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  1. Rwanda's Youth Use Media To Promote Sanitation For Disease Prevention

    21 Apr 2020- 11:45 by Local Press Report KIGALI BBC News A group of young people in Rwanda have been writing and producing a series of radio dramas to teach listeners about the vital role hand-washing and sanitation play in preventing the spread of diseas ...

    Local Press Report - 04/21/2020 - 11:45

  2. Nile Basin Initiative HydroMet System Will Improve Water Resources Planning In Member States

    11 Dec 2019- 10:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat NAIROBI, Kenya Member States of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) will share reliable data for better monitoring of the Nile’s water resources under the $5.5 Million USD Nile Basin Regional HydroMet System  to inf ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  3. OPEC Fund Supports Rwanda WASH Programs

    28 Sep 2019- 01:28 by Local Press Report KIGALI The New Times Rwanda Wednesday secured a concessional loan of $20 million (about Rwf18 billion) to boost supply of water as well as scale up sanitation programmes. The loan, from OPEC Fund for International ...

    Local Press Report - 09/28/2019 - 01:28

  4. $37.3 Million USD For Humanitarian Aid In African Great Lakes Region

    23 Sep 2019- 06:46 by Staff- Water Diplomat BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission has announced an additional $38 Million USD in humanitarian relief for the Great Lakes region of Africa. The aid is earmarked for the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:39

  5. Rwanda To Invest $440 Million USD In Effort To Achieve 100 Percent Water Connectivity

    14 May 2019- 09:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KIGALI, Rwanda The government of Rwanda is to invest $440 Million USD over the next three years to construct water treatment plants and supply systems in an effort to ensure that all Rwandans have access to cl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/14/2019 - 09:44

  6. China's Sino Hydro Will Build $214 Million USD Rwanda Hydro Plant

    8 Apr 2019- 07:04 by Local Press Report KIGALI The New Times Rwanda’s efforts to achieve universal access to electricity by 2024 have received a boost after a deal that will see China’s SinoHydro build the Nyabarongo-II Hydropower Plant. The 43.5MW plant ...

    Local Press Report - 04/08/2019 - 07:04

  7. Rwanda Water Utility Criticized Over Accountability Issues In Audit

    25 Jan 2019- 06:52 by Local Press Report KIGALI The New Times There is need for stakeholders to join efforts to help Water and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) which has for years been riddled with accountability issues to finally get into the Auditor Gener ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2019 - 06:52

  8. JICA Supports Rwanda Water Transmission Pipeline

    11 Jan 2019- 08:50 by Local Press Report KIGALI Japan International Cooperation Agency On January 9, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) signed a grant agreement with the Government of the Republic of Rwanda to provide grant aid of up to 3.1 ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2019 - 08:50

  9. $130 Million USD From AfDB For WASH in Rwanda

    3 Jan 2019- 07:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KIGALI, Rwanda In an expansion of Rwanda’s Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation Program, the African Development Bank is to provide additional funding of $130 Million USD. In November 2017, the Bank approved ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/03/2019 - 07:21

  10. Rwanda Women's Cooperative Turns Water Hyacinth Into Sellable Products

    26 Sep 2018- 06:49 by Local Press Report NYAMATA The New Times The weed [water hyacinth] has been a nightmare for regional waters since it first appeared in the late 1980s. Rivers Akagera and Kanyonyomba and lakes Rumira and Mirayi were just a few years a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/26/2018 - 06:50

  11. Rwanda Hails Chinese Water Infrastructure Investment

    16 Mar 2018- 09:29 by Local Press Report KIGALI Xinhuanet News The recently completed Muyanza Dam in central Rwanda will benefit farmers and help grow crops for exports, a Rwandan official said on Thursday. The 26-meter-high Muyanza Dam located in Rulindo ...

    Local Press Report - 03/16/2018 - 09:29

  12. OPEC Boosts Rwanda’s Water And Sanitation

    14 Mar 2018- 06:18 by Local Press Report KIGALI KT Press The Government of Rwanda and the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) have signed a financing agreement worth US$ 20 million to support water and sanitation project. The fund will help in ...

    Local Press Report - 03/14/2018 - 06:18

  13. EIB to Fund $86 Million USD Sewage Sewage System in Rwanda

    20 Feb 2018- 10:21 by Local Press Report KIGALI The East African The European Investment Bank (EIB) is expected to announce a loan worth $85.7 million (Rwf73b) to the government of Rwanda, towards supporting construction of the country’s first public sewa ...

    Local Press Report - 02/20/2018 - 10:21

  14. Rwanda Gets New Technology To Prevent Water Loss

    16 Feb 2018- 10:02 by Local Press Report KIGALI KT Press Rwanda’s Water and Sanitation Corporation (Wasac) has launched a new technology that will help to regulate water levels and flow to serve its clientele effectively and prevent losses. The Supervisor ...

    Local Press Report - 02/16/2018 - 10:02

  15. Chinese Aid for Rwanda Boreholes

    1 Feb 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report KIGALI Xinhuanet News The Chinese ambassador to Rwanda and the Rwandan finance minister on Wednesday signed an economic and technical cooperation to help the country improve technical education and water supply. Und ...

    Local Press Report - 02/01/2018 - 11:34