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  1. Ancient Records Of Nile Flood Cycles

    20 Sep 2020- 07:54 by Local Press Report ASWAN REUTERS A granite inscription tells us that for seven years during the reign of the ancient Egyptian king Djoser, the Nile failed to go through its annual flooding cycle, causing a devastating drought and fam ...

    Local Press Report - 09/20/2020 - 10:40

  2. Lake Victoria Surge Jeopardises Regional Hydropower Capacity

    5 May 2020- 10:00 by Local Press Report KAMPALA ESI-Africa In Uganda, Lake Victoria’s water levels have surged to their highest level in more than half a century posing a threat to the country’s hydropower plants. “The increased water level is causing dis ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2020 - 10:00

  3. Massive New Hydro Project In Uganda?

    12 Feb 2020- 11:59 by Local Press Report KAMPALA Reuters A Chinese firm has applied to Ugandan authorities for a licence to develop a $1.4 billion hydropower plant that could potentially expand the country’s generation capacity by 40% according to a regul ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:27

  4. “Last Round” of GERD Talks This Week In Washington

    29 Jan 2020- 09:17 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Another two-day round of tripartite meetings between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia over the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) commenced in Washington, DC 28 January. Tal ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:04

  5. Tripartite GERD Talks Underway In Washington In Effort To Break Impasse

    15 Jan 2020- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Irrigation from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met 14 January in Washington DC to discuss continuing differences around timing and technical regulations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2020 - 09:59

  6. GERD: Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Set To Meet Again In Washington

    19 Dec 2019- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Senior representatives of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are set to meet again in Washington DC in January over outstanding issues related to the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). E ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/19/2019 - 11:46

  7. Washington-brokered GERD Meetings Underway

    30 Nov 2019- 10:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt A second meeting of experts in the series of four tripartite talks brokered by the US government on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will convene in Cairo, Egypt, 2 December. The two-day m ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:25

  8. Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan Leaders Commit To GERD Cooperation

    13 Feb 2019- 07:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The leaders of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt have confirmed commitment to reach consensus on outstanding technical issues surrounding the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). A ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/13/2019 - 07:39

  9. Ethiopia Police Declare GERD Dam Manager’s Death Was Suicide

    11 Sep 2018- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The head of Ethiopia’s Federal Police Commission announced September 7 that the shooting death of Simegnew Bekele, who was found dead in his vehicle in Addis Ababa in July was a suicide.  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/11/2018 - 10:19

  10. Sudan, Egypt, Ethiopia GERD Mediation Meeting Produces Agreement

    16 May 2018- 11:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Egypt's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced the success of this week's mediation meeting regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) negotiations in Adis Ababa. T ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  11. Egypt Expands Desal In Coastal Provinces

    2 May 2018- 09:34 by OOSKAnews Info CAIRO, Egypt Egypt Today The Egyptian Government is planning to expand water desalination plants, as well as address villages’ sewage problems, according to Mamdouh Raslan, chairman of the country's Holding Company ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:28

  12. No Agreement Reached At Khartoum GERD Talks

    6 Apr 2018- 08:03 by Local Press Report KHARTOUM Al Arabiya A new round of talks held in Khartoum to ease Egypt’s concerns over a controversial dam that Ethiopia is building along the Nile have failed, a Sudanese minister said Friday. Access Climate Ecosy ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2018 - 08:03

  13. Saudi Crown Prince Calls on Countries to Respect Egypt's Nile Water Rights

    7 Mar 2018- 07:43 by Local Press Report CAIRO, Egypt Al Ahram (the Saudi side) also spoke about the Grand Renaissance Dam Ethiopia is building on the main tributary to the Egypt's River Nile, which Cairo fears could affect its share of Nile water. &q ...

    Local Press Report - 03/07/2018 - 07:43

  14. GERD: Is Ethiopia Holding Back Flow Info From Egypt?

    4 Mar 2018- 11:02 by Local Press Report CAIRO Egypt Independent Egypt did not receive any notification from Ethiopia about filling the reservoir of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), an official source familiar with GERD negotiations said on Satu ...

    Local Press Report - 03/04/2018 - 11:02

  15. Egyptian Singer Receives 6 Month Sentence for Remarks About Nile Water

    2 Mar 2018- 12:56 by Local Press Report CAIRO Ahram Online A south Cairo court sentenced in absentia on Tuesday Egyptian pop singer Sherine Abdel-Wahab to six months in prison for "offending Egypt" over statements she made in August 2016 about t ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2018 - 12:56

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