) will host on 31 March the first meeting of ministers of Water of the countries of Western Mediter ...

    Local Press Report - 03/06/2015 - 09:38

  9. Algerian Dams at 80 Percent Capacity

    13 Feb 2015- 10:38 by Local Press Report ALGIERS Algerie Press Service The filling rate of Algeria's 65 dams has exceeded 80 percent, the highest rate ever reached during the first week of February since the independence, said Thursday the Ministry o ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2015 - 10:38

  10. Cameroonian President Appeals to International Community to Help Save Lake Chad

    9 Jan 2015- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon Cameroonian President Paul Biya has called on the international community help prevent Lake Chad from disappearing. Addressing the diplomatic community on January 8th, Biya warned that “Lake C ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/09/2015 - 10:44

  11. Hyflux Marks Official Opening of Desal Plant in Algeria

    12 Nov 2014- 10:50 by Local Press Report ORAN Hyflux On 10 November, Hyflux Ltd marked the official opening of Magtaa Desalination Plant, the largest seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant in Algeria and on the African continent. The ceremony was att ...

    Local Press Report - 11/12/2014 - 10:50

  12. Algerian Minister Stresses Need to Meet Project Deadlines

    9 Oct 2014- 10:16 by Local Press Report MASCARA Algerie Press Service Minister of Water Resources, Hocine Necib stressed Wednesday night in Mascara, the need to meet the deadlines for completion of projects. After inspecting the progress of supply works o ...

    Local Press Report - 10/09/2014 - 10:16

  13. Water Scarcity Could Limit Shale Resource Development: WRI

    3 Sep 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Limited availability of freshwater could become a stumbling block to the growing shale gas sector, according to a new report from the Washington, DC-based World Resource Institute ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/03/2014 - 10:01

  14. More Laws Needed to Reduce Risks From Natural Disasters: Report

    30 Jun 2014- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland A new joint report from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Societies (IFRC) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has underlined the need for more legislation to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/30/2014 - 10:05

  15. Egyptian, Ethiopian Foreign Ministers Meet on Controversial Dam

    30 May 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALGIERS, Algeria Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy and his Ethiopian counterpart, Tedros Adhanom, met in Algeria this week to discuss issues surrounding Ethiopia’s plans to construct the controversial, mul ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/30/2014 - 10:01