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  1. IADB Approves $4.4 Million USD Grant for Climate Change in Honduras

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    Local Press Report - 10/15/2012 - 10:04

  2. InterAction Council Calls on UN Security Council to Prioritize Water

    InterAction Council (IAC), an independent international organization made up of 40 former government leaders and heads of state, this week called on the United Nation’s Security Council to focus on the world’s current “water crisis with critical implicati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2013 - 08:47

  3. Latvia Bans Utility From Bottled Water Sales

    The Latvian Ministry of Environment and Regional Development has shut down plans by the water utility in the capital city, Riga, to raise funds by producing and selling bottled water. The utility, Riga Udens, had applied to the state registrar to establis ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/29/2012 - 09:33

  4. Palestinian President Warns of Possible Water Wars

    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas warned last week of a looming “water war” in the region, as the West Bank and Gaza grapple with severe water shortages. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/09/2012 - 09:24

  5. Palestinian Authority, Donors Sign Agreement on Water Sector Improvements

    The Palestinian Authority has signed a memorandum of understanding with foreign donor organizations and governments aimed at improving the water sector in the Palestinian Territories. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/26/2012 - 10:58

  6. Singapore International Water Week: Technologies That Use Less Energy for Desalination and Turn Food Waste Into Water

    5 Jul 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent sinGapore Experts from around the world unveiled new developments in low-energy desalination on July 4 during Singapore International Water Week. The Technology Research Association of Japan has been testing a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/19/2015 - 09:03

  7. UK to Sign UN Watercourses Convention

    The United Kingdom last week announced plans to sign onto the UN Watercourses Convention, bringing the agreement one step closer to ratification by the country. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:35

  8. Riga Clears Regional Utility to Produce Bottled Water

    15 Jun 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIGA, Latvia The Municipal Council of Riga on June 12 granted approval for Rigas Udens, the regional water company, to establish a subsidiary to produce bottled water for sale. Rigas Udens plans to use funds f ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/15/2012 - 10:11

  9. Regional Conference Draws Attention to Future Needs of Afghanistan

    4 Apr 2012- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Afghanistan’s participation in regional water and energy projects was among the main issues addressed at the Fifth Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan, held in the Tajik ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:24

  10. Czech Rivers Too Polluted for Drinking

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

  11. $30 Million USD AfDB Grant Disbursed to Zimbabwean Local Authorities for Water Projects

    15 Aug 2011- 18:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZIMBABWE, BULAWAYO The Ministry of Water Resources, Development and Management announced the disbursement of a $30 million USD grant from the African Development Bank (AfDB) to six local authorities under the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:48

  12. High-Level Teams Visit Controversial Kishenganga Dam Project

    28 Jun 2011- 09:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent India, SRINIGAR In an attempt to resolve potential conflict with neighboring Pakistan over the Kishenganga hydropower project, India for the first time has allowed a high-level team representing both countries ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:54

  13. AfDB Provides $30 Million USD Grant for Water, Sanitation in Zimbabwe

    27 Jun 2011- 14:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LISBON, Portugal The African Development Bank (AfDB) has extended a $30 million USD grant to Zimbabwe in support of the country’s Urgent Water Supply and Sanitation Rehabilitation Project (UWSSRP). The agreeme ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:54

  14. ADB Seeks to Avert Water and Sanitation Crisis in Big Philippine Cities

    17 May 2011- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is moving to prepare the groundwork for a series of projects costing as much as $800 million USD in the next 10 years to help avert what it describes as a “ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/17/2013 - 19:11

  15. Australia Gives ADB $23 Million USD for Water, Clean Energy

    10 May 2011- 11:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The Australian government last week approved a $23.2 million USD grant for the Asian Development Bank (ADB)-administered trust funds for water and clean energy investment initiatives in Asi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:35

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