The government is not sleeping, but people of South Africa also need to adapt to the climate change. That was the message as the three concerned ministers addressed media on the current water shortage gripping the country. The minsters raised concerns over the alarming shortage of water, calling for
The United Nations Children’s Fund is warning that up to 11 million children in east and southern Africa are at risk from hunger, disease and water shortages as a result of this year’s strengthening El Niño weather phenomenon. Kenya and Uganda are bracing for floods, while South Africa and
Some religious leaders & members of the public believe solutions can't always be scientific. Dineo Bendile | about 14 hours ago JOHANNESBURG – As changing climate conditions intensify the effects of South Africa's drought, some people believe the lack of rain is a form of punishment. On Wednesday, some communities around Johannesburg were left
http://youtu.be/RSuH1Ec3Bvg South Africa's water woes are reaching breaking point. KwaZulu-Natal has been declared a disaster area as the worst drought in decades continues to grip the province. For more News visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SABCNewsOnline?lang=en Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SABCNewsOnline
http://youtu.be/GRT6e-Pu2Hs South Africa is facing a severe water crisis. The Water and Sanitation Department might have to reduce water supplies if the drought affecting large parts of the country persists. Communities are encouraged to play an active role in saving water for their own survival and the country's economic growth.
http://youtu.be/PZR0uH2V-6w South Africa is counting the cost of the worst drought in decades. Already, farmers are grappling with massive losses of crop and mounting debt. And ordinary citizens could soon face a double whammy of rising food prices and a shortage of drinking water. For more News visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news Follow
http://youtu.be/EUsgRMMga54 The world's limited water resources are often mismanaged and wasted, severely hampering development. Now experts - including some of South Africa's best scientists - are scrambling for solutions.
http://youtu.be/blQM7nYT08k From the maize-growing Free State and North West provinces which have already been designated disaster areas for agriculture to the sugar-growing province of KwaZulu-Natal and from what we've just heard-Mpumalanga which has a diverse agricultural base to Limpopo which accounts for a third of the world's citrus crop are
http://youtu.be/7drAiuwDZ1s As parts of the country remain in the grips of what could be the worst drought in 23 years, Rand Water has now put in place water restrictions in Gauteng. Rand Water is South Africa's biggest water utility. For more News visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SABCNewsOnline?lang=en Like
http://youtu.be/K-sPICss3Dw http://expressoshow.com/ With South Africa currently facing a water crisis not seen in decades, with us in studio is water conservationist, John Lucas, to help us get to the bottom of the problem and try find solutions.
South Africa's biggest water utility, Rand Water, has implemented restrictions in the largest city and capital because of increased demand spurred by persistent high temperatures. Alex McNamara, Head of Water & Climate Change Adaptation, National Business Initiative joins us CNBC Africa to look at climate change, water as a scarce
http://youtu.be/OIjHj3fSmVg Water Affairs minsiter Nomvula Mokonyane has revealed the extent of South Africa's water problems at a media briefing in Johannesburg. Earlier this week, KwaZulu-Natal and the Free State provinces were declared disaster areas due to the drought...http://owl.li/U6ak5 For more News visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/SABCNewsOnline?lang=en Like us
http://youtu.be/mE8_ShwZQVc Water and Sanitation minister Nomvula Mokonyane has called for a joint effort to deal with the country's water crisis. Over 350 million rand has been set aside to address the drought problems in South Africa. Mokonyane says the problem has reached crisis levels. For more News visit: http://www.sabc.co.za/news Follow
http://youtu.be/azqeJllamtg Amid a severe national water crisis, South Africa is looking to Denmark for solutions. The European country is being roped in to provide critical skills to help address the water shortages. Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane met her Danish counterpart in Johannesburg on Monday. The two signed a
http://youtu.be/SZhsIlblXLI In South Africa, widower Rosalina fetches water every day, putting herself at risk of violence. Watch her powerful story and learn more about the water crisis in South Africa. (http://www.operationchange.com) Join the Movement Operation Change: http://www.operationchange.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/operationchange Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/operationchng Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/operationchange Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/operationchange/ Google+: https://plus.google.com/+Operationchange/
http://youtu.be/zgvlrjz4Yvg Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has warned that dam levels have dropped throughout the country. The Free State and KwaZulu-Natal have already been declared disaster areas due to drought. The national water crisis has affected two point seven million households. Government has set aside over three hundred and
http://youtu.be/IPXLjfbexBI South Africa is facing water restrictions in several cities and rural areas following high demand and a lack of rain in the catchment areas. KwaZulu-Natal and Limpopo have already implemented restrictions as the country endures its worst drought in 23 years, made worse by the El Nino weather pattern.
http://youtu.be/V_ogvwTygvo MSF VNR Luanda, Angola, Recent 1. Wide shot of city 2. Close up of sign in Luanda 3. Harbour of Porto Pesquero filled with rubbish 4. Child walking in dirt at Porto Pesquero 5. Wide shot of open drain canal in Porto Pesquero 6. Child walking in dirt at
http://youtu.be/hP2E6AsZVTU It’s the Croc Ness Monster! Reptile looks like a bizarre monster as it emerges from the water covered in bright green slime. Brightly-coloured crocodile was spotted slinking along the banks of a lake in Kruger National Park. Animal looked even more sinister than usual thanks to a layer of
http://youtu.be/YBpWarJkFTU English/Nat Rescuers on Tuesday were airlifting jackass penguins from Dassen Island off the South African coast, in a frantic bid to save thousands of birds from an environmental disaster. They began to die of starvation on Monday - their parents having been evacuated to save them from an oil
http://youtu.be/Y-OkFyJbD1I Improving the lives of the previously disadvantaged citizens is what inspired Madiba through 27 years of incaceration. Access to water and sanitation remains a key area of focus for South Africa's democratic dispensation. Minister of Water and Sanitation Nomvula Mokonyane is hard at work. This as her Department has
http://youtu.be/KZ8gOBiO7xU Clean water is a vital resource for households, but in rural KwaZulu-Natal, as in other parts of South Africa, there are a number of challenges being experienced in accessing it. Tholulwazi Uzikivele (TU) is a civil society organisation in northern KZN which works with school learners and community members
http://youtu.be/sSYx2opXGGA Access to clean water and proper sanitation is a fundamental right which, in many instances in South Africa, still needs to be realised. This slideshow provides a brief overview of water and sanitation challenges in South Africa, as well as an introduction to the work of Oxfam’s AACES partners.
http://youtu.be/P6cBNUUSvyE A video on the African Water Crisis I made for an English project. Learn More: http://goo.gl/spWbFW Music: "Teller of the Tales" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
http://youtu.be/M7PD6PCIZ40 South Africa’s aging infrastructure is a cause for concern. Power shortages curbed economic growth to 1.5% last year, its slowest since the recession in 2009. While the country struggles to keep the lights on it is now also battling to keep water flowing as infrastructure deteriorates due to poor
http://youtu.be/2lhnge-v_qE Water Distribution and Environmental Injustice in South Africa Georgia McIntyre and Oliver Hunt Summary: This video argues that the environmental injustices associated with water in South Africa stem from the political legacy of apartheid. South Africa is one of the most racially segregated nations, and water distribution favors wealthier