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  1. New Funding Supports Central Asia Water And Energy Security

    23 May 2019- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan The European Union and the World Bank will join the government of Switzerland and the UK’s Department for International Development to fund approximately $8 Million USD to strengthen ene ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2019 - 10:14

  2. Guterres Urges Lessons from Aral Sea, Warns of Climate-Related Disputes, Stresses Water Diplomacy

    12 Jun 2017- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited the Aral Sea, June 10 – once the world's fourth largest inland sea, that has now shrunk to about a quarter of its ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/12/2017 - 10:43

  3. Turkmenistan Approves Water Code

    20 Oct 2016- 07:27 by Local Press Report ASHGABAT Azer News Water management is one of the most pressing topics in Central Asia and on October 18 Turkmenistan's Parliament approved the Water Code. The document is a legal act regulating relations in w ...

    Local Press Report - 10/20/2016 - 07:27

  4. Earth's Surface Water Shifts: Report

    26 Aug 2016- 09:55 by Local Press Report DELFT BBC News Scientists have used satellite images to study how the water on the Earth's surface has changed over 30 years. They found that 115,000 sq km (44,000 sq miles) of land is now covered in water and ...

    Local Press Report - 08/26/2016 - 09:55

  5. Uzbekistan Losing Fight Against Drought

    15 Jul 2016- 10:49 by Local Press Report NUKUS EurasiaNet The Chimbay district of the autonomous Republic of Karakalpakstan is home to around 110,000 people. The entire area’s economy depends on farming and animal husbandry. No water means no economy. Sci ...

    Local Press Report - 07/15/2016 - 10:49

  6. Turkmenistan to Fund New Projects to Protect Aral Sea

    13 May 2016- 08:48 by Local Press Report ASHGABAT Azer News Turkmenistan has launched large scale projects to ameliorate ecological environment of Aral Sea region.One of the main steps taken by the government for the solution of Aral Sea ecological proble ...

    Local Press Report - 05/13/2016 - 08:48

  7. Turkmenistan's Deputy PM Appointed to IFAS Board

    5 May 2016- 08:28 by Local Press Report ASHGABAT Cihan News Agency Turkmenistan has appointed Deputy Prime Minister Recep Bazarov as a board member of the International Fund for Saving the Aral Sea (IFAS). Environment Policy Regulation Transnational Issue ...

    Local Press Report - 05/05/2016 - 08:28

  8. UNEP Report Highlights Dam-Building as Source of Geopolitical Risk in Trans-boundary River Basins

    4 May 2016- 11:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States A new assessment of the world’s trans-boundary river basins by the United Nations Environmental Group (UNEP) has identified “hotspots” for potential conflict in the next 15 to 30 ye ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/04/2016 - 11:31

  9. Irtysh River Could Be Used to Save Aral Sea: Kazakh Official

    30 Sep 2015- 08:48 by Local Press Report ASTANA Tengrinews Kazakhstan Ministry of Energy suggests using the Irtysh River to save the Aral Sea, one of the worst environmental disasters partly located in Kazakhstan. Climate Disasters Social Issues Astana Ka ...

    Local Press Report - 09/30/2015 - 08:48

  10. Uzbekistan Proposes UN-Administered Trust Fund for Aral Sea

    29 Sep 2015- 08:46 by Local Press Report NEW YORK, NY Trend News Agency Given the planetary nature of the Aral Sea disaster, it is necessary to expand the joint activities and form targeted financial mechanisms for this purpose, Uzbekistan’s Foreign Minis ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2015 - 08:46

  11. Uzbekistan to Allocate $4.3 Billion for Program to Save Aral Sea

    10 Sep 2015- 10:12 by Local Press Report TASHKENT AzerNews Uzbekistan plans to direct $4.3 billion to a comprehensive program aimed at reviving the Aral Sea for the 2015-2018 period. Access Development Aid Investment Pollution Tashkent Uzbekistan Aral Sea ...

    Local Press Report - 09/10/2015 - 10:12

  12. UN Secretary General Urges Water Cooperation in Central Asia

    10 Jun 2015- 10:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon this week urged Central Asian nations to forge a consensus on management of shared water resources. In his opening remarks at a high-level international co ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/10/2015 - 11:00

  13. Central Asia’s Syr Darya River Highly Polluted: Researchers

    27 Apr 2015- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SHYMKENT, Uzbekistan Water in Central Asia’s longest river, the Syr Darya, is too polluted even to use for irrigation purposes, according to new findings from the South Kazakhstan State University. Researchers ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/27/2015 - 10:22

  14. Aral Sea Cannot Be Saved: Uzbek Official

    21 Apr 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan Much of the environmental damage to the Aral Sea is irreversible at this point, Uzbekistan’s Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Water Resources, Shavkat Khamraev, said last week. "It ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/21/2015 - 10:05

  15. Uzbekistan to Invest $200 Million USD for Water, Wastewater Services in Karakalpakstan

    9 Feb 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan The Uzbek government and international financial institutions are allocating about $200 million USD for water supply and wastewater projects in Uzbekistan’s Karakalpakstan Autonomous Republ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/09/2015 - 10:23

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