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  1. AIIB Commits To First Investment In Nepal

    11 Jun 2019- 12:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has announced approval of $90 Million USD loan participation in the $650 Million USD Upper Trishuli-1 Hydropower Project. The commitment is AIIB’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:31

  2. Myanmar Hydro Environmental Assessment Recommends Preservation Of River Mainstems

    29 May 2018- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAYPIDAW, Myanmar The government of Myanmar and the International Finance Corporation have released a draft strategic environmental assessment (SEA) report around the sustainability of the country’s hydropower ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  3. Georgia to Open Paravani Hydropower Plant

    10 Oct 2014- 09:52 by Local Press Report TBILISI European Bank for Reconstruction and Development In the presence of the Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Garibashvili, the Minister of Energy, Kakha Kaladze, and Turkey’s Minister of Energy and Natural Res ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2014 - 09:52

  4. Environmental Lobby Calls for Cancellation of Lagos Water Privatization Plan

    10 Oct 2014- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAGOS, Nigeria An environmental lobby group in Nigeria is calling for cancellation of the planned partnership between the Lagos State government and the World Bank to privatize water supply services. Environme ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2014 - 10:40

  5. World Bank Approves $85 Million for Nepalese Hydropower Project

    20 May 2014- 09:45 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC International Water Power & Dam Construction The World Bank Group has approved $84.6M in financing for the 37.6MW Kabeli-A Hydroelectric Project in eastern Nepal. The peaking run-of-river hydroel ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2014 - 09:45

  6. Water, Sanitation Infrastructure Will Require $12 Trillion in Global Investment by 2030

    13 May 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Some $12 trillion USD will have to be invested in water and sanitation infrastructure worldwide by 2030, with emerging markets experiencing the highest growth, according to Elena Bourgan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/13/2014 - 10:12

  7. IFC Initiative to Increase Hydropower in Nepal

    17 Apr 2014- 10:00 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU The Economic Times While the initiative of International Finance Corporation(IFC) can pull up Himalayan country Nepal's power profile to a much brighter scale, it can also open up a wide and newer bu ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2014 - 10:00

  8. World Bank to Help Pakistan Tap Its Hydropower Potential

    13 Jan 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The World Bank Group agreed last week to help Pakistan’s Federal Water and Power Ministry with plans to tap the country’s massive hydropower potential. At a meeting in Islamabad on January ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2014 - 10:00

  9. World Bank, EU Pledge Billions for Economic Growth in Sahel

    5 Nov 2013- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAMAKO, Mali The World Bank and the European Union announced this week that they will provide billions of dollars to the Sahel region of Africa to support to major development priorities like improving infrastr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/05/2013 - 10:14

  10. Water Footprint Network Launches New Tool for Sustainable Water Use

    5 Sep 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Netherlands-based non-profit the Water Footprint Network this week launched the world’s first online tool to calculate and map water footprints and assess sustainability. The tool was unveiled ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/05/2013 - 10:02

  11. Water Sector PPPs Struggling in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Public-private partnerships (PPPs) have not achieved their objectives in Sub-Saharan Africa, participants heard at the 10th African Forum for Utility Regulators (AFUR) in Arusha last week. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:12

  12. Peruvian Protesters Vandalize Yanacocha Mine


    Local Press Report - 04/12/2013 - 10:23

  13. Azerbaijan's State Oil Fund Contributes to New IFC Global Infrastructure Fund


    Local Press Report - 04/02/2013 - 10:15

  14. Egypt Tenders $500 Million USD Sewage Treatment Plant PPP for Giza

    The Egyptian government will soon tender a $500 million USD sewage treatment plant in western Giza on a public-private partnership basis, according to Water and Sanitation Minister Abdel Qawi Khalifa. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/20/2012 - 08:00

  15. Japan, World Bank Pledge Support for Nepal Hydro Development

    The Japanese government, the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have made commitments to support Nepal in developing the country’s hydropower sector. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/22/2012 - 09:30