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21 Aug 2019- 12:00 by TWD Staff 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 majority-Mus ...
TWD Staff - 08/27/2019 - 03:28
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
OOSKAnews Talks- John Matthews, AGWA- Climate Change Impacts On Ecosystems In North America's Great Basin
2 Apr 2019- 08:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States John Matthews, Executive Director of the Alliance for Global Water Adaptation (AGWA) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) OOSKAnewscast audio interview. Mat ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/02/2019 - 08:22
1 Apr 2019- 07:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The World Bank has announced a 30-day suspension of the Balochistan Integrated Water Resource Management (IWRM) and Development Project on March 29, citing lack of construction progress and ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2019 - 07:14
21 Mar 2019- 09:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Events in Washington and New York in the week of "World Water Day", bring thought-leaders together to examine the intersection of water, peace and conflict, an area of gr ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:33
18 Mar 2019- 09:41 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD DAWN The World Bank has warned of cancelling its soft loan of $38 million to support the management and development of water resources in the Indus River, after finding little progress on the project sinc ...
Local Press Report - 03/18/2019 - 09:41
11 Mar 2019- 05:59 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Siasat Daily The World Bank has provided additional financing of 137 million dollars (about Rs 960 crore) for the Dam Rehabilitation and Improvement Project (DRIP) to rehabilitate and modernize over 2 ...
Local Press Report - 03/11/2019 - 05:59
5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report KARACHI SAMAA Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah and the World Bank have agreed to start $2 billion projects to make Karachi one of the most developed and beautiful cities in the world. These projects include the $ ...
Local Press Report - 03/05/2019 - 09:17
New UNEP Chief Has Strong Water Background; Replaces Predecessor Who Resigned Over Dodgy Expenses Claims
24 Feb 2019- 07:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has confirmed Inger Andersen of Denmark February 21 to a four-year term as Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/24/2019 - 07:15