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  1. Salvadoran Activists Take Case Against Mining Company to Human Rights Tribunal

    18 Jul 2014- 10:16 by Local Press Report GENEVA Oxfam America Victims of mining-related human rights violations in El Salvador presented the case of Pacific Rim/Oceana Gold to a special tribunal in Geneva recently. The transnational mining company is ...

    Local Press Report - 07/18/2014 - 10:20

  2. World Bank Expands Project in Azerbaijan

    16 Jul 2014- 10:19 by Local Press Report BAKU News.AZ The World Bank has expanded and restructured its second project- Second National Water Supply and Sanitation Project (NWSSP) for Azerbaijan. The Bank informs that the WB Board of Executive Directors ...

    Local Press Report - 07/16/2014 - 10:19

  3. Nigerian State Receives $65 Million From World Bank

    16 Jul 2014- 10:19 by Local Press Report LAGOS Daily Independent Bauchi State government is to enjoy a World Bank loan facility of $65 million to up-grade the Water Supply Scheme in the state towards the provision of adequate portable drinking water to ...

    Local Press Report - 07/16/2014 - 10:19

  4. World Bank, Kazakhstan Plan Further Improvements to North Aral Sea

    11 Jul 2014- 10:02 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC World Bank During the visit to Kyzylorda region, World Bank Regional Director for Central Asia Saroj Kumar Jha and Vice-Minister of Environment and Water Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan ...

    Local Press Report - 07/11/2014 - 10:02

  5. Nigerian State Assembly Approves Loan Request

    10 Jul 2014- 10:12 by Local Press Report ABUJA This Day The Rivers State House of Assembly has approved the request of the state Governor, Hon. Chibuike Amaechi, to borrow US$280 million from the World Bank and African Development Bank (AfDB) to finance ...

    Local Press Report - 07/10/2014 - 10:12

  6. Pakistan Postpones Diamer-Bhasha Dam to 2037

    9 Jul 2014- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan has postponed commissioning of the $14 billion USD 4,500-megawatt Diamer-Bhasha Dam to 2037. The dam, originally scheduled to be completed by 2020, has been put on the back burner ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/09/2014 - 10:30

  7. World Bank to Divide $300 Million Loan Package to Azerbaijan

    3 Jul 2014- 10:10 by Local Press Report BAKU Azerbaijan Business Center The World Bank will not endorse the coordinated $300 million loan package for Azerbaijan at a time. According to the WB Baku Office, the package of three loans will not be endorsed on ...

    Local Press Report - 07/03/2014 - 10:10

  8. Tanzania to Spend $1 Million on Water in Manyoni

    2 Jul 2014- 10:07 by Local Press Report DODOMA Tanzania Daily News The government will in this fiscal year spend 1.8bn/- to address water shortages in Singida's Manyoni District, the Deputy Minister for Water, Amos Makalla, has said. Makalla said ...

    Local Press Report - 07/02/2014 - 10:07

  9. ADB, WB Implement 110 Projects in Tajikistan

    1 Jul 2014- 10:14 by Local Press Report DUSHANBE Azernews The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the World Bank (WB) have been implementing about 110 investment projects worth $1.9 billion in Tajikistan since 1998, local Tajik media reported. The news was ...

    Local Press Report - 07/01/2014 - 10:14

  10. Russia Wants to Use Water Projects as Platforms for Cooperation in Central Asia

    1 Jul 2014- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Russia is interested in seeing water projects in Central Asia used as “platforms” for regional cooperation, not as “wedges” that broaden gaps between the positions of upstream and downstream ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/02/2014 - 10:36

  11. World Bank Lends Tunisia $26 Million for Water Improvement Projects

    27 Jun 2014- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUNIS, Tunisia The World Bank last week approved $26 million USD in loans for water improvement projects in Tunisia, according to Tunisian officials. The funds will be used to upgrade and improve potable water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/27/2014 - 10:13

  12. Pakistan Starts Work on $7.5 Billion Dasu Hydropower Project

    27 Jun 2014- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan started work this week on the 4,320-megawatt, $7.5 billion USD Dasu hydropower project. The hydroelectric dam will be built on the Indus River, in the northwestern province of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/27/2014 - 10:13

  13. World Bank to Provide Lesotho $15 Million for Water Supply

    26 Jun 2014- 10:21 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC World Bank The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved today additional financing in the amount of US$15.435 million for the Water Sector Improvement Project, Phase 2. This project ...

    Local Press Report - 06/26/2014 - 10:21

  14. Peru Invests $700 Million for Water, Sanitation in Piura

    26 Jun 2014- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PIURA, Peru The Peruvian government is planning to invest some $700 million USD for water and sanitation projects in the country’s northwestern Piura Region, Housing Minister Milton von Hesse announced last ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/26/2014 - 10:33

  15. World Bank Report Finds $864 Million Water, Sanitation Investment Deficit in El Salvador, Honduras, Panama

    23 Jun 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States El Salvador, Honduras and Panama have an annual investment shortfall of $864 million USD that they need to fill in order to meet their national water and sanitation goals, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/23/2014 - 10:04

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