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  1. Gender Equity Benefits of Piped Domestic Water In sub-Saharan Africa

    21 Jan 2021- 11:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia Women and girls in rural sub-Saharn Africa can benefit from up to 32 hours more time per month with availability of piped water supplies closer to home. This extra time dramatically improves the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 11:31

  2. Zambia Prez Encourages Water Harvesting Initiatives

    18 Jan 2021- 08:15 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Lusaka Times President Edgar Lungu has directed newly appointed Minister of Water Development Raphael Nakachinda to ensure that water harvesting in the country is actualized. President Lungu said water harve ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:15

  3. Five Year Strategic Plan For Zambezi River Authority

    18 Oct 2020- 08:08 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Zwnews Zimbabwe and Zambia have launched the Zambezi River Authority ZRA’s five year strategic plan for the period 2020-2024 anchored on the need to strengthen the jointly owned organization’s role in water ...

    Local Press Report - 10/18/2020 - 08:08

  4. China Construction Firm Halts Dam Project Citing Shortfall Of Zambia Government Funding

    12 Feb 2020- 11:58 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Zambia Reports China National Complete Engineering Corporation (CMEC) has halted construction works on the $499 million Kafulafuta Dam project because of lack of funding from the government. This is accordin ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2020 - 11:58

  5. SDGs As Investment Opportunities

    28 Jan 2020- 08:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2030 is a challenge but represents huge investment opportunity for the private sector through 2030, according to a new report from ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:20

  6. $25 Million USD Humanitarian Aid From EU To Address Drought In Southern Africa

    21 Jan 2020- 07:58 by Staff- Water Diplomat BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission has announced a $25 Million USD aid package for southern Africa to support Zimbabwe, Zambia, Madagascar, Lesotho and Eswatini in the wake of the harshest drought in deca ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:23

  7. Drought "Dries Up" Victoria Falls, Lake Kariba Shrinks. Transnational Power Supply Solutions Sought

    15 Dec 2019- 09:46 by Staff- Water Diplomat HARARE, Zimbabwe Lack of rain in Zambia and Zimbabwe has left the area in a prolonged drought, drastically reducing flow at the iconic Victoria Falls, shrinking Lake Kariba, affecting tourism, threatening the li ...

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

  8. Zambia: Elephants Fitted With Tracking Collars As Drought Leads To Human/Animal Conflict

    7 Dec 2019- 12:09 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Sky News Elephants in Zambia are being collared to try to combat the rising conflict between wildlife and humans in the country as both struggle to survive a particularly devastating drought. The lack of rain ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2019 - 12:09

  9. 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

  10. Zambia Capital Enforces Water Rationing

    18 Sep 2019- 07:17 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Lusaka Times The Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company says it will effect a citywide water rationing process to ensure equitable water supply. Company Managing Director Jonathan Kampata has attributed the reduc ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2019 - 07:17

  11. Zambia Reports Progress On China-funded Kafulafuta Construction

    12 Sep 2019- 13:16 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Ministry of Water Development, Sanitation and Environmental Protection The construction of the US$ 449 million Kafulafuta Water Supply System Project has reached 55 per cent. His Excellency, Mr. Edgar Chagwa ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2019 - 13:16

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. EIB Supports WASH In Zambia

    19 May 2019- 12:36 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Lusaka Times Government and the European Investment Bank have signed a water and sanitation agreement worth 5 million euros for the Zambia Water and Sanitation Project. Minister of Finance Margaret Mwanakatw ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2019 - 12:36

  15. Villagers Insist That Vedanta Copper Mine Water Contamination Case Should Be Heard In UK Court Rather Than Zambia

    18 Jan 2019- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia Villagers's in Zambia's Copper Belt are still waiting to find out whether their water contamination claim against a mining subsidiary of Vedanta Resources will be held in the United Ki ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/18/2019 - 10:48