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  1. 47 Million Nigerians Engage In Open Defecation

    25 Feb 2020- 07:26 by Local Press Report ADO EKITI This Day The federal government has revealed that the menace of open defecation won’t be allowed to constitute a global embarrassment to the nation, saying statistics revealed that over 47 million Nigeria ...

    Local Press Report - 02/25/2020 - 07:26

  2. South Sudan: UN Intervention Addresses Increase In Water Demand

    21 Feb 2020- 07:48 by Local Press Report MUNDRI United Nations Mission in South Sudan To counteract a particular result of the increase in population and water demand, the United Nations Misssion in South Sudan is currently undertaking a quick impact proj ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2020 - 07:48

  3. Egypt Looks To Private Sector Cooperation For Desal

    19 Feb 2020- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Following meetings with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Egypt’s Housing Minister Assem al-Gazzar has confirmed the country’s interest in cooperation with the private s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/19/2020 - 10:11

  4. USAID Restructure Of Resilience Programmes

    19 Feb 2020- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Christine Gottschalk, director of the Centre for Resilience at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has described restructure of the agency's resili ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/19/2020 - 10:00

  5. Zimbabwe: UNICEF Reports High Disease Risk Associated With Unsafe Water

    13 Feb 2020- 08:53 by Local Press Report HARARE New Zimbabwe At least 60% of water sources in the country are unsafe, leaving most families at risk of diarrhoeal disease outbreaks, UNICEF has said. In its latest update on the humanitarian situation in Zim ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2020 - 08:53

  6. Rio Governor Fires Water Utility Chief

    11 Feb 2020- 08:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Rio de Janeiro, Brazil The governor of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil has dismissed the President of CEDAE, the State Water and Sewerage Company as the city’s weeks-long water supply and sanitation crisis shows little ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/11/2020 - 08:02

  7. Israel Destroys Palestine Village's Water Supply System

    6 Feb 2020- 06:22 by Local Press Report RAMALLAH Palestine Chronicle Israeli forces today destroyed pipelines that were supplying the northern Jordan Valley village of Bardala with irrigation water. Ziad Sawafta, deputy mayor of Bardala village council, t ...

    Local Press Report - 02/06/2020 - 06:38

  8. $50 Billion USD Will Support Piped Water For All India Households

    3 Feb 2020- 07:59 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI Bloomberg India will spend $50 billion to supply piped water to all households, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday. “Water stress related issues are now a serious concern across the count ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 07:59

  9. The World's Underreported Humanitarian Crises

    3 Feb 2020- 13:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland An annual assessment of global online media coverage of "underreported" humanitarian crises, many related to water challenges, indicates increasing linkage between such events and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2020 - 06:41

  10. Southern Croatia Town Receives EU Financing For Water, Wastewater

    29 Jan 2020- 05:24 by Local Press Report ZAGREB See News Croatia's southern town of Imotski has signed a contract for an EU grant of 162 million kuna it will use to co-finance a 289 million kuna ($43 million/39 million euro) water supply and wastewat ...

    Local Press Report - 01/29/2020 - 05:24

  11. Haiti Has Been Free Of Cholera For A Year

    26 Jan 2020- 11:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States Haiti reached the milestone this week of an entire year free from any new cases of deadly waterborne disease cholera following a nine-year long outbreak in the country that affected ov ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:19

  12. EU Increases Water, Sanitation Funding In Nigeria Conflict-zone

    29 Jan 2020- 06:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat BRUSSELS, Belgium New European Union (EU) funding will provide access to clean water and sanitation facilities, food aid, shelter, basic primary healthcare and education for children who have been caught up in t ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:03

  13. SDGs As Investment Opportunities

    28 Jan 2020- 08:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2030 is a challenge but represents huge investment opportunity for the private sector through 2030, according to a new report from ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:20

  14. Pakistan: Sindh Discusses High Value Water Projects With World Bank

    26 Jan 2020- 10:33 by Local Press Report KARACHI The Express Tribune Spelling out the priorities of the provincial government in a meeting with a World Bank (WB) delegation, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah claimed that he had given equal attentio ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:46

  15. One Percent Of Global GDP Can Secure Clean Water For All: Report

    26 Jan 2020- 09:28 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States New research launched on January 21 from World Resources Institute (WRI) has found that securing clean and available water for all by 2030 is achievable and might cost as little as $ ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:22

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