Community Water Alliance (@wateralliancez )

Community Water Alliance

Bio Advocating for the provision of clean water, prevention of water pollution & enhancing citizen participation in water governance & environmental issues
Location Harare, Zimbabwe
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Account created 14-06-2014 12:07:15
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Android : @GoZim2019 Community Water Alliance City of Harare Kubatana Harare Residents Trust OpenCouncilHRE MDC Alliance #WoW #ByoDay2020 Mayor of the city of Harare Prof. Mthuli Ncube Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission 3) Gvt should also take serious proper catchment management which encompass preservation of wetlands. We have changing climatic patterns and there is need for adaptation & resilience strategies.

4) Use of technology should be embraced in the water delivery framework.

Android : @GoZim2019 Community Water Alliance City of Harare Kubatana Harare Residents Trust OpenCouncilHRE MDC Alliance #WoW #ByoDay2020 Mayor of the city of Harare Prof. Mthuli Ncube Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission 5) Reform of laws, policies and regulations is also required. Gvt has an obligation to respect and protect the human right to water. Section 44 is clear. Respect of the right cannot happen with Government Notice 164 of 1913 in place and a Water Act that does not speak to Constit

Android : @GoZim2019 Community Water Alliance City of Harare Kubatana Harare Residents Trust OpenCouncilHRE MDC Alliance #WoW #ByoDay2020 Mayor of the city of Harare Prof. Mthuli Ncube Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission ZW 1,824 billion which is USD79,3 million has been allocated to water delivery. Major chunk allocated to water is dealing with construction of dams. ZW 1,4 billion which in USD terms is 60,9 million of the water budget is confined to dam construction.

Android : @GoZim2019 Community Water Alliance City of Harare Kubatana Harare Residents Trust OpenCouncilHRE MDC Alliance #WoW #ByoDay2020 Mayor of the city of Harare Prof. Mthuli Ncube Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission The major issue is on the site of the city. Harare is built upstream of it's water source. So all the pollution that happens upstream find its way downstream. Lake Chivero is now among top ten dirty lakes in Africa.

Android : @GoZim2019 Community Water Alliance City of Harare Kubatana Harare Residents Trust OpenCouncilHRE MDC Alliance #WoW #ByoDay2020 Mayor of the city of Harare Prof. Mthuli Ncube Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission Secondly Harare houses administrative offices of national gvt. There are vested interests of politicians and acrimony between MDC controlled Local Authority & Zanu-pf controlled national government.

Android : @GoZim2019 Community Water Alliance City of Harare Kubatana Harare Residents Trust OpenCouncilHRE MDC Alliance #WoW #ByoDay2020 Mayor of the city of Harare Prof. Mthuli Ncube Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission No. If Kunzvi is completed it will generate around 250 megalitres per day. At full throttle the two water treatment plants in Harare can produce 705 megalitres per day. If we combine the two we get 955 megalitres per day.

Android : @GoZim2019 Community Water Alliance City of Harare Kubatana Harare Residents Trust OpenCouncilHRE MDC Alliance #WoW #ByoDay2020 Mayor of the city of Harare Prof. Mthuli Ncube Ministry of Information, Publicity & Broadcasting Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission 1) Wetlands recharge streams that ultimately feed raw water in dams. They act as sponges absorbing water, storing it and slowly releasing it into streams that feed into our lakes and dams.