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  1. Afghanistan’s Water Needs Could Aggravate Tensions in Central Asia

    8 Feb 2012- 09:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan The first attempts at social reconstruction in war-torn Afghanistan have already increased tensions in the Central Asia region over water supply. Some leaders in the region have tended to i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:30

  2. China Funds Irrigation Project in Parwan


    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:30

  3. P&G Clean Water Project Aims for 2 Billion Liters a Year

    30 Jan 2012- 20:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states Procter & Gamble’s Children’s Safe Drinking Water program wants to scale up its efforts to provide a total of 2 billion liters of clean water a year, enough to save one life e ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

  4. Otero Urges More Research on Himalayan Glacier Melt

    17 Jan 2012- 11:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states U.S. Under-Secretary of State for Civilian Security, Democracy and Human Rights Maria Otero urged more research and data sharing on Himalayan glacier melt during a forum last week ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

  5. Sewage Pollution the Biggest Contamination Problem in Afghanistan

    17 Jan 2012- 11:11 by Local Press Report washington, dc US Army Water pollution from raw sewage is the most significant environmental contamination problem in Afghanistan and it poses a threat to deployed troops, the U.S. Army said. The army carried out a ...

    Local Press Report - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

  6. Three Firms Participate in Contract for Afghanistan’s Water, Energy Sectors

    20 Dec 2011- 13:44 by Local Press Report KABUL Datamonitor Three firms will participate in the multiple-award, indefinite quantity contract (IQC) to renovate and modernize Afghanistan’s water and energy sectors, according to environmental engineering and ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:33

  7. Perini Management Services to Perform Energy, Water Resource Work in Afghanistan

    13 Dec 2011- 10:44 by Local Press Report KABUL PennWell Perini Management Services Inc. was selected by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to perform energy and water resource work in Afghanistan. Perini’s work will include possible wor ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:34

  8. Ministry of Energy and Water, FAO Sign $27.7 Million USD for Irrigation Restoration and Development Project

    13 Dec 2011- 10:42 by Local Press Report KABUL Khaama Press (Afghanistan) Afghanistan’s Ministry of Energy and Water signed a $27.7 million USD agreement with the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for technical assistance to the ministry’s Projec ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:34

  9. Japan Announces $17 Million USD for Water, Electricity in Afghanistan

    6 Dec 2011- 10:48 by Local Press Report KABUL Khaama Press (Afghanistan) The state of Japan has announced $17 million USD in aid to help Afghanistan with provision of drinking water and electricity. The agreement was signed between the Japanese embassy an ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:35

  10. Water Pollution From Raw Sewage the Biggest Contamination Problem in Afghanistan

    28 Nov 2011- 14:43 by Local Press Report GHAZNI PROVINCE Defense Video and Imagery Distribution Service (United States) Water pollution from raw sewage is the most significant environmental contamination problem in Afghanistan, according to the U.S. Army. ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:36

  11. Pakistani Experts Advised to Sign Treaty With Afghanistan on Kabul River

    14 Nov 2011- 11:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan With a possibility of water shortages caused by proposed construction of 13 dams on the Kabul River, Pakistani water experts have advised the government to sign a treaty with Afghanistan to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:37

  12. Central Asia’s Biggest Trans-Boundary Water Challenge in Amu Dary, Syr Darya Basins

    9 Nov 2011- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kazakhstan, ALMATY The most challenging situation related to management of trans-boundary water resources in Central Asia has emerged in the basins of the Amu Darya and Syr Darya, the largest rivers in the regi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:37

  13. Afghanistan, Pakistan to Hold Meeting on Water Cooperation

    25 Oct 2011- 13:05 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Pakistan Today Afghanistan and Pakistan will hold a conference in Islamabad on November 1 to discuss regional water governance and cooperation. The conference is organized by the organization Leadership f ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:40

  14. Pakistan, India Should Focus on Water Scarcity, Not Terrorism

    18 Oct 2011- 11:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Pakistan, LAHORE Pakistan and India need to worry less about the issues of Kashmir and terrorism and more about their scarce water resources, speakers told a seminar here. “We need to put the Kashmir issue asi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:41

  15. Tajikistan Mulls Sales of Water From Lake Sarez

    12 Oct 2011- 09:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Tajikistan could earn up to $100 million USD per year selling freshwater from high-altitude Lake Sarez, scientists said at an international conference in Dushanbe in late September.  The c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 16:53


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