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  1. Water Scarcity Threatens Cholera Response At Kampala Hospital

    13 Jan 2019- 07:38 by Local Press Report KAMPALA The Independent A looming water shortage threatens cholera response activities at Naguru Hospital. Administrators at the health facility have said that they do not have enough water to run the facility beyo ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2019 - 07:38

  2. KfW Supports $12.3 Million USD Uganda WASH Project

    6 Dec 2018- 09:04 by Local Press Report LIRA New Vision The Ministry of Water and Environment with support from the German government-owned development bank KfW on Thursday launched a new phase III of water and sanitation project worth sh46b for refugee h ...

    Local Press Report - 12/06/2018 - 09:04

  3. Colonial-era "Water Grabbing" Policies Still Have Negative Impact On African Smallholders

    29 Oct 2018- 13:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRETORIA, South Africa A new report from the International Water Management Institute (IWMI) and South Africa's Pegasys Institute assesses the history ofcolonial-era “water grabbing” policies in sub-Sahar ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2018 - 13:33

  4. Is Pay Per Fetch The Answer To Uganda's Water Crisis?

    30 Sep 2018- 09:50 by Local Press Report KAMPALA New Vision Several Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) activists have come up to advocate for the Pay Per Fetch model, a system where money for water is collected on a pay-as-you-fetch basis from everyone ...

    Local Press Report - 09/30/2018 - 09:50

  5. Uganda: Election Loser Dismantles Bore Holes Out Of Spite

    12 Aug 2018- 09:23 by Local Press Report NEBBI The Nation A disgruntled Ugandan politician has reacted to a successive resounding defeat in a recent parliamentary by-election by stopping all development projects he had initiated in the area. Mr Patrick Ok ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2018 - 09:23

  6. Uganda's Kahengye Water Project Stalls, Damages Sought From Constructor

    22 Jul 2018- 08:19 by Local Press Report Rukungiri Daily Monitor The construction of Kahengye Gravity Water Scheme is far from complete two years after the project commenced. The Shs44b World Bank and government funded water project kicked off in July 201 ...

    Local Press Report - 07/22/2018 - 08:19

  7. Uganda: New Water Plant Will Serve 7.5 Million Kampalans

    19 Jun 2018- 12:07 by Local Press Report KAMPALA The Independent National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) has today signed a contract for the construction of a modern mega drinking water treatment plant in Katosi, to the east of Kampala. The new pla ...

    Local Press Report - 06/19/2018 - 12:07

  8. Uganda Prez Invites Egypt Prez To Visit Source Of The Nile

    16 May 2018- 11:37 by OOSKAnews Info CAIRO, Egypt Uganda’s president Yoweri Museveni has invited his Egyptian counterpart to visit the source of the Nile in the East African nation. Museveni who arrived in Egypt May 15 to hold bilateral talks, said he is ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:27

  9. Uganda Delegation Visits St Petersburg, Meets Vodokanal

    30 Apr 2018- 08:06 by Local Press Report ST PETERSBURG Nigeria Today A Uganda delegation from the Water and Environment Sector is in St Petersburg, Russia for a five-day business visit that has seen them interact with officials from Vodokanal. The company ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2018 - 15:40

  10. South Korea Commits $10 Million USD Towards Clean Water, Sanitation In Karamoja, Uganda

    30 Apr 2018- 04:10 by Local Press Report KARAMOJA The Observer By the end of 2022, more than 56,000 children in Karamoja sub-region will have access to clean water and sanitation facilities thanks to the new $10 million project launched today. The Shs 37 ...

    Local Press Report - 04/30/2018 - 04:10

  11. Over 100,000 in Sheema to Benefit from New Water Project

    1 Feb 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report SHEEMA New Vision Over 100,000 residents in the sub-counties of Shuuku and Kyangyenyi in Sheema district are set to benefit from the Shuuku/Matsyoro clean water project. However, according to Ian Arebahona, the cont ...

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

  12. AfDB Sensitizes Water Ministers Ahead of World Water Forum

    24 Jan 2018- 17:24 by Local Press Report KAMPALA New Vision In preparation for the 8th World Water Forum, the African Ministerial Council on water are discussing issues of water security, ecosystem and climate change to make a report that will represent t ...

    Local Press Report - 01/24/2018 - 17:24

  13. Egypt "Snubs" Nile Meeting?

    16 Oct 2017- 13:01 by Local Press Report UGANDA Uganda Radio Network Water and Environment Minister, Sam Cheptoris told Uganda Radio Network that he had received a communication from his Egyptian counterpart protesting against the way Nile Basin Initiativ ...

    Local Press Report - 10/16/2017 - 13:23

  14. Scientists Raise Concerns Over Lake Victoria Pollution

    1 Aug 2017- 10:49 by Local Press Report ENTEBBE Standard Media Increased pollution is threatening the sustainable use of Lake Victoria, a vital resource for the East African region. Speaking at a conference on population, health and environment, scientist ...

    Local Press Report - 08/01/2017 - 10:49

  15. No Deal as Nile Summit Underwhelms

    28 Jun 2017- 15:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda Last week’s summit of Nile Basin countries did not live up to its billing. Only two heads of state bothered to make the journey to the June 20-22 event in Kampala, Uganda to resolve differences ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/28/2017 - 15:24


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