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  • Kenya is seeking some $1.8 billion USD in funding to implement a regional strategic plan that includes construction of at least eight dams to supply drinking water to at least 3.9 million people and expand the area of farmland under irrigation.
  • Over-exploitation of groundwater resources due to irrigated farming, climate change and growing demand from residents and industries has reached crisis levels and now poses a threat to global water security. A new report from the UN Environment Program (UNEP) provides a snapshot of the state of groundwater resources around the world. 
  • 18 Jul 2011- 13:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya The proportion of people with access to clean drinking water and an improved form of sanitation has increased globally as governments commit a significant portion of national budgets toward these critical sectors, according to the UN