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  1. Ninety Thousand People Evacuated In Uzbekistan And Kazakhstan After Dam Bursts

    5 May 2020- 09:41 by Staff- Water Diplomat TASHKENT, Uzbekistan More than 90,000 people have been evacuated in eastern Uzbekistan and in the south of neighbouring Kazakhstan after a 1 May breach in the Sardoba Dam on the Syr Darya river basin in Uzbekista ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:10

  2. AIIB Supports Uzbekistan Water Infrastructure

    8 Apr 2020- 14:51 by Local Press Report TASHKENT Kun.uz The Ministry of Investments and Foreign Trade (MIFT) has attracted funds from the Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) to develop sustainable water supply and sanitation infrastructure in prior ...

    Local Press Report - 04/08/2020 - 14:51

  3. Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan Close To Agreement On Joint Management Of Common Rivers

    3 Feb 2020- 07:49 by Local Press Report TASHKENT KUN Uzbekistan plans to sign an intergovernmental agreement with Kazakhstan on the joint management and use of rivers and other watercourses flowing through the territory of both countries. According to Min ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:29

  4. New UN Initiative To Save The Aral Sea

    4 Dec 2018- 08:54 by OOSKAnews Info NEW YORK NY, United States The UN Human Security Unit (HSU), in cooperation with Uzbekistan, Japan, Nigeria and Norway, has launched a "Multi-Partner Human Security Trust Fund" (MPHSTF) for the Aral Sea Region ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/04/2018 - 08:54

  5. First Turbine Goes Onstream At Rogun Dam

    19 Nov 2018- 13:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan In what might be considered a completion of “Phase 1”, the first of six turbines of Tajikistan’s controversial Rogun hydroelectric dam went online on November 16. The $3.9 Billion USD 3600 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/22/2018 - 12:04

  6. Uzbekistan Infrastructure To Benefit From $232 Million USD (EIB) And $580 Million USD (EBRD)

    16 Oct 2018- 16:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan The European Investment Bank (EIB) announced (October 15) two new loan facilities for Uzbekistan amounting to $232 Million USD for freshwater and energy efficiency initiatives. In complete ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2018 - 16:19

  7. Tajikistan Will "Not Leave Its Neighbors Without Water": Prez

    22 Aug 2018- 09:38 by Local Press Report TASHKENT UZ Daily Tajikistan has no time to leave its neighbors without water as confirmed by the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon after talks with the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev. “On the cont ...

    Local Press Report - 08/22/2018 - 09:38

  8. Uzbekistan Farmers Curtail Rice Production Due to Water Scarcity

    30 May 2018- 09:08 by Local Press Report TASHKENT Azer News Uzbekistan intends to reduce the area of rice fields from 162,000 to 94,000 hectares due to water shortage. In a video-conference held in the capital on May 29, Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev ...

    Local Press Report - 05/30/2018 - 09:08

  9. $145 Million USD From ADB for Uzbek Water Supply Services

    30 May 2018- 09:08 by Local Press Report TASHKENT The Tashkent Times The Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors has approved a US$145 million loan to help improve water supply and sanitation services in the Republic of Karakalpakstan (RK), an a ...

    Local Press Report - 05/30/2018 - 09:08

  10. Guterres Highlights Water Cooperation at Security Council Briefing on Afghanistan and Central Asia

    24 Jan 2018- 05:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New YORK NY “Regional cooperation offers opportunities to address common concerns, including counter-terrorist financing, improving border security, fostering dialogue with religious institutions and leaders, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/24/2018 - 05:03

  11. Further Uzbek Investment in Land Fertility

    22 Jan 2018- 09:29 by Local Press Report TASHKENT Azer News Expenses of the Fund for Reclamation of Irrigated Lands of Uzbekistan will amount to 553.4 billion soums in 2018, and it is planned to increase the fertility of lands by 276,000 hectares, accordi ...

    Local Press Report - 01/22/2018 - 09:29

  12. WB Supports Uzbekistan Water Supply Upgrades

    10 Nov 2017- 09:21 by Local Press Report TASHKENT Trend News Agency Tashkent hosted one-day workshop, jointly led by the World Bank (WB) and the Ministry of Housing and Communal Services, to discuss reforms in the water supply and sanitation (WSS) sector, ...

    Local Press Report - 11/10/2017 - 09:21

  13. Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan Undertake to Resolve Water Disputes

    18 Oct 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report Tashkent, Uzbekistan Eurasia Daily Monitor Transboundary water sharing is one of the most contentious issues dividing Central Asian countries. And as Uzbekistan continues to actively pursue better relations with it ...

    Local Press Report - 10/19/2017 - 12:04

  14. Guterres Urges Lessons from Aral Sea, Warns of Climate-Related Disputes, Stresses Water Diplomacy

    12 Jun 2017- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited the Aral Sea, June 10 – once the world's fourth largest inland sea, that has now shrunk to about a quarter of its ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/12/2017 - 10:43

  15. ADB Allocates $120M for Supply in Uzbekistan

    15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by Local Press Report TASHKENT Trend News Agency The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $120-million loan to improve access to safe, reliable, sustainable and affordable water supply services for over 260,000 inhabitants in the ...

    Local Press Report - 11/15/2016 - 07:57