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  1. Namibia Announced First Water Advisory Council Members

    23 Sep 2016- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WINDHOEK, Namibia Namibian Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa this week announced nine of the 11 members of the country’s first ever Water Advisory Council. The council members appointed ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2016 - 10:37

  2. Technology Can Go a Long Way Toward Reducing Water Scarcity: World Bank Panel

    17 Apr 2015- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Technological solutions such as desalination, wastewater reuse and rainwater harvesting can go a long way to alleviate water shortages around the world, according to experts parti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/17/2015 - 11:16

  3. Namibian Capital's Reservoirs Running Low

    21 Jan 2015- 10:52 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era Dams supplying water to Windhoek residents continue dropping with current combined water levels standing at 32.1 percent compared to 35.8 percent during the corresponding period last year. This dev ...

    Local Press Report - 01/21/2015 - 10:52

  4. Namibian Dams Running Dry

    5 Jan 2015- 10:13 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era The possibility of water shortages in Windhoek started off this year, with very little rain recorded as well as severe drop in water levels in the three dams that supply the city, according to the l ...

    Local Press Report - 01/05/2015 - 10:13

  5. Namibian Capital Urges Conservation

    2 Jan 2015- 10:39 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK The Namibian The City of Windhoek (CoW) has called on residents to reduce their water usage by at least 10% to ease pressure on the city's low water reservoirs. The city's public relations officer ...

    Local Press Report - 01/02/2015 - 10:39

  6. Dry Toilets Unpopular With Namibians

    22 Aug 2014- 07:38 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK The Namibian The government's plan to construct over 6 500 dry pit-latrine toilets across the country has been greeted with little appreciation from rural community members who stand to benefit, calli ...

    Local Press Report - 08/22/2014 - 07:38

  7. Namibia Launches $12 Million Water Project

    20 Aug 2014- 10:07 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era The Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa, launched a N$130 million rural water supply project at Otjimbingwe in the Erongo Region last week. The project will see Otjimbingwe re ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2014 - 10:07

  8. Children Most Affected by Namibia Cholera Outbreak: Minister

    21 Jan 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK The Namibian The Minister of Health and Social Services, Richard Kamwi, says children under 10 years are the most affected by the cholera outbreak, which has so far claimed 11 lives in the Kunene Region, a ...

    Local Press Report - 01/21/2014 - 10:10

  9. Angolan Secretary Defends Search for Underground Water Resources

    16 Dec 2013- 09:56 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK Angola Press The Angolan Secretary of State for Energy and Waters, Luís Filipe da Silva, Friday in Windhoek (Namibia), defended the exploration of underground water to meet the needs of both countries' ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2013 - 09:56

  10. Namibian Uranium Miners Asked to Cut Water Use Amid Worst Drought in Decades

    22 Nov 2013- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WINDHOEK, Namibia Namibia’s Department of Water and Forestry has directed uranium mining companies operating in the country, including global firms Rio Tinto Plc and Paladin Energy, to cut back on their water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/22/2013 - 10:10

  11. Water Reuse Plant to Open in Namibia

    8 Nov 2013- 10:16 by Local Press Report OUTAPI Namibia Economist The town of Outapi, formerly Ombalantu, situated in the Omusati region, was chosen as the site to implement a novel sanitation system reclaiming water irrigation. The processing plant is exp ...

    Local Press Report - 11/08/2013 - 10:16

  12. Namibia Announces "Mega-Investments" in Water

    31 Oct 2013- 09:42 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era The Namibian government will make 'mega-investments' in water infrastructure over the years to come, said Minister of Agriculture, Water and Forestry, John Mutorwa. Namibia will require a ...

    Local Press Report - 10/31/2013 - 09:42

  13. Namibian Government Seeks Alternative Water Source

    30 Oct 2013- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WINDHOEK, Namibia The Namibian government is actively searching for alternative water supply sources in the north central parts of the country, where most of the population lives, Namibian Minister of Agricult ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/30/2013 - 10:07

  14. Parliamentary Conference on Desertification Urges Higher Priority for Land Degradation, Water Scarcity

    24 Sep 2013- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WINDHOEK, Namibia The Parliamentary Round Table on Desertification, held this weekend in Windhoek as part of the eleventh session of the Conference of Parties (COP 11) to the UN Convention to Combat Desertific ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/24/2013 - 10:14

  15. Namibia Encourages Water Reclamation

    29 Aug 2013- 10:10 by Local Press Report WINDHOEK New Era The reclamation of potable water is an alternative for virtually every city on the African continent and this as a solution to scarce water resources is becoming more viable for communities as the ...

    Local Press Report - 08/29/2013 - 10:10

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