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  1. Rio de Janeiro's Water Is Already Making Athletes Sick

    20 May 2016- 08:58 by Local Press Report RIO DE JANEIRO Public Radio International For the last few weeks, residents of Barra da Tijuca, home to the main Olympic park and Olympic village, have woken to the fetid smell of filthy water. Local biologist ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:58

  2. Salini Impregilo Wins $94 Million Water Contract in Turkey

    20 May 2016- 08:55 by Local Press Report MILAN Construction Index A joint venture of Salini Impregilo subsidiary Fisia Italimpianti and Alkatas has won a €83.9m (£73.5m) contract to upgrade a water treatment plant in Atakoy, Turkey. Innovation, ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:55

  3. Mine Owners in Chile Cut Investment in Water Supply

    20 May 2016- 08:53 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Bloomberg In the high desert mountains of Chile, home to some of the world’s biggest copper deposits, mine owners have cut investment in one resource they can’t live without: water. Climate Corporate Risk ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:53

  4. Prosperous Farms Suck Up Water in Central Mexico While Village Wells Dry Up

    20 May 2016- 08:51 by Local Press Report SAN ANTONIO DE LOURDES New York Times The well in San Antonio de Lourdes, a village in Guanajuato State in central Mexico, went dry years ago. The village itself, depleted by poverty and migration, seems to be ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:51

  5. Half of Rural Kenyans Lack Toilets: Report

    20 May 2016- 08:49 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Daily Nation Almost half of Kenyans living in rural areas do not have access to basic sanitation, a new report shows. A survey report launched on Wednesday in Nairobi by the Ministry of Health's ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:49

  6. Cambodian Opposition Questions Agriculture Minister Over Irrigation Fixes

    20 May 2016- 08:47 by Local Press Report PHNOM PENH Cambodia Daily An opposition-led National Assembly commission questioned new Agriculture Minister Veng Sakhon on Tuesday about his plans to fix an irrigation system that his spokesman conceded has left ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:47

  7. AIIB May Co-Finance Indonesia's Slum Upgrade Project

    20 May 2016- 08:44 by Local Press Report JAKARTA Daily Mail Online China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) could announce as early as next month a plan to co-finance a national slum upgrading project in Indonesia, in what could be the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:44

  8. UN Takes Steps to Salvage Lake Chad Basin

    20 May 2016- 08:42 by Local Press Report LAGOS The Guardian Concerned about the social and environmental crises ravaging Lake Chad Basin in the West African sub-region, the United Nations (UN) has started taking inventory of the humanitarian crisis facing ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:42

  9. Kenya's Health Secretary Launches New Environmental and Sanitation Policy

    20 May 2016- 08:40 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Citizen Digital The Cabinet Secretary for Health, Dr. Cleopa Mailu, on Wednesday launched a new environmental sanitation and hygiene policy that could help the country save Ksh 27 billion lost annually due ...

    Local Press Report - 05/20/2016 - 08:40

  10. Peru Launches New Project to Clean Up Lake Titicaca

    20 May 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Peru has launched a new $437 million USD project to clean up Lake Titicaca by building wastewater treatment plants in the Ayaviri, Azángaro, Desaguadero, Huancane, Ilave, Juliaca, Juli, Puno and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2016 - 10:22

  11. Selangor State Given Until October Reach Agreement With Last Water Concessionaire

    20 May 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia The Malaysian government has given the Selangor government until October 7th to resolve the issues with Syarikat Pengeluar Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (SPLASH), the state’s last remaining water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2016 - 10:22

  12. Maharashtra's New Water Policy Would Ban Release of Untreated Sewage Water Into Rivers

    20 May 2016- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India India’s Maharashtra state has introduced a new water policy that would ban the release of untreated sewage into rivers or reservoirs. The new plan, which is being put before the state assembly, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2016 - 11:39

  13. Panama’s IDAAN Completes New Dam to Increase Supply in Veraguas

    19 May 2016- 12:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PANAMA CITY, Panama Panama’s National Institute of Aqueducts and Sewage Systems (IDAAN) announced this week that it has completed construction of a new dam on the La Muela creek, in order to increase supply to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/19/2016 - 12:23

  14. Lawsuit Accuses Chhattisgarh of Misrepresenting Mohar Reservoir Project

    19 May 2016- 12:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RAIPUR, India An environmental activist in central India’s Chhattisgarh state has filed public interest litigation in the state's high court over the Mohar Reservoir project. The petitioner, Shailendra ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/19/2016 - 12:27

  15. Peruvian Presidential Candidate Pledges to Take on Mining Companies

    19 May 2016- 11:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AREQUIPA, Peru Peruvian presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori has pledged to take tough action-- including fines and bans-- against mining companies that pollute the environment. Speaking to reporters in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/19/2016 - 11:06

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