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  1. South Africa President Urged To Give Higher Priority To Climate Change

    27 May 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa South Africa's Centre for Environmental Rights (CER), a group of activist lawyers, has written a letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa urging him to select cabinet appointees with an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/27/2019 - 08:21

  2. World Bank Funds Phase II Of Lesotho Lowlands Water Development Project

    24 May 2019- 09:33 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC, United States The World Bank has announced $78 Million USD in funding for Phase II of the Lesotho Lowlands Water Development Project. Lesotho’s access to water supply services is relatively high compared ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 05/24/2019 - 09:33

  3. Arrests Follow Limpopo Province Water Protests, Supply Restored

    30 Apr 2019- 13:32 by Local Press Report POLOKWANE The South African Water supply to Polokwane, capital of South Africa's Limpopo Province and surrounding areas has been restored after protesting community members locked the gates and took the keys a ...

    Local Press Report - 04/30/2019 - 13:32

  4. River Flow Champion Wins 2019 Stockholm Water Prize

    22 Mar 2019- 06:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Stockholm International Water Institute Dr Jackie King is named the 2019 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for game-changing contributions to global river management. She has advanced the scient ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 06:41

  5. South Africa Assures Public, Tourists That Tap Water Is Safe

    15 Mar 2019- 11:53 by Local Press Report DURBAN IOL News South Africa's tap water is safe to drink, the Department of Water and Sanitation said on Wednesday following a media report in which an online travel company alleged otherwise. "Governmen ...

    Local Press Report - 03/15/2019 - 11:53

  6. Researchers Examine Human Impact On Climate Change In Africa

    8 Mar 2019- 07:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa The BNP Paribas Foundation, under its Climate Initiative program, is funding new research at the University of Cape Town (UCT) to examine the human impact on global warming in the global ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/08/2019 - 07:54

  7. South Africa: Water Shortage Predicted, Where Is That Wastewater Audit?

    26 Feb 2019- 12:02 by Local Press Report JOHANNESBURG Ground Up The Green Drop Report, which was introduced in 2009 as an annual audit of South Africa’s 824 sewage works, has not been published in any form since 2013. It indicated that treated sewage was ...

    Local Press Report - 02/26/2019 - 12:02

  8. Military Intervention In Polluted Vaal River Receives Cash Boost

    21 Feb 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN News24 The SA National Defence Force's (SANDF) intervention at the severely polluted Vaal River has received a whopping R240m cash injection, the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) heard o ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2019 - 09:06

  9. South Africa NGO's Urge Independent Water Regulator

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report JOHANNESBURG Jacaranda FM Both the Organization for Outing Tax Abuse (OUTA) and the Water Shortage South Africa (WSSA) believe the failure by the Department of Water and Sanitation to establish a regulator could le ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:06

  10. German Development Bank Lends $940 Million USD To Cape Town For Wastewater Management

    21 Nov 2018- 11:30 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN Eyewitness News The City of Cape Town has signed a R1.3 billion loan with the German Development Bank to target wastewater treatment. It forms part of a development cooperation agreement between South Afr ...

    Local Press Report - 11/21/2018 - 11:30

  11. South Arica: Alien Plants Suck

    8 Nov 2018- 11:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRETORIA, South Africa The government of South Africa has announced the launch of a “first comprehensive national-scale assessment of the status of biological invasions and their management” in response to &quo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/11/2018 - 04:29

  12. $208 Million USD Giyani Project Hits Cash Crisis

    20 Oct 2018- 09:47 by Local Press Report JOHANNESBURG Eyewitness News The $208 Million USD Giyani bulk water project which was meant to supply water to over 55 villages in Limpopo is now in limbo. The cash crisis in the Department of Water and Sanitation ...

    Local Press Report - 10/24/2018 - 07:24

  13. Zimbabwe Fights To Contain Cholera Outbreak; Death Toll Hits 30; South Africa Issues Alert

    18 Sep 2018- 08:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The Zimbabwe Government is set to begin administering cholera vaccines in selected suburbs in coming weeks, as the death toll from the current disease outbreak passed 30. This week, 405 new ca ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/18/2018 - 08:52

  14. South Africa: Lack Of Investment Blamed For Vaal River System Contamination

    21 Aug 2018- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JOHANNESBURG, South Africa The Water and Sanitation Committee of the parliament of South Africa reported this week that "lack of investment in maintenance of the sewage infrastructure” by the Sedibeng Dis ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/21/2018 - 10:03

  15. South Africa Considers Ban On Microbeads

    14 Aug 2018- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Info JOHANNESBURG, South Africa South Africa's Department of Environmental Affairs is to consider a total ban on manufacture, importation and use of microbeads – the tiny plastic beads used in cosmetics, toothpaste and ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/15/2018 - 07:54

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