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  1. Cyanobacteria In Water Holes Blamed For Mass Elephant Deaths

    23 Sep 2020- 07:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat GABARONE, Botswana Government officials in Botswana on September 21 attributed 330 mysterious elephant deaths in May and June to ingestion of toxins produced by cyanobacteria found in algal blooms in regional wa ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  2. Mysterious Botswana Elephant Deaths Could Be Caused By Natural Toxin In Water

    5 Aug 2020- 05:00 by Local Press Report GABARONE News 24 Preliminary tests to explain the reason for hundreds of mysterious elephant deaths in Botswana point to a naturally occurring toxin as a probable cause, a senior wildlife official told Reuters. It w ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 05:00

  3. World Bank Supports Botswana Water Supply Improvement

    29 Jan 2020- 05:36 by Local Press Report GABARONE Daily News Government has secured a World Bank loan worth P1.4 billion to improve water supply in some areas. Minister of Lands, Water and Sanitation Services, Mr Kefentse Mzwinila said the money would als ...

    Local Press Report - 01/29/2020 - 05:36

  4. USAID Project Will Address Scarcity, Improve Management In Limpopo And Okavango Basin Communities

    27 Jul 2018- 08:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced a five-year, $32.4 Million project to address water challenges facing Limpopo River Basin and Okavango River Basin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/27/2018 - 08:57

  5. Botswana Bans Import Of Bottled Water, Vegetables

    20 May 2018- 08:08 by Local Press Report GABORONE The Southern Times Botswana, through its ministry of investment, trade and industry, has imposed a ban on the import of bottled natural and mineral water. The government has also temporarily suspended impo ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2018 - 08:08

  6. Nine Elephants Electrocuted While Drinking Water from Leaked Pipe in Botswana

    21 Sep 2017- 08:06 by Local Press Report GABARONE Africa News Nine elephants were electrocuted by electric power lines while drinking water from a leaked pipe at Dukwi village near Sua Pan in Botswana. The elephants are believed to be in search of water a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/21/2017 - 08:06

  7. Scottish Company Addresses Botswana Treatment Challenges

    22 Nov 2016- 09:22 by Local Press Report GABARONE African Review A "first-of-its-kind" self-sustaining rural water treatment system that operates without grid electricity or solar power will launch in Botswana to help accelerate clean water prov ...

    Local Press Report - 12/22/2016 - 10:19

  8. Botswana: Minister Urges Modernized Agriculture Systems

    14 Sep 2016- 10:29 by Local Press Report LEJWANA Botswana Daily News The Minister of Agriculture Mr Patrick Ralotsia says promoting modern irrigation systems in primary schools has the potential to improve performance in agricultural subjects. Mr Ralotsia ...

    Local Press Report - 09/14/2016 - 10:39

  9. Shortages Burst Sechaba’s Beer Bubble

    2 Sep 2016- 11:45 by Local Press Report GABARONE Magi Online Water-related woes spilled over into Sechaba Brewery Holdings’ financial year ended March 31, 2016, according to its management. According to Johan De Kok, group Managing Director, traditional b ...

    Local Press Report - 09/02/2016 - 11:45

  10. SADC Summit to Look at Water, Energy and Infrastructure

    11 Aug 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GABORONE, Botswana The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers and Heads of State and Government summit, to be held in Mbabane, Swaziland later this month, will look at potential mea ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2016 - 10:02

  11. SADC Models Equitable Trans-Boundary Water Resource Management: Official

    2 Aug 2016- 11:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GABORONE, Botswana The Southern African Development Community’s (SADC) well-managed water systems agreements could provide a model of trans-bondary water resource sharing for other parts of Africa, SADC Senior ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/02/2016 - 12:10

  12. US, EU, UK Pledge $460 Million to Combat Drought in Southern Africa

    29 Jul 2016- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GABORONE, Botswana The United States, the United Kingdom and the European Union this week responded to the Southern African Development Community’s (SADC) appeal for assistance for millions of people impacted ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/29/2016 - 10:56

  13. SADC Seeks Nearly $2.7 Billion in Drought Aid

    20 Jul 2016- 10:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GABORONE, Botswana Southern African Development Community (SADC) Chair and Botswana President Ian Khama is expected to declare a regional disaster and appeal for international assistance by the end of this mon ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/20/2016 - 11:00

  14. USAID, Partners Fund Water Management System in Southern Africa

    14 Jul 2016- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MASERU, Lesotho The US Agency for International Development (USAID), together with other development partners, has mobilized $2 million USD to set up an integrated water management system in southern Africa. U ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/15/2016 - 11:11

  15. SADC Seeks Funding for Water, Agriculture, Energy Projects

    11 Jul 2016- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GABORONE, Botswana Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries will pool their own financial resources and seek funding from development partners such as the World Bank, the Kuwait Fund for Aab Eco ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/11/2016 - 10:11

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