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  1. Pöyry Wins Contract for Water, Sanitation in Zimbabwe

    19 Dec 2011- 19:02 by Local Press Report HARARE Pöyry Plc (Press Release) Pöyry’s Water & Environment business group won a contract for management and implementation of the water and sanitation component of the multi-donor trust fund in Zimbabwe. Pöyr ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:33

  2. Climate Change Threatens Survival of Major River Basins in Africa

    29 Nov 2011- 11:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya The survival of major river basins in Africa is at stake as climate change alters water flows and decimates natural habitats. A five-year global research project focusing on the water, food and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:35

  3. Zimbabwe’s Power Crisis Stalls Mtshabezi Dam Pipeline Project

    29 Nov 2011- 11:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, BULAWAYO Zimbabwe’s under-capitalized power generation is being blamed for delays in completing the Mtshabezi Dam pipeline.  The $25 million USD project to bring water to the city of Bulawayo has alr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:36

  4. Harare’s Water Woes to Last Three More Years

    29 Nov 2011- 08:27 by Local Press Report HARARE Zimbabwe Standard Harare’s water problems will likely continue for at least three more years, according to a recent council document dealing with development of the Kunzvi Dam project. The document, prepared ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:36

  5. Government Commits $50 Million USD to Rehabilitate Water, Sanitation in Harare

    14 Nov 2011- 07:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE The Zimbabwean government has agreed to set aside at least $50 million USD to rehabilitate the water and sanitation systems in the capital city, the Water Ministry announced early this month. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:37

  6. UN Sounds Alarm on Mercury Pollution in Africa’s Watercourses

    8 Nov 2011- 12:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya Mining activities and industrialization have worsened the problem of mercury pollution in Africa’s watercourses, exposing the population to serious public health hazards. Delegates from governmen ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:38

  7. Zimbabwe Hopes PPPs Will Help Ease Country’s Water Woes

    31 Oct 2011- 21:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE Zimbabwe’s Water Resources Development and Management Ministry says its public-private partnership (PPP) initiatives are paying off after private contractors successfully pooled about $370 mil ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:39

  8. ImproChem to Distribte GE’s Water and Process Technologies in Africa


    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:39

  9. Proper Hand-Washing Reduces Water-Borne Disease by 50 Percent

    25 Oct 2011- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states Proper hand-washing with clean water and soap, the “H” in the water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) sector, can reduce the incidence of diarrhea and other water-borne diseases by a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2013 - 11:17

  10. Riparian States to Draw Water From the Zambezi River

    10 Oct 2011- 17:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE The Zambezi River’s riparian states have finally ratified a treaty that allows them to harness resources from the giant watercourse, in a move that will see Zimbabwe realize its long-standing ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:42

  11. Mining Activities Raise Concern Over Water Contamination in Zimbabwe

    3 Oct 2011- 16:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, BULAWAYO Water contamination concerns have resurfaced in Gwanda, a small gold mining town 150 kilometers from Bulawayo, because of both legal and illegal mining activities along the Mtshabezi River, a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:43

  12. Zimbabwean Government Allocates Funds to Mtshabezi Dam Construction

    26 Sep 2011- 21:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE The Zimbabwean government said it will allocate funds from the Public Sector Investment Program (PSIP) to complete construction of the Mtshabezi Dam to supply water to the city of Bulawayo. Co ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:43

  13. ZINWA Says Farmers Don’t Pay Enough for Water

    29 Aug 2011- 15:11 by Local Press Report HARARE The Herald (Zimbabwe) The Zimbabwe National Water Authority (ZINWA) says farmers are not paying for water they use, despite a campaign aimed at educating them on the importance of paying for water. ZINWA Pub ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:46

  14. DFID Funds Purchase of Water Treatment Chemicals in Zimbabwe

    22 Aug 2011- 13:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, HARARE  The UK Department for International Development (DFID) is providing $20 million USD-- to be divided among 20 local authorities in Zimbabwe-- for procurement of water treatment chemicals. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:47

  15. $30 Million USD AfDB Grant Disbursed to Zimbabwean Local Authorities for Water Projects

    15 Aug 2011- 18:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, BULAWAYO The Ministry of Water Resources, Development and Management announced the disbursement of a $30 million USD grant from the African Development Bank (AfDB) to six local authorities under the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:48