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  1. Continuing War Of Words Over Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

    28 Apr 2020- 09:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Differences remain stark between the positions of Ethiopia and Egypt over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Nile. Further OOSKAnews Coverage of GERD (70 Articles) Zerih ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 06:51

  2. Shuttle-diplomacy And Sabre-rattling In Nile Dam Standoff

    18 Mar 2020- 11:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Following Ethiopia’s effective withdrawal from US-brokered negotiations around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile, the governments of both Egypt and Eth ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:53

  3. Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia Will Sign Renaissance Dam Technical Agreement This Week

    19 Sep 2016- 08:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation announced on September 17th that Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia will sign contracts this week with the technical consultants who will carry out studies on the impact ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/19/2016 - 09:20

  4. Ethiopia Wants Sudan to Host Next Round of Talks on Nile Dam

    16 Jul 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The Ethiopian government said this week that it would be interested in resuming talks with Egypt on the controversial Grand Renaissance Dam project, and that neighboring Sudan would be th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2014 - 10:19

  5. Egypt, Ethiopia Reach Stalemate in Latest Dam Negotiations

    12 Feb 2014- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Egyptian and Ethiopian officials failed again this week to resolve their disagreements over Ethiopia's Grand Renaissance Dam project on the Nile River. Egyptian Minister of Water Res ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2014 - 18:23

  6. Nile States to Continue Talks on Water Security This Month

    2 Jan 2014- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Representatives of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan, who last met in December, are scheduled to hold further discussions on Nile River water security in Khartoum on January 4-5. “Egypt’s water security is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/02/2014 - 10:08

  7. Egyptian Foreign Minister Plans to Head to Ethiopia

    11 Jun 2013- 09:59 by Local Press Report CAIRO ASWAT MASRIYA Arrangements are underway for the Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohamed Kamel Amr, to visit Ethiopia in the upcoming days, in order to discuss the most recent developments in the Nile wa ...

    Local Press Report - 06/11/2013 - 10:07

  8. Egypt, Sudan Express Concern Over Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam

    Egypt’s Foreign Ministry this week called on Ethiopia to uphold its previous assurances regarding the flow of Nile water to downstream countries. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/30/2013 - 10:04

  9. Ethiopia Releases Sudanese Rebels in a Bid to Prevent Attacks on Grand Renaissance Dam

    The Ethiopian government recently released rebel prisoners from the Benshangul People’s Liberation Movement (BPML), which operates from Sudan, as part of a peace process geared toward protecting the controversial Grand Renaissance Dam from attack, accordi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/17/2013 - 14:08

  10. Eritrea’s Support of Egypt Raises Tensions With Ethiopia

    The Eritrean government’s recent statements of support for Egypt’s right to Nile River waters, based on a British colonial treaty have raised tensions with neighboring Ethiopia, Ethiopian government officials said. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/07/2013 - 10:21

  11. Ethiopian Dam Would Cut Egypt’s Nile Water Share by 18 Billion Cubic Meters: Egyptian Minister

    Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam project will reduce Egypt and Sudan’s share of Nile water by 18 billion cubic meters annually, Egyptian Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Bahaaeddine said on April 22. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/26/2013 - 10:16

  12. Ethiopia Struggles to Find Funding for Grand Renaissance Dam

    The Ethiopian government is urgently pursuing innovative ways to raise funds to finance construction of its controversial mega dam on the Blue Nile. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2013 - 09:11

  13. Egyptian Water Minister Rules Out Military Intervention in Nile Conflict

    Egypt will not resort to military action to solve Nile water problems, Egyptian Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Bahaaeddine reiterated this week. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/15/2013 - 10:15

  14. Nile Committee Moves Ahead With Review of Controversial Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

    The Nile tripartite committee, an international panel of experts formed by Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan, held its fourth meeting last week to review the impacts of Ethiopia’s controversial Grand Renaissance Dam project, despite political turmoil in Egypt. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2012 - 09:39

  15. Sudan Reaffirms Support for Egypt’s Nile Water Rights

    Sudanese President Omer Al-Bashir, despite demands from the International Criminal Court for his arrest for war crimes, traveled to Cairo on September 16 to meet with Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi, where he reaffirmed Sudan’s support for Egypt on Nile ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14