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  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - duBai, united arab emirates - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — As part of efforts to increase the efficiency of water services, governments across the Middle East have turned to automated and computerized solutions.

    But the record has been mixed.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - ASMARA, Eritrea - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — At the G8 meeting in Berlin last month, civil society groups launched an End Water Poverty campaign, recognizing that bringing water to the poorest is closely

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - Sudan, DARFUR - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Darfur region in western Sudan has been ravaged by drought for many years, and by wars that were in part a consequence of the scarcity of water and other resources.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - CAIRO, Egypt - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources has given a green light to two major irrigation improvement and development projects in the West Delta and four other governorates.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - Iraq, SULEIMANIYAH - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Rehabilitation and maintenance work on the Dokan Dam in Suleimanyah province has been completed, at a total cost of some $ 3.6 million USD, according to the Ministry of Water

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KAMPALA, Uganda - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — The government of Uganda has launched a project expected to cost millions of dollars to extend water for irrigation and human consumption in the Uganda-Tanzanian border district of Isingiro.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — The government may connect private boreholes to Harare's water system to help end shortages in the capital and surrounding areas.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - CAIRO, Egypt - Local Press Report

    —The Holding Company for Water and Sewage and other water supply companies will need some $3 billion USD to meet their goal of increasing water production by 40

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - ZIMBABWE, BULAWAYO - Local Press Report

    — Bulawayo's water supply was cut off in the wake of the Lower Ncema dam decommissioning.

    Three of the five dams supplying water to the city have been decommissioned.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - Mozambique, NICOADALA - Local Press Report

    — The city of Quelimane, in Mozambique's central Zambezia province, has a new water supply system at a cost of $13 million USD.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - ZIMBABWE, HARARE - Local Press Report

    — Power problems caused water production and bulk water pumping to shut down at water treatment plants and pumping stations serving the capital and its suburbs, the Zimbabwe National

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - Saudi Arabia is looking into a second major water and power project at Yanbu, according to officials.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KUWAIT CITY, KUWAIT - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    - The Kuwaiti Ministry of Energy (Electricity and Water) will tender three pipeline packages and two pumping stations in August.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Saudi Arabia is planning to sell off as many as nine wastewater treatment plants in Riyadh.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - YEMEN, SANAA - Local Press Report

    — The government of Japan is funding a project to improve water supply in the Red Sea governorate of Hodeidah in western Yemen.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - washington, dc - Local Press Report

    — The U. S. Millennium Challenge Corporation has signed a $506.9 million USD compact to promote sustainable economic growth in Mozambique, half of which is for water and sanitation.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - AMMAN, Jordan - Local Press Report

    — The winning bidder for the $600 million USD Disi Water Conveyance Project will be announced soon, according to the Ministry of Water and Irrigation.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Local Press Report

    — Project finance documents have been signed for the $235 million USD Shuaibah III expansion project.

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - KAMPALA, Uganda - Local Press Report

    — The government's nearly $92 million USD budget allocation to the water sector may still not be enough for the country to meet its Millenium Development Goal

  • 23 Jul 2007 - 10:09 - MONROVIA, Liberia, AMMAN, Jordan - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    — Water from wells being used for commercial purposes in the capital were constructed near latrines and dump sites and could be contaminated, according to the Liberia

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