water and sanitation

Sivan Ya'ari

SIVAN YA’ARI: Leading an NPO to complete 2,000 projects in five...

Innovate: Africa, under the leadership of CEO Sivan Ya’ari, has completed over 500 solar and water projects across 10 countries in Africa and is on a journey to complete more in partnership with communities and governments.

New investment to transform sanitation sector in Zambia

The European Investment Bank and a grant by the German Development Bank, KfW, will be investing $310 million to the upgrading of sanitation in Zambia. This will all fall under the Lusaka Sanitation Programme.
water and sanitation Africa

African Sanitation Policy Guidelines to streamline sanitation policies

The African Ministers’ Council on Water (AMCOW) has launched the African Sanitation Policy Guidelines (ASPG). The guidelines are to provide the steps towards developing a new policy or updating current sanitation policies and also provide an outline for what should be included in a comprehensive sanitation policy.

Identifying business opportunities in South Africa’s water sector

Technology providers that install flow and pressure metering and monitoring devices can benefit from tenders by municipalities determined to reduce their non-revenue water.

AfDB’s new water policy prioritises sustainable, green growth

The African Development Bank Group’s Board of Directors have approved a new policy on water which prioritises water security and the transformation of water assets to foster sustainable, green and inclusive economic growth in regional member countries.
Boreal Light

EBARA Pumps Europe and Boreal Light team up on Kenyan water...

Through the partnership, Boreal Light will set up solar water desalination facilities including EPE’s pumps in Kenya starting in July 2021.
Vaal River

Vaal River sewer spillage tender process to be finalised

The South African Department of Water and Sanitation (DWS) is finalising critical tenders to address sewer spillages into the Vaal River and its surroundings.

DBSA launches 2nd edition of the its Youth Challenge for South...

The Development Bank of Southern Africa (DBSA) has announced the launch of the second edition of the DBSA Youth Challenge, a competition aimed at harnessing innovative solutions from young people in South Africa to help address infrastructure challenges.
wastewater sewage

Sisulu to assess progress at City of Tshwane’s wastewater works

Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation Minister, Lindiwe Sisulu, to conduct an inspection at the Rooiwal Wastewater Treatment Works in the City of Tshwane.

National Water and Sanitation Master Plan

The National Water and Sanitation Master Plan is a summation of the priority issues confronting South Africa's water and sanitation sectors.

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