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  1. WASH Funding Inadequate In Eastern and Southern Africa

    12 Oct 2019- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya A new report on water, sanitation and health (WASH) sector financing in UNICEF’s Eastern and Southern Africa Region (ESAR) has identified massive funding gaps that will hinder achievement of WAS ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2019 - 10:28

  2. Kenya-Uganda Agreement Seeks Non-violent, Sustainable Peace

    17 Sep 2019- 06:56 by Local Press Report MOROTO Capital FM President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni on Thursday witnessed the signing of an agreement aimed at promoting sustainable peace and development among Turkana, Pokot and ...

    Local Press Report - 09/17/2019 - 13:06

  3. Droughts And Floods For Nile Basin In Coming Decades

    7 Sep 2019- 07:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Dartmouth, NH, United States Hot and dry conditions coupled with a rising population along the Nile River will reduce the amount of water available for residential, agricultural, and ecological uses in coming d ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/07/2019 - 07:15

  4. Ugandan Pastoralists Consider Crop Farming Alternatives

    13 Aug 2019- 07:51 by Local Press Report KAMPALA Africa News In northeastern Uganda, Karimajong pastoralists have a reason to smile. Their herds are looking healthy and strong. The rainy season has brought lots of pasture and water to this region mostly k ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2019 - 07:51

  5. European Commission Supports Drought Relief In Horn Of Africa

    7 Aug 2019- 13:26 by TWD Staff BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission is mobilizing a further $56 Million USD in emergency humanitarian funding to help people in the Horn of Africa, where prolonged drought is having devastating consequences on food ava ...

    TWD Staff - 08/27/2019 - 03:35

  6. Environmentalist Fury Over Massive Tanzania Hydro Project

    28 Jul 2019- 07:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DODOMA, Tanzania Tanzania President John Magufuli laid the foundation stone for the Rufiji Hydropower Project (RHPP) at Stiegler’s Gorge July 26, reigniting protests by nature conservationists. RHPP is in the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/28/2019 - 07:18

  7. Africa Needs An Early Alert System To Warn Of Imminent Disasters

    25 Jul 2019- 08:04 by OOSKAnews Info CHISAMBA, Zambia The African Union (AU) has called for new measures to warn of imminent disasters in the continent. Harsen Nyambe, AU Head of Environment, Climate Change, Water and Land Management Commission cited the ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/25/2019 - 08:04

  8. International Banks Urged Not To Support Controversial Uganda Oil Pipeline

    11 Jun 2019- 12:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NIJMEGEN, Netherlands A letter on behalf of 30 international and African NGOs and activists has been sent to Standard Bank and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation urging the lenders to reconsider their initial ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:37

  9. US Christian Pastor Promised Ugandans "Miracle Water", It Was Bleach!

    23 May 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report KAMPALA The Guardian An American pastor from New Jersey backed by a British former clairvoyant is running a network that gives up to 50,000 Ugandans a “miracle cure” made from industrial bleach, claiming drinking t ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2019 - 11:06

  10. Uganda Accelerates Nyagak Dam Project

    28 Mar 2019- 09:13 by Local Press Report KAMPALA Construction Review The government of Uganda has tasked Uganda Electricity Generation Company Limited (UEGCL) to speed up preparation activities to pave way for construction works of the Nyagak Mini-hydro P ...

    Local Press Report - 03/28/2019 - 09:13

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

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