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  1. 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

  2. New Report Links Lack of Clean Water, Sanitation to Stunting

    29 Jul 2016- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Globally, one in four children under the age of 5-- a total of 159 million children worldwide-- are affected by stunted growth, a consequence of malnutrition, international NGO WaterAid ...

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

  3. Drought, Conflicts Leave More Countries in Need of Food Aid: FAO

    3 Jun 2016- 11:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy El Niño-induced droughts and conflict have raised the number of countries in need of external food assistance to 37 as of June 1st, according to the latest edition of the Crop Prospects and Food Sit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2016 - 23:54

  4. South Asia Most at Risk of Natural Disasters, While Sub-Saharan Africa Is Most Vulnerable: Report

    30 Mar 2016- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BATH, United Kingdom Countries in Asia are at highest risk from natural disasters such as floods, severe storms and earthquakes, but countries in Sub-Saharan Africa are most vulnerable to the effects of such d ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/30/2016 - 10:47

  5. Drought, Floods, Conflict Leave 34 Countries in Need of Food Assistance: FAO

    10 Mar 2016- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy Drought, floods and civil conflicts have left 34 countries-- 27 of them in Africa and the rest in Asia-- in need of food assistance, according to a new report from the United Nations Food and Agric ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/10/2016 - 10:46

  6. Global Warming Will Leave Horn of Africa Even Drier: Study

    12 Oct 2015- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUCSON, AZ, United States As the planet warms, the Horn of Africa region will likely become more arid, aggravating tensions in an already unstable region, according to new research from the University of Arizo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2015 - 10:09

  7. Tanzanian Officials Call for “Mutual Understanding” to Make Best Use of Nile Waters

    9 Jun 2015- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DODOMA, Tanzania Tanzanian Prime Minister Mizengo Pinda last week called for consensus and “mutual understanding” among Nile Basin countries to make best use of the river’s resources. Speaking at the 23rd Annua ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/09/2015 - 10:30

  8. Nile Basin Ministers Meet in Dodoma

    4 Jun 2015- 11:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DODOMA, Tanzania Water ministers from Nile Basin member countries gathered in the Tanzanian city of Dodoma on June 4th for two days of talks on regional water projects and issues. The Nile Basin Initiative (NBI ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/04/2015 - 11:57

  9. Eight Reservoirs Being Constructed in Eritrea

    5 Jun 2014- 09:54 by Local Press Report NAKFA Shabait.com The Agriculture Ministry's branch in Nakfa sub-zone, Northern Red Sea region, indicated that construction of a total of 8 water reservoirs is underway with a view to meeting the water demand i ...

    Local Press Report - 06/05/2014 - 09:54

  10. Eritreans Engage in Soil, Water Conservation

    16 May 2014- 09:31 by Local Press Report HAGAZ Shabait.com The inhabitants of Awenjeli, Fana, Enchinaq and Ashera Administrative areas, Hagaz sub-zone, are engaged in soil and water conservation in a bid to raising agricultural output. Ibrahim Jimi'e ...

    Local Press Report - 05/16/2014 - 09:31

  11. New Potable Water Supply Facility Operating in Eritrea

    10 Apr 2014- 09:44 by Local Press Report HAMELMALO Shabait.com A potable water supply facility has been put in place in Gizigza area, Hamelmalo sub-zone, in collaboration with the regional administration, local inhabitants and the members of the People� ...

    Local Press Report - 04/10/2014 - 09:44

  12. Eritrea Works to Ensure Water Supply to Elaberet Agro-Industry

    16 Dec 2013- 09:56 by Local Press Report KEREN Gergis Girmai, Administrator of Anseba region, indicated that activities have been undergoing to ensure water supply of Elaberet Agro-Industry. He further explained that in order to alleviate the existing wat ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2013 - 09:56

  13. Water Supply Project in Eritrea Reaches Final Stage

    11 Nov 2013- 10:34 by Local Press Report SHE'IB Shabait.com Reports indicated that the putting in place of a 3.3-million Nakfa potable water supply project in Gedged Administrative area, She'ib sub-zone, has reached the stage of finalization. Me ...

    Local Press Report - 11/11/2013 - 10:34

  14. Eritrea Constructing Underground Water Reservoirs

    14 Oct 2013- 10:14 by Local Press Report GELALO Shabait.com Reports indicated that underground water reservoirs are being constructed in Hariena, Abdur, Marsa-Fatima, Bededa, Aluli, Garsa and Diluh areas, Gelalo sub-zone, through the collaboration between ...

    Local Press Report - 10/14/2013 - 10:14

  15. Eritrea Ministry Calls for Prudent Water Use

    16 Sep 2013- 10:07 by Local Press Report ASMARA Shabait.com The Ministry of Land, Water and Environment has called on nationals to practice prudent utilization of water, and thus nurturing vision-oriented norm in this regard. The message issued by the Wat ...

    Local Press Report - 09/16/2013 - 10:07