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Know your rights: The right to safe water

Without water, people cannot survive. Without safe water, people cannot stay healthy. Unsafe water is associated with serious health conditions such as diarrheal diseases like cholera, guinea worm disease, typhoid, and dysentery which kill approximately 2000 children around the world every day. To...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 12:01am

Working under water

Are you looking for a cool job? Then you will love the cool water jobs that you can do under water, that is, the lake, ocean or sea.  There are so many jobs that water lovers can embrace and enjoy. From underwater diving to waitressing in an underwater restaurant or hotel, the flood of options...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 9:48pm

PS-Imberakuri pledges to address water shortage

PS-Imberakuri has promised residents of Jabana Sector, Gasabo District that it will advocate for policies that that will address water shortage, increase electricity connectivity and improve the road network once elected into parliament. Led by its Chairperson, Christine Mukabunani, PS-Imberakuri...

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 - 9:05am

Experts call for scale up of rain water harvesting across Africa

Water and agriculture experts have said that water shortages for agriculture and other activities can be addressed by harvesting rain water. This is at a time when the African continent is facing rising water challenges due to higher demand caused by rapid population growth, urbanisation,...

Friday, June 29, 2018 - 11:38pm

Water: A real game changer for our sustenance

No natural resource is infinitive! One single common characteristic of all natural resources is that they are limited and deplete over time. Hence it is necessary to always understand the natural resource’s potential; how it could be conserved, protected, re-generated, rationalized and...

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 9:03pm

Rwandan social entrepreneur bringing water to rural neighbourhoods

Venuste Kubwimana, 33, a Rwandan social entrepreneur has been attempting to succeed in an ecosystem where only economically profitable ventures thrive. However, his enterprise ‘Water Kiosk at School’ is a classic startup story, with more aims than profits and financial returns....

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 1:15am

Featured: The Government’s commitment leading to improved water and sanitation coverage

Rwanda has made good progress in extending water supply and sanitation coverage during the past few years, under clear political commitment to three complementary sets of targets: the Economic Development and Poverty Reduction Strategy (2012), Millennium Development Goals (2015), and Vision 2020....

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 5:58am

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