water and sanitation


1,000 cleantech solution companies sought by international label

GreenCape is the South African contact point to assist local cleantech companies to apply to join the Solar Impulse Foundation 1,000 Efficient Solutions Label portfolio.
water crisis

One WASH Programme improves well-being of communities in Ethiopia

The One WASH National Programme under which Ethiopia runs its Water, Sanitation and Hygiene National Programme, is improving the well-being of communities.

Water concerns: Pandemic could starve WASH sectors of resources

Paul Yillia is the moderator of the live discussion on “The impact of COVID-19 on Africa’s water sector” on Thursday, 14 May, during the Virtual African Utility Week and POWERGEN Africa.
water access

Namibia aims for 100% water access by 2030, acquires AfDB support

Namibia has set out plans for the production and transfer of water resources to improve access to potable water and for agricultural and industrial use.
livable cities

Construction of desalination plant result in dispute in Cape Town

The Cape Town City Council is caught in a legal battle with Quality Filtration Systems regarding the Waterfront desalination plant.
smart water solutions

AfDB well underway with water supply and sanitation project

In Swaziland, communities of Ezulwini Valley in north west Eswatini, will soon benefit from a water supply and sanitation project funded...
water resources

Malawi: The AfDB approves $15m grant for water supply and sanitation...

The African Development Bank Group has approved a $15 million grant from the ADF for a water supply and sanitation project in Malawi.
World Bank

Uganda to improve water and sanitation services in selected areas

Rapid urbanisation spurred by economic growth is exerting pressure on Uganda’s water supply resources and sanitation facilities. In a bid to help the government improve...

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