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  1. The Gambia, Guinea Bissau, Mauritania, Senegal Discuss Joint Management Of Shared Aquifer System

    4 Mar 2019- 08:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland In a first-of-its-kind meeting, representatives of the four countries sharing the Senegal-Mauitania aquifer met in in February in a transboundary collaboration to exchange the current state ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:42

  2. "Foul And Sickening" Senegal Tap Water

    20 Dec 2018- 12:33 by Local Press Report FOUNDIOUGNE France 24 In the town of Foundiougne, in southern Senegal, black or sometimes bright orange water is spurting out of taps. The salty, brackish liquid can’t even be used to wash clothes or dishes. Ecosys ...

    Local Press Report - 12/20/2018 - 12:33

  3. IFAD Report Examines Sustainable Solutions To Water Stress

    2 May 2018- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy A new report from The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) report titled, "The Water Advantage: Seeking sustainable solutions for water stress" highlights the potential o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:18

  4. Senegal, Morocco, Congo Declare New “Wetlands of International Importance”

    2 Feb 2018- 10:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Warrenton, VA Senegal, Morocco and the Republic of Congo today declared new “Wetlands of International Importance” which will join the “Ramsar List” on the occasion of World Wetlands Day, February 2. The wetlan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/02/2018 - 10:59

  5. Wetlands Degradation in The Sahel Linked to Human Migration, Conflict

    22 May 2017- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDE, Netherlands A report published this week presents the case for improving the condition of the wetlands of Africa’s Sahel as part of a strategy to address human migration and its links to the degradation o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/02/2018 - 11:31

  6. Restore Drylands to Combat Drought, Desertification, Land Degradation: FAO

    26 Jul 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy The world’s drylands must be restored in order to cope with the effects of drought, desertification and land degradation, according to a study released last week by the United Nations’ Food and Agr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/26/2016 - 10:05

  7. Nigeria Hands Over AMCOW Leadership to Senegal

    5 Jun 2014- 09:54 by Local Press Report ABUJA Government of Nigeria Nigeria's Minister of Water Resources, Sarah Reng Ochekpe has handed over the leadership of the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW) to the Republic of Senegal following the su ...

    Local Press Report - 06/10/2014 - 21:13

  8. Asian Scientists to Collaborate on Water, Environmental Protection

    27 Jan 2014- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Asian scientists agreed during an international conference last week that there was a need for greater collaboration in water research and more exchanges of knowledge and technology in orde ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/27/2014 - 10:03

  9. World Bank Lends Senegal $86 Million for Agribusiness

    20 Dec 2013- 10:08 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC World Bank The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved US$86 million in zero-interest financing to help Senegal transform its commercial agriculture, boost sustainable land management ...

    Local Press Report - 12/20/2013 - 10:08

  10. World Bank Urges Support for Pastoralism, Irrigation in Sahel Region

    29 Oct 2013- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The World Bank this week urged African countries and communities in the Sahel region, as well as the international community, to support and expand pastoralism and large-scale irr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2013 - 10:03

  11. Cases of Cholera Infection Significantly Down in West Africa

    25 Jul 2013- 10:20 by Local Press Report DAKAR IRIN Some 1,700 people in West Africa have contracted cholera since mid-June, showing a significant decline compared to the same seven-week period in 2012 when 11,834 were affected. Overall, 50,439 people con ...

    Local Press Report - 07/25/2013 - 10:20