Friday, February 23, 2018

Three MDGs on Poverty, Slums and Water Achieved

UN Public Information Department And WaterSan Perspective Reporter July 3, 2012 Three important targets on poverty, slums and water have been met three years ahead of...

Feature: Sudan Struggles To Improve Access to Water, Sanitation and Hygiene

Ishraqa Abbas Khartoum, 01 January, 2017 Sudan’s sanitation sector (safe drinking water and adequate sewage disposal) is faced with serious challenges that deem it difficult to...

Nigeria: Wateraid Urges Action to Improve Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Schools and Healthcare...

Oluseyi Abdulmalik October 16, 2017 WaterAid Nigeria has renewed its call for improvements to water, sanitation and hygiene in schools as well as healthcare facilities...

Feature: World Bank and African Development Bank Support Mega Water Project In Rivers State...

Christian Maduka (Communications and Social Marketing Expert, PH) March 1, 2017 Rivers State Government and the Port-Harcourt Water Corporation (PHWC) have embarked on implementing a project...

Côte d’Ivoire: New AMCOW Boss Dr. Canisius Kanangire Assumes Office

Aaron Kaah Yancho October 10, 2016 The new Executive Secretary for the African Ministers Council on Water (AMCOW) Dr. Canisius Kanangire has affirmed his readiness...

In Ghana, Media Practitioners Work Together To End Open Defecation

Ama Kudom-Agyemang October 7, 2017 A cross section of media practitioners from the Greater Accra, Central, Western, Ashanti, Eastern and Volta regions who recently met in...

Have You Washed Your Hands Today?

By Ama Kudom-Agyemang, Accra, Ghana October 15, 2015 Today Thursday October 15th, 2015, is Global Hand Washing Day and Belinda Kotoka of the Konsuaso community in the...

Zambia Invests $42 Million in Development of Drinking Water Supply and Sanitation Network

03 October 2017 Newton Sibanda The Zambian Government and the Western Water and Sewerage Company (WWSC) have signed a US$42.2 million on –lending and grant...

Kenya: Low Knowledge Levels On Water and Integrity Reported, Despite Huge Funding In the...

Mary Mwendwa March 21, 2014 Many Kenyans have no idea of where to get quality services on water related issues despite the huge financing the...

Waste Dumping in Africa Worries UN Environment

PAMACC News Agency February 7, 2018 The Africa regional director of United Nations Environment, Julliette Biao Koudenoukpo has called on African countries that have ratified...
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Why Is No Water Coming Out Of my Tap?: Taking Stock of Cape Town...

Stacey F Williams and Shoks Mnisi Mzolo February 20, 2018 The protracted drought afflicting Cape Town means many things to different people. It exposes Africa’s most...

Ghana’s Former President John Kufuor Urges Leaders Not to Abandon the Fight against Climate...

Ama Kudom-Agyemang February 19, 2018 Ghana’s former President John Agyekum Kufuor has stated that, “it will be a mistake and a very sad one, for humanity...

Drought, Floods and Chronic Water Shortages: Unholy Trinity Haunting Sikaunzwe Residents

Newton Sibanda February 13, 2018 IN Kazungula’s Sikaunzwe area, the combined impacts of inadequate rural water supply, saline groundwater, and the absence of effective drought and...