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  1. Djibouti: "Immediate Action" Required To Address Climate Change Impacts

    6 Oct 2019- 09:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Ursula Mueller, Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator at the United Nations has called on the international community to take immediate acti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2019 - 09:58

  2. IRD, Partners Working to Improve Water, Sanitation Facilities in Horn of Africa

    19 Sep 2011- 16:43 by Local Press Report VA, ARLINGTON IRD (Press Release) International Relief and Development (IRD and its partners are focusing on improving access to safe drinking water and sanitation facilities in the Horn of Africa, where more than ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:44

  3. UN Calls for More Aid Efforts in Horn of Africa

    22 Aug 2011- 13:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ny, united states, NEW YORK CITY Aid efforts in the Horn of Africa, where millions are suffering from an ongoing drought, need to be scaled up or else many more lives will be lost to famine and disease, accord ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2013 - 08:47

  4. Drought Worsens Water Crisis in Horn of Africa

    25 Jul 2011- 14:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya An estimated 10 million people in the Horn of Africa risk starvation as massive crop failure accompanied by severe water scarcity engulf Somalia, Ethiopia and northern parts of Kenya. The volati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  5. In Drought-Stricken East Africa, Water Storage Remains Rare

    18 Jul 2011- 13:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Geneva, switzerland Millions of East Africans are facing devastating food shortages this year in what is shaping up to be the worst drought in decades. In Geneva, United Nations relief agencies have warned tha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:51

  6. AfDB: Africa Needs Billions of Dollars in Water Investment

    27 Jun 2011- 14:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LISBON, Portugal Chronic underinvestment in Africa’s water sector undercuts efforts to improve livelihoods and meet international poverty-reduction efforts, according to the African Development Bank (AfDB). Th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:54

  7. More, Greener Investment Urged for Poorest Nations

    19 May 2011- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent istanBul, turkey Civil society organizations are calling on leaders of the least-developed countries (LDCs) and their donors to make water and sanitation a development priority. The Civil Society Forum, repres ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:40

  8. More, Greener Investment Urged for Poorest Nations

    16 May 2011- 13:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent istanBul, turkey ISTANBUL, Turkey (OOSKAnews Correspondent)-- Civil society organizations are calling on leaders of the least-developed countries (LDCs) and their donors to make water and sanitation a developm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:40

  9. UN Official Urges More Help for Water, Sanitation in Poorest Nations

    18 Apr 2011- 14:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium Leaders of the world’s poorest countries will gather in Istanbul in early May to call for additional aid and stronger economic ties with developed states to help ease their nations out of pov ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:40

  10. African Union Summit Lists Egypt’s Water Projects Among Infrastructure Priorities

    7 Feb 2011- 12:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The African Union (AU) Summit listed Egypt’s water management and river transport projects among seven key priority infrastructure projects on the African continent. The summit, an assembl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 15:12

  11. Food Insecurity Grows in East Africa As Rains Fail

    4 Aug 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy Food insecurity is growing in eastern Africa as rains have largely failed in the region. Millions of people in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Uganda, Djibouti and Kenya are being pushed towards hunger ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 04:00