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  1. SADC Summit to Look at Water, Energy and Infrastructure

    11 Aug 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GABORONE, Botswana The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers and Heads of State and Government summit, to be held in Mbabane, Swaziland later this month, will look at potential mea ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2016 - 10:02

  2. SADC Seeks Funding for Water, Agriculture, Energy Projects

    11 Jul 2016- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GABORONE, Botswana Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries will pool their own financial resources and seek funding from development partners such as the World Bank, the Kuwait Fund for Aab Eco ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/11/2016 - 10:11

  3. World Bank Lends DRC $150 Million for Urban Water Access

    29 Feb 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo The World Bank has approved an additional $150 million USD to finance the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) Urban Water Supply Project, which aims to increase ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/29/2016 - 10:02

  4. Malawi to Build New Water Facility for Chitipa

    22 Jan 2015- 11:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LILONGWE, Malawi Malawi’s Northern Region Water Board (NRWB) has announced plans to build a new water facility to serve residents of the Chitipa District and surrounding areas. NRWB Public Relations Officer Ed ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/19/2015 - 08:58

  5. 320,000 African Children Died Due to Unclean Drinking Water: Survey

    29 Oct 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JOHANNESBURG, South Africa Nearly 320,000 children under the age of 5 died of diarrheal diseases in Africa in 2012 as a result of drinking dirty water, a figure higher than anywhere else in the world, accordin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/29/2014 - 10:23

  6. Uganda to Build $45 Million Multi-Purpose Dam

    14 May 2014- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda The Ugandan government has signed a $44.7 million USD loan agreement from the World Bank’s Cooperation in International Waters for Africa (CIWA) multi-donor trust fund and the Swedish Internati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2015 - 11:16

  7. US Looks to Partner With Chinese Companies on DRC’s Inga III Dam

    20 Jan 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HONG KONG The US government is considering partnering with the Chinese state companies that are expected to win the contracts to construct the controversial $12 billion USD Inga III dam project in the Democrat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/20/2014 - 10:11

  8. Lake Chad Basin Countries Draft "Water Charter"

    9 Dec 2013- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YAOUNDÉ, Cameroon The Lake Chad Basin Commission on December 6 presented a draft "Water Charter" to member countries for ratification by their respective parliaments. The draft came out of the 59th Se ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/09/2013 - 10:20

  9. DRC Open to More Investors in Inga Hydropower Project

    10 Oct 2013- 10:05 by Local Press Report KINSHASA Bloomberg The Democratic Republic of Congo is open to more investors joining three groups of companies bidding to construct the $12 billion Inga 3 hydropower project, Energy Minister Bruno Kapandji said. “ ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2013 - 10:31