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  1. Climate Change, Conflict, Displacement, Poverty Causing Africa Water Crises

    19 Nov 2019- 07:38 by Staff- Water Diplomat OXFORD, United Kingdom Extreme weather, both too much and too little rain, conflict, displacement and poverty have caused crisis levels of hunger for as many as 18 million people across Africa. The climatic cond ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:29

  2. UK Government Support For South Sudan, Zimbabwe

    21 Aug 2019- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Info LONDON, United Kingdom The government of the United Kingdom (UK) has announced $22 Million USD in additional aid to provide assistance to vulnerable families in South Sudan. UK also committed to $60 Million USD in supp ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/21/2019 - 10:46

  3. AfDB Commits $24.7 Million USD For South Sudan WASH Development

    8 Jul 2019- 07:23 by Staff- Water Diplomat ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire The African Development Bank (AfDB) has committed new $24.7 Million USD investment to the South Sudan Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project. The funding will suppor ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/27/2019 - 09:09

  4. Water, Sanitation, Health Issues In Conflicts Must Be Addressed

    7 Apr 2019- 08:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAN JOSE, Costa Rica At the Sanitation and Water for All Sectors Ministers’ Meeting in Costa Rica this week, Henrietta Fore, Executive Director of UNICEF, set out an ambitious goal to bring safe access to water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/07/2019 - 08:20

  5. Guinea Worm Disease Closer to Eradication

    22 Jan 2018- 09:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ATLANTA GA, United States Continued progress in the global campaign to eradicate Guinea worm has been welcomed by Non-Governmental Agencies and other campaign partners. In 2017, there were only 20 villages wit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/22/2018 - 09:29

  6. US Announces “Global Water Strategy”. Does Your Country Get a Mention? What, no Pakistan? No Yemen?

    16 Nov 2017- 14:15 by OOSKAnews Info Washington, DC The aid agency of the USA has released a strategy document regarding the country’s vision of a “more water-secure world…where people and nations have the water they need to be healthy, prosperous, and re ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 11/16/2017 - 14:23

  7. Africa Urged to Embrace Technology, Renewable Energy to Mitigate Climate Change

    3 Jul 2017- 06:41 by Local Press Report JUBA Xinhuanet News Experts on Thursday called on African governments to innovate with advanced and cheap forms of technology and renewable energy to mitigate effects of climate change. UN Development Program (UNDP) ...

    Local Press Report - 07/03/2017 - 06:41

  8. Fuel Shortage Hinders Water Supply South Sudan's Wau State

    26 Aug 2016- 09:55 by Local Press Report WAU Sudan Tribune Shortage of fuel in South Sudan’s Wau state has badly affected the supply of water to residents living in town, the urban water manager in the area said. Eng. Olwak Mugo said lack of fuel forced t ...

    Local Press Report - 08/26/2016 - 09:55

  9. Oxfam Reaches 20,000 Juba Residents in Cholera Battle

    15 Aug 2016- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan International humanitarian relief group Oxfam says it has reached more than 20,000 residents of Juba, capital of South Sudan, in the ongoing battle against the city’s cholera outbreak. The ai ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/15/2016 - 10:31

  10. AfDB Funds Water Project in South Sudan

    4 Aug 2016- 09:11 by Local Press Report ABIDJAN African Development Bank The livelihoods of some 230,000 people in Juba, South Sudan, will be improved thanks to a key water project approved on July 14, 2016 by the Board of Directors of the African Develop ...

    Local Press Report - 08/04/2016 - 09:11

  11. AfDB Approves $6.5 Million Grant for Water Supply in South Sudan

    18 Jul 2016- 09:21 by Local Press Report JUBA CPI Financial The EUR 5.9 million grant from the Transition Support Facility-Trust Fund will go to improve water supply that would benefit 230,000 people in Juba, the AfdB said in a statement. Access Conflict ...

    Local Press Report - 07/18/2016 - 09:21

  12. Drought, Conflicts Leave More Countries in Need of Food Aid: FAO

    3 Jun 2016- 11:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy El Niño-induced droughts and conflict have raised the number of countries in need of external food assistance to 37 as of June 1st, according to the latest edition of the Crop Prospects and Food Sit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2016 - 23:54

  13. US Pledges $86 Million in Aid for Conflict-Affected People in South Sudan

    29 Apr 2016- 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The US government this week announced another $86 million USD in aid for conflict-affected people in South Sudan, and for South Sudanese refugees throughout the region. The fundin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/29/2016 - 10:50

  14. Drought, Floods, Conflict Leave 34 Countries in Need of Food Assistance: FAO

    10 Mar 2016- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy Drought, floods and civil conflicts have left 34 countries-- 27 of them in Africa and the rest in Asia-- in need of food assistance, according to a new report from the United Nations Food and Agric ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/10/2016 - 10:46

  15. UN Seeks $20 Billion for Humanitarian Assistance in 2016

    9 Dec 2015- 11:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The United Nations and humanitarian partners around the world will need $20.1 billion USD to meet the needs of over 87.6 million people in 37 countries in 2016, according the UN’s ne ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/09/2015 - 11:45