Disasters

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  • 18 Oct 2013- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Climate change in East Asia is expected to cause rising sea levels, more severe storms that will increase flooding and more intense droughts, putting some 12 million people from 23 cities at risk and costing as much as $864 billion
  • 26 Apr 2010- 20:58 by Local Press Report MANILA, Mongolia The Financial (Georgia) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing a $15 million USD grant to improve urban infrastructure and services in mining and border towns in Southeast Gobi, Mongolia. "The provision of urban infrastructure
  • 18 Aug 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Japan and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) are supporting Mongolia's efforts to conserve the Onon watershed, now under threat from commercial activity. In a basin-wide project targeting seven districts bordering the Onon River
  • 11 Aug 2008- 20:58 by Local Press Report MANILA, Mongolia Asian Development Bank Japan and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) are supporting a project to help rural Mongolian communities manage and conserve resources in the Onon River Basin. The project, funded with $2 million USD from the Japan Fund