Water Journalists Africa

Stories by “Water Journalists Africa”

  • Karuma Hydropower Project nears Completion

    05/15/2018 clip Water Journalists Africa

    Water Journalists Africa As the 600 MW Karuma Hydropower project edges towards completion, a crucial milestone is currently underway – the installation of hydro mechanical and electro-mechanical equipment. This set of equipment includes the turbine and associate parts like the bottom ring, head cover, wicket gate, turbine shaft, rotor and stator etc. “We are currently […]

  • Tuti Island .. Welcoming the Nile Flood

    05/01/2018 clip Water Journalists Africa

    Abeer Rabye Between Blue Nile and White Nile The island of Tuti is located in the Sudanese capital of Khartoum, and at its edges meets the Nile and forms the Nile’s main course that reaches Egypt. Totti Island attracts local and global attention not only to its special location, but also to the resilience of […]

  • UN Climate Change Negotiations Kicked Off

    04/30/2018 clip Water Journalists Africa

    WJA Reporter The UN climate change negotiations have kicked off today in Bonn, Germany. The negotiations that will take place from 30 April to 10 May 2018, come at a critical time as countries work to finalise the rules and processes to operationalise the Paris Agreement, while the impacts of climate change continue to intensify. […]

  • IHE Delft Boosts Sustainable Water Services Management in Uganda’s Small Towns

    03/20/2018 clip Water Journalists Africa

    Saphira Nahabwe Some water wells and streams in drier villages of north and north-eastern Uganda are drying up again. But, a number of families in these villages are not worried. For, they will no longer depend on vagaries of these water resources to meet their water needs. Now, National Water and Sewerage Corporation (NWSC) has […]

  • COP23: What The Least Developed Countries Expect from This Year’s UN Climate Change Negotiations

    10/10/2017 clip Water Journalists Africa

    Fredrick Mugira October 10, 2017 Ministers from Least Developed Countries have committed to ambitious climate action further urging global community to step up support at UN climate change negotiations in Germany next month. Ministers and Heads of Delegation from the Least Developed Countries (LDC) group met in Addis Ababa to discuss the priorities of the […]

  • Co-Production of Knowledge Set To Unlock Mistrust between Journalists and Scientists in Nile Basin

    09/20/2017 clip Water Journalists Africa

    By Fredrick Mugira Journalists and water scientists in the Nile basin are rooting for innovative strategies to bridge the gap between them. This, they say, would help to promote transboundary cooperation in the Nile riparian countries, a home to 437 million people. They were speaking in Cairo, Egypt during a workshop on communicating water science […]


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