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  1. Dominica Reports Gastroenteritis Outbreak in Wake of Storms, Flooding

    21 Sep 2015- 08:42 by Local Press Report ROSEAU Jamaica Observer Dominica health authorities are reporting an increase in cases of gastroenteritis following the passage of Tropical Storm Erika late last month that killed more than 30 people. The Ministry ...

    Local Press Report - 09/21/2015 - 08:42

  2. Sixty-Nine Countries Facing Extreme Competition for Water: WRI

    18 Dec 2013- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States A new study by Washington, DC-based research group the World Resources Institute (WRI) found that 69 of countries around the world are facing extreme competition for water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/18/2013 - 10:20

  3. Caribbean Bloc Joins Regional Coalition to Fight Cholera

    The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) regional bloc has joined the new regional “Cholera-Free Hispaniola” initiative, which aims to eradicate the disease in Haiti and the Dominican Republic by 2022. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/28/2012 - 10:58

  4. USAID Presence in Ecuador Threatened by Questions Over Motives for Project

    16 Jul 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador Pressure is mounting against the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Ecuador following allegations in the press about its motives. Ecuadorian newspaper El Telegrafo has ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  5. Dominica Presents Climate Resilient Development Strategy to Donors

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    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:24

  6. Caribbean Countries Adopt Water Management Strategies to Fight Drought

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    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:26

  7. Experts Warn of Salinity on Agricultural Lands

    20 Oct 2011- 10:02 by Local Press Report ROSEAU Go-Jamaica Jamaica and neighboring countries in the Caribbean are at risk of having land fall out of production due to saltwater intrusion into agricultural lands. Speaking at a climate change adaptation ...

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

  8. Delices Water Supply System Commissioned

    22 Sep 2011- 10:43 by Local Press Report ROSEAU SKNVibes.com (Dominica) The $1 million USD Delices water supply system has been officially commissioned. The projects will bring water to residents of Carib, La Roche, Victoria, Delices and Boetica, the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:43

  9. Delices Water Supply Project Starts

    27 Dec 2010- 16:51 by Local Press Report ROSEAU Dominica News Online The Dominica Water and Sewage Company (DOWASCO) started work on the Delices Water Supply Project. "This system will include the construction of a new intake, 30,000 imperial gallons ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 13:00

  10. Government, DOWASCO Commission Campbell Water Supply

    10 Aug 2010- 20:52 by Local Press Report DOMINICA, ROSAU Dominica News Online The government of Dominica, in collaboration with Dominica Water and Sewerage Company (DOWASCO), last week officially commissioned the Campbell Water Supply system. The original ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 14:00

  11. Ettinoffe Calls for Legislation to Support Integrated Water Resources Policy

    26 May 2010- 16:02 by Local Press Report ROSEAU, DOMINICA Dominica News Online Development of a national integrated water resources management plan requires suitable legislation and policies, according to General Manager of Dominica Water and Sewerage ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 14:00

  12. Poll Finds Dominicans Support Water Exports

    28 Apr 2010- 16:02 by Local Press Report ROSEAU, DOMINICA Dominica News Online A new poll by Dominica News Online found that 76 percent of respondents were in favor of Dominica exporting water to other Caribbean countries. Nineteen percent thought the ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 13:00

  13. Former Leader Urges Dominica to Export Water

    7 Apr 2010- 16:02 by Local Press Report BRIDGETOWN Dominica News Online Former leader of Barbados Owen Arthur, who led a three-member Caribbean Community (Caricom) team in Dominica last month, urged Dominica to take advantage of the Caricom Single Market ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 13:00

  14. 21st Inter-Sessional Meeting for CARICOM Discussed Water

    17 Mar 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROSEAU, DOMINICA The 21st Inter-Sessional Meeting of Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), held in Roseau on March 11-12, focused largely on the drought and water supply ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 13:00

  15. St. Lucia Denies Importing Water From Dominica

    17 Mar 2010- 16:02 by Local Press Report CASTRIES Online Dominica News The government of Saint Lucia categorically denied recent media reports that the island was importing water from Dominica. "[The] government wishes to make it absolutely clear ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2013 - 17:30

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