Friday, February 23, 2018

Malawi: Communities Seek to End Open Defecation

George Mhango January 28, 2016 Twelve years ago today, Mitress Januwale was in great pain due to the death of her grandmother Myness Gilimoti to...

Djibouti: Geothermal Exploration in Lake Assal Region Kicks Off

Watersan Perspective September 07, 2013 The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Djibouti have signed the funding agreements, totaling to US $7.5...

Zambia: Harvesting Rainwater

Newton Sibanda August 31, 2012 RAINWATER Harvesting (RWH) has been a practiced since time in memorial. It has, however, been practiced at different levels- domestic...

Investigation: Anxiety in Kaduna Local Communities Following Fresh Cases of River Blindness

Mohammad Ibrahim July 16, 2016 There was anxiety in Kaduna State, Northwest part of Nigeria following outbreak of fresh cases of River blindness in local communities...

South Africa: Israel South Africa Water Week Shares Global Expertise and Technologies for Fighting...

Nantale Abbey June 8, 2016 The first annual Israel South Africa Water Week is underway in South Africa with three main events, all free and open...

2016 Water Day: Celebrate Water, Promote Its Sustainability

Ama Kudom-Agyemang March 22, 2016 Celebrate Water!!! Water is life, water is good, water is simply relaxing. Water is the first thought that comes to...

Uganda: 24 Crater Lakes Disappear

Abdulkarim SSengendo March 3, 2012 Up to 24 Crater Lakes have disappeared in southwestern Uganda due to human development factors. This is according to Leo Twinomuhangi,...

Ethiopia: CADDP Boss Urges Youth To Embrace Agriculture For Improved Livelihood

Nancy Imali October 6, 2015 African youths living in rural areas have been challenged to embrace agriculture as a way of improving livelihoods and eradicating poverty...

Risk of Sanitation and Water Supply Services Slipping Behind

By UN Water Photos by Fredrick Mugira April 16th 2012 While access to water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) has considerably improved globally, services coverage could slip behind...

COP19/CMP9: Africa Faces Financial Shortage to Adapt To Climate Change

VIOLET MENGO 20 November 2013 Africa faces huge financial challenges in adapting to climate change, according to a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report launched yesterday. The...
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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...