Terms searched: South Africa
31 May 2022 PRETORIA, South Africa
The Water Investment Scorecard is intended to set benchmarks, identify bottlenecks, and support actions to meet water infrastructure investment needs that are estimated at $64 Billion USD per annum.
26 Apr 2022 JOHANNESBURG, South Africa
Record rainfall event in Kwazulu-Natal has resulted in almost 500 deaths and destruction of homes and public infrastructure. Disaster management teams and humanitarian groups are working to provide medical aid, food and blankets to affected communities.
3 Apr 2022 DAKAR, Senegal
UNECE and GWH examine successful aquifer arrangements in Africa, Europe and South America. Successful transboundary water management is fueled by transparent access to data.
29 Mar 2022 CAPE TOWN
Coca-Cola and its partners are investing in four projects with the overarching programmatic goal of increasing water security through improved upstream watershed management, resilience building, and community empowerment.
23 Mar 2022 PRETORIA, South Africa
South Africa set to impose further water sanctions across its metropolitan cities in attempt to alleviate water stress across the country
5 Mar 2022 GAUTENG
Discharge of acid mine water into Kromdraai River not tolerated by authorities. Operators to submit rehabilitation plan and to complete works within 30 days.
5 Mar 2022 JOHANNESBURG, South Africa
The resurrection of the certification programmes for water and wastewater form part of Operation Vulindlela, a coordinated programme within president Ramaphosa’s government to reverse the decline in public services that took place during the presidency of Jacob Zuma.
16 Jan 2022 JUBA, South Sudan
Efforts to minimize fatal attacks and implement Marial Bai Agreement to allocate resources and implement procedures for mobile courts in dispute settlement.
7 Jan 2022 JOHANNESBURG
Government of South Africa warns of possible flooding along Komati River downstream of Maguga dam in eSwatini.
4 Oct 2021 Johannesburg, South Africa
Power supply to Johannesburg and Pretoria curtailed. More cutbacks predicted.
3 Jul 2021 Johannesburg, South Africa
$1 Billion USD raised for Lesotho Highlands project will enable construction of dam cluster and 38km water transfer tunnel to supply South African cities. Phase 2 of 30-year, 5-phase agreement between Johannesburg and Gauteng significant to socio-economic prospects of both nations.
30 Apr 2021 JOHANNESBURG, South Africa
"Import" criticised amid claims that South Africa has brought in Cuban workers across a number of sectors for twenty years, with little evidence they have done anything significant that South African workers can't do themselves.