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  1. ICRC, National Water Board Adopt Water Resources Strategy

    12 Dec 2011- 14:26 by Local Press Report TUNIS International Committee of the Red Cross The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and Tunisia’s national water board have adopted a strategy aimed at making the best possible use of available water ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:34

  2. VA Tech Wabag to Increase Focus on Desalination, Water Reuse

    7 Dec 2011- 12:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHENNAI, India Indian water treatment company VA Tech Wabag plans to increase its focus on the desalination and water reuse and recycling industries in the next few years. The company is also looking to expand ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:34

  3. SONEDE Announced New Water Consumption Prices

    5 Dec 2011- 18:15 by Local Press Report TUNIS Tunisia Live Tunisia’s National Water Distribution Utility (SONEDE) on November 22 announced new water consumption prices. The increases in price will target those who consume more than 100 cubic meters every ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:35

  4. Switzerland Contributes $20 Million USD for Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Trust Fund

    5 Dec 2011- 18:10 by Local Press Report TUNIS African Development Bank (Press Release) The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation will provide $20 million USD for the African Development Bank (AfDB)-managed Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Trust Fu ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:35

  5. SONEDE Has $25.3 Million USD Deficit

    14 Nov 2011- 07:13 by Local Press Report TUNIS African Manager Tunisia’s National Water Operation and Distribution Company (SONEDE) had $16 million USD in revenues in 2010, but still registered a deficit of $25.3 million USD.  The company’s cash flow at t ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:37

  6. AfDB to Finance Joint Angola-Namibia Project

    25 Oct 2011- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUNIS, Tunisia Angola and Namibia will implement a $66 million USD joint water management project with funding from the African Development Bank (AfDB). The project, with backing from the Southern African Deve ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:40

  7. AfDB to Lend Tunisia $129 Million USD for National Drinking Water Program

    24 Oct 2011- 17:09 by Local Press Report TUNIS Tunis-Afrique Presse (Tunisia) The African Development Bank (AfDB) is lending Tunisia $129 million USD to co-finance a national drinking water supply program in rural areas.  The loan is intended “to support ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:40

  8. African Water Facility to Outsource Consultancy Services

    18 Oct 2011- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUNIS, Tunisia The African Water Facility (AWF), an initiative of the African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW), has announced plans to outsource consultancy services to prepare project completion reports fo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:41

  9. World Bank-U.S. Government Working Groups Identify WASH Programs for Collaboration

    3 Oct 2011- 16:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states The U.S. government and the World Bank are co-chairing a number of working groups charged with finding areas for collaboration on water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) projects as p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  10. AfDB Approves $80 Million USD for Niger’s Water Sector

    3 Oct 2011- 16:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUNIS, Tunisia The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved several grants and loans aimed at improving Niger’s water sector, which is vital in enhancing the country’s food security. The AfDB approved a $33 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:42

  11. Financing a Major Stumbling Block to Progress in Sanitation Development: AfDB

    8 Aug 2011- 18:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUNIS, Tunisia The lack of adequate financing is “one of the major stumbling blocks to progress in the (sanitation) sector,” according to Sering B. O. Jallow, Officer in Charge, Water & Sanitation Departmen ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:48

  12. Indian Companies Eye Water Projects in MENA Region

    18 Jul 2011- 13:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHENNAI, India  Some Indian water companies are looking to expand their presence in the arid Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, where they see major growth potential due to rising demand. Chennai-base ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:51

  13. WB, NASA, USAID to Help Arab Countries Improve Water Management


    Local Press Report - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

  14. Cadagua to Build Desalination Plant in Morocco

    13 Jun 2011- 23:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Spain, MADRID Spanish firm Cadagua, a member of the Ferrovial Group of companies, won a contract to design and build a desalination plant near the Moroccan city of Casablanca.  The project is worth some $86 mi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:56

  15. Unrest in MENA Region May Affect Water Projects, Financing

    2 May 2011- 15:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent duBai, united arab emirates The continuing civic unrest in North Africa and parts of the Middle East have already affected some water projects in the region and could affect more.   According to analysts, the c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 15:01