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  • Officials at the Sudanese Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources announced on June 13 that they are preparing a comprehensive agreement that will govern Sudan’s water relations with its newest neighbor, South Sudan.
  • 14 Dec 2009- 13:48 by Local Press Report KIGALI, Rwanda The New Times (Rwanda) The Rwandan government allocated some $272,000 USD to remove water hyacinth in the Lake Victoria Basin. The move is part of a broader initiative to conserve the heavily degraded basin. Former State Minister in charge of
  • 2 Jul 2007- 10:09 by Local Press Report KIGALI, Rwanda New Times (Rwanda) — The United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-HABITAT) is providing $1.5 million USD to improve water and sanitation to urban areas The funds fall under a three-year memorandum of understanding between Rwanda and
  • 16 Apr 2007- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JERUSALEM- Israeli authorities are showing mounting concern about the extent of pollution of water reservoirs from filling stations, air bases and other fuel storage facilities across the country. The leading daily Ha'aretz reported that records
  • 26 Mar 2007- 10:09 by Local Press Report KIGALI, Rwanda The New Times (Rwanda) — The government and the United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-HABITAT) will jointly fund a $1.7 million USD water and sanitation project in Kigali. The project falls under UN-HABITAT's "Water for
  • 26 Feb 2007- 09:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMMAN, Jordan — The World Bank already is starting to slip behind its own deadlines in launching a $15.5 million USD feasibility study of the proposed Red Sea-Dead Sea canal project. Before the first shovel of dirt is turned, the project to build a