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  1. $25 Million USD Humanitarian Aid From EU To Address Drought In Southern Africa

    21 Jan 2020- 07:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent 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 de ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2020 - 07:58

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. Zambia Farmers Combine To Build $12 Million USD Dam For Irrigation

    15 Jan 2019- 11:27 by Local Press Report SERENJE Lusaka Times A consortium of six commercial farmers in Serenje District of Central Province have come together under the umbrella name Luombwa Irrigation Company to construct a dam at a cost of US $12-milli ...

    Local Press Report - 01/15/2019 - 11:27

  12. Zambia Benefits From China Mega Dam Completion

    7 Dec 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Xinhuanet China's Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Corporation (AFECC) handed over a mega water dam with a storage capacity of 61 million cubic meters to the Zambian government on Thursday. Zambian Pr ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2018 - 11:34

  13. Immediate Action Required For Kafue River Sustainability

    14 Nov 2018- 09:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia A new report urges immediate action to ensure a sustainable future for communities and companies that depend on the Kafue River. The lower basin of the Kafue River is the subject of a new report ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/14/2018 - 09:53

  14. Malawi: AfDB Grants $15 Million USD For Nkhata Bay Town Water Supply, Sanitation Project

    29 Oct 2018- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Info LILONGWE, Malawi The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has confirmed approval of a $15 Million USD grant from the African Development Fund for the Nkhata Bay Town Water Supply Project in Malawi. Nkhata Bay is a fas ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 10/29/2018 - 10:45

  15. Zambia Prez Commits Government To Provide Clean, Safe Water For All

    25 Sep 2018- 07:55 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Lusaka Times President Edgar Lungu has reaffirmed government’s commitment in ensuring that all citizens have access to clean and safe drinking water by the year 2030. President Lungu was speaking on Septembe ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2018 - 07:55

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