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  1. Lack Of Potable Water Affects Namibia's COVID Response

    2 May 2020- 11:46 by Local Press Report OMUTHIYA The Namibian An effort by the Oshikoto Regional Council to curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic is affected by severe water shortages as many remote rural areas in the region are currently without acces ...

    Local Press Report - 05/02/2020 - 11:54

  2. AfDB Funds Namibia Rural Water Supply, Sanitation Upgrades

    17 Mar 2020- 07:12 by Staff- Water Diplomat WINDHOEK, Namibia The African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced new funding for rural water supply and sanitation in Namibia. The total funding of $125 Million USD, described in a 11 March statement, will su ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:11

  3. 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

  4. Namibia Sets Sights For Water Infrastructure Investment

    19 Jul 2019- 13:15 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era Live NamWater needs N$12.7 billion over the next five years to develop new water schemes and to rehabilitate aging infrastructures in Namibia. This was revealed by the Ministry of Agriculture, Wate ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2019 - 13:15

  5. Villagers Erect Wall To Protect Reservoir From Elephants

    5 May 2019- 05:24 by Local Press Report KAKEKETE New Era Live Kakekete villagers, deep in the forests of Ndiyona constituency, have constructed a wall made of rocks around their water reservoir to prevent elephants from damaging them. Access Scarcity Wate ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2019 - 05:24

  6. Windhoek Residents Fail To Curb Water Use

    27 Mar 2019- 06:21 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK The Namibian Windhoek residents have failed to reduce their use of water since January this year, adding to fears that the city's taps could run dry. Figures showing the continued overconsumption of w ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2019 - 06:21

  7. Namibia Capital Retreats On Backdated Water Tariffs After Citizens Protest

    8 Mar 2019- 11:38 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK Windhoek Observer The City of Windhoek (CoW) said on Thursday that it will amend charges to clients by backdating higher water supply tariffs from 01 January 2019 instead of July last year after residents c ...

    Local Press Report - 03/08/2019 - 14:11

  8. Angola-Namibia Transboundary Water Project Inaugurated.

    22 Nov 2018- 11:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WINDHOEK, Namibia Authorities from Angola and Namibia this week inaugurated the Calueque-Oshakati cross-border water supply project, distributing water resources from the shared Cunene River. The project invol ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/22/2018 - 11:18

  9. NamWater To Acquire Areva Desal Plant?

    18 Nov 2018- 14:04 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK Windhoek Observer The Namibia Water Corporation (NamWater) is eyeing to acquire the Orano Resources-owned, Orano Desalination Plant from Areva, it emerged this week. The company this week called for bids f ...

    Local Press Report - 11/18/2018 - 14:04

  10. Namibia: China-Funded Desal Plant Decision Criticized

    18 Sep 2018- 08:07 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK Windhoek Observer In a shock move which is likely to worsen the central region’s water woes, government has opted to construction its own desalination plant using proceeds from the N$10 billion that it has ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2018 - 08:07

  11. Windhoek Introduces New Water Use Restrictions

    12 Aug 2018- 09:21 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK The Namibian The City of Windhoek once again announced a water crisis and is restricting hair saloons, car washes and construction sites from using too much water and has now moved from Category B, which m ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2018 - 09:21

  12. Mandatory Water Restrictions in Windhoek As Availability Declared Critical

    1 Aug 2018- 09:26 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK Xinhuanet News Namibia's capital city municipal authorities on Tuesday declared that the water availability situation is critical and mandatory water restrictions will be implemented accordingly in Win ...

    Local Press Report - 08/01/2018 - 09:26

  13. Namibia-Botswana Desal Plant Still on Track

    7 Feb 2018- 10:00 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era Namibia The initial plans to jointly set up a multi-billion-dollar pipeline that will draw water from the Atlantic Ocean and be shared as desalinated water by Namibia and Botswana is still on the ca ...

    Local Press Report - 02/07/2018 - 10:00

  14. Further Water Investment for Windhoek to Reduce Reliance on NamWater

    7 Nov 2017- 07:20 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK The Namibian The City of Windhoek has revealed plans to improve water collection efficiency through the construction of a N$1.1 billion water reclamation plant as a redress for its reliance on NamWater. Acc ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2017 - 07:20

  15. Minister Calls for End to Open Defecation

    31 Oct 2017- 13:31 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era Windhoek-Swapo Member of Parliament, who is also international relations deputy minister, Maureen Hinda has called for an end to open defecation, saying it is essential to human development. She ca ...

    Local Press Report - 10/31/2017 - 13:31