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  • 19 Dec 2014- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KISUMU, Kenya The government of Kenya’s Kisumu County has issued $39 million USD in funding for the second phase of a major water restoration project. Kisumu residents have been grappling with water shortages since the early 1990s. The worst hit areas
  • 4 Aug 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kenya, KISUMU The Lake Victoria Basin Commission has signed a memorandum of understanding with the African Water Facility to improve water and sanitation in 15 secondary towns along Lake Victoria. The commission's executive secretary, Dr. Tom Okurut
  • 30 Apr 2007- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya — The United Nations Human Settlements Program (UNHABITAT) in partnership with the Swedish government has launched a new supply and sanitation project East African cities adjacent to Lake Victoria. The three-year project also seeks to
  • 23 Apr 2007- 10:08 by Local Press Report nairoBi, Kenya UN Integrated Regional — Lake Victoria is in danger from municipal and industrial waste and other human activities. "Lake Victoria is a fragile ecosystem and the international community must now come to its aid since urbanization,