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  1. Tripartite GERD Talks Underway In Washington In Effort To Break Impasse

    15 Jan 2020- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Irrigation from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met 14 January in Washington DC to discuss continuing differences around timing and technical regulations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2020 - 09:59

  2. Pakistan To Demand Indus Treaty Arbitration Proceedings

    19 Dec 2019- 12:22 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan A Pakistan government delegation visiting Washington DC this month was expected to demand establishment of a court of arbitration to address concerns over India’s two hydroelectric power proj ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  3. GERD: Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Set To Meet Again In Washington

    19 Dec 2019- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Senior representatives of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are set to meet again in Washington DC in January over outstanding issues related to the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). E ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/19/2019 - 11:46

  4. Washington-brokered GERD Meetings Underway

    30 Nov 2019- 10:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt A second meeting of experts in the series of four tripartite talks brokered by the US government on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) will convene in Cairo, Egypt, 2 December. The two-day m ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:25

  5. Grim Working Conditions Of Millions Of Developing World Sanitation Workers

    30 Nov 2019- 09:49 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States A new report authored by the International Labour Organisation, WaterAid, World Bank and World Health Organisation focuses on the well being of sanitation workers; their safety, health ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:25

  6. Modi Threat To Divert Indus Waters "An Act Of Aggression"

    21 Oct 2019- 08:51 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India India Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been criticised by the Pakistan government after he promised supporters that river waters that currently flow into Pakistan per terms of the 1960 Indus Wat ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/08/2019 - 11:22

  7. Sisi Will Push For GERD External Mediator

    21 Oct 2019- 07:43 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to press for an external mediator in its ongoing dispute with Ethiopia over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) when he meets Ethiopia’s Pri ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:41

  8. Kashmir Situation Is A Water Situation, Indus Treaty Challenged

    21 Aug 2019- 12:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan authorities August 19 warned that release of water from an upstream dam may cause flooding in Pakistan’s Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces. The Indian-administered part of the ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/27/2019 - 03:28

  9. World Bank Supports Kerala Resistance to Climate Change, Natural Disasters

    16 Jul 2019- 09:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Thiruvananthapuram, India The Country Director, World Bank, India, this week described the recently signed $250 Million USD loan for the Resilient Kerala Program (RKP) which aims to enhance the state’s resilie ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 09:14

  10. $40 Million USD World Bank Support For Laos Green Growth

    3 Jun 2019- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The World Bank has announced approval of $40 Million USD credit under the Second Programmatic Green Growth Development Policy for Laos. The purpose is to support reform in the fisca ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/03/2019 - 16:02

  11. 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

  12. World Bank Attracts $1.8 Billion USD For Oceans And Sustainable Development

    20 May 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States In two separate funding transactions May 16 and 17, the World Bank underscored commitment to its investors to support global sustainability projects. In Tokyo, the bank issued a 13 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2019 - 08:21

  13. World Bank Commitment Addresses WASH In Northern Laos

    12 May 2019- 09:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENTIANE, Laos The World Bank has announced commitment to address mother and child malnutrition and to improve access to water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) services in four northern provinces of Laos. A $2 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/12/2019 - 09:51

  14. Sri Lanka: $125 Million USD World Bank Support For Climate Resilient Agriculture

    19 Apr 2019- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka The World Bank has approved two new agreements to improve climate resilience and agricultural productivity for small farmers, and support infrastructure development in Sri Lanka. Under the C ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/19/2019 - 07:26

  15. Digitally-Based Decision Making To Underlie Mekong Delta Master Plan

    17 Apr 2019- 08:41 by Local Press Report AMERSFOORT Royal HaskoningDHV Royal HaskoningDHV has been selected to deliver the first integrated Master Plan for the Mekong Delta in Vietnam, funded by the World Bank. The plan will set out development orientatio ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2019 - 08:41

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