Disasters

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  • 27 Aug 2013- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The World Bank last week released a progress report on the first phase of its Water Partnership Program (WPP), a trust fund supported by the governments of the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and Denmark that aims to bring
  • 27 Aug 2013- 09:45 by Local Press Report HARARA The Herald The Zimbabwe National Water Authority has embarked on an exercise to de-silt water courses across the country and has acquired advanced equipment from United Kingdom for that purpose. In an Interview at ongoing Harare Agriculture Show,
  • 27 Aug 2013- 09:45 by Local Press Report Act Media Over 1,680 contaminated or potentially contaminated sites currently exist in Romania, according to data with the National Inventory drawn up by the National Environmental Protection Agency (ANPM) April 2007- 2012, posted on the website of the
  • 27 Aug 2013- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DHAKA, Bangladesh The World Bank this week called on the Bangladeshi Department of Public Health Engineering to expedite the $92.6 million USD Bangladesh Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project, which is currently behind schedule. The government and
  • 27 Aug 2013- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent QUITO, Ecuador The Ecuadorian Water Agency (SENAGUA) has awarded water licenses to allow drilling to start at the Cascabel copper-gold mine in Imbabura Province, in the country’s north. Cornerstone Capital Resources Inc. announced on August 22 that it
  • 27 Aug 2013- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BOGOTA, Colombia Local communities in Colombia’s east-central Meta province have protected an aquifer from Colombia’s state-controlled oil company, Ecopetrol, for six months. Ecopetrol wants to develop an oil well-- the Lorito 1-- in the vicinity of the
  • 27 Aug 2013- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The Vaslui County Council last week issued the fourth zoning permit for Chevron Romania. The zoning permit is a necessary step for the oil company to secure a building permit for a new shale gas exploration well near Puiesti village.