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  1. African Health Ministers Commit To Ending Cholera by 2030

    31 Aug 2018- 07:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAKAR, Senegal The health ministers of 47 African countries adopted August 28 the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Regional Framework for the Implementation of the Global Strategy for Cholera Prevention and C ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/31/2018 - 07:38

  2. 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

  3. 500 Children in Sub-Saharan Africa Die Every Day of WASH-Related Diseases: UNICEF

    18 Dec 2015- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAKAR, Senegal In Sub-Saharan Africa, some 500 children under 5 die every day from diarrheal diseases linked to inadequate water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warn ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/18/2015 - 10:15

  4. AMCOW Postpones Conference Due to Ebola Outbreak

    4 Sep 2014- 09:43 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM World Water Week You are all aware that the Government of Senegal took up the responsibility of hosting the 4th AfricaSan conference in Dakar from October 8-10, 2014. Since then, they have been working wit ...

    Local Press Report - 09/04/2014 - 09:43

  5. 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

  6. World Bank Approves $228.5 Million for Water Management in Senegal River Basin, Sahel Region

    10 Dec 2013- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The World Bank will provide $228.5 million USD to improve water management in the Senegal River Basin, as well as further development in the Sahel region. The loan from the Intern ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/10/2013 - 10:18

  7. World Bank, EU Pledge Billions for Economic Growth in Sahel

    5 Nov 2013- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAMAKO, Mali The World Bank and the European Union announced this week that they will provide billions of dollars to the Sahel region of Africa to support to major development priorities like improving infrastr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/05/2013 - 10:14

  8. Severe Water Shortage in Senegalese Capital Raises Fears of Disease Outbreaks

    3 Oct 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAKAR, Senegal About 40 percent of Dakar’s 3 million residents have been cut off from water for three weeks due to a damaged water supply pipeline, causing a major deterioration in the city’s hygiene and sanita ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/03/2013 - 10:07

  9. 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