Monthly Archives: March 2014

  • 2014 World Water Day Theme To Spur Increased Links Between Water And Energy Sectors In SADC

    March 21, 2014

    Barbara Lopi March 21, 2014 As the international community commemorates the 2014 World Water Day tomorrow, March 22 whose theme is Water and Energy, Member States in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) should consider the occasion as an added opportunity in their efforts towards improved, combined and coordinated management of water and energy. World […]

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

    March 21, 2014

    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 sector has attracted in the recent times; Water experts have noted. Climate change phenomena and poor planning and pollution are some of the factors that have left many Kenyan’s taps […]

  • Zambia to Hold First African Water Integrity Summit

    March 11, 2014

    Wallace Mawire March 11, 2014 Zambia will on April 29 to 30, 2014 host the first African water integrity summit.The summit “Accelerating towards a Water Secure World” takes place in Lusaka, Zambia. Hosted by UNDP-Water Governance Facility, The Water Integrity Network, UNDP/Cap-Net, WaterNet and the Stockholm International Water Institute, the summit marks the conclusion of […]

  • Zambia: Government Formulates a 3-Year Strategy to Improve Water Resource Infrastructure

    March 11, 2014

    Newton Sibanda April 11, 2014 The Zambian government has formulated a strategic plan to improve water resource infrastructure covering 2013 to 2016, Minister of Mines, Energy and Water Development Christopher Yaluma has said. Mr Yaluma says Government’s vision is to increase access to water and sanitation to over 80 percent by 2016 for both rural […]