Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 12 Oct 2009- 14:47 by Local Press Report KAMPALA, Uganda The New Vision (Uganda) The parliament gave approval for the government to borrow some $52 million USD from the African Development Bank for the Kampala Sanitation Program. The funds will be used to rehabilitate and extend the 135-kilometer
  • 7 Sep 2009- 14:47 by Local Press Report KAMPALA, Uganda The New Vision (Uganda) The government will construct water supply and sanitation systems in 17 districts using a $26.4 million USD grant from Austria and the European Union. Seventy-five of the towns who applied for water and sanitation
  • 27 Apr 2009- 14:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt T he Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources said it will work to accelerate implementation of joint projects in other Nile Basin countries, particularly in Sudan and Uganda. "We have agreed with the Southern Sudanese
  • 23 Feb 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda u ganda has announced that it is urgently seeking $187 million USD to fund a major water infrastructure development plan. The Water and Environment Ministry said last week that the country would focus on four interventions including
  • 2 Feb 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda A row is brewing in East Africa, with three countries trading accusations over who is responsible for the alarming drop in water levels in Lake Victoria, Africa's largest fresh water lake. Kenya and Tanzania have accused Uganda of
  • 12 Jan 2009- 13:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda u gandan President Yoweri Museveni has blamed some Ugandans for thwarting investment in water by tampering with the water table. He says that tampering with the water table might result in the drying of small rivers that are major