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  • Environmental conservation groups, including WWF and International Rivers, have come out in the last week with criticism over a new Laotian government report that claims a redesigned Xayaburi Dam will address all the environmental problems associated with its construction.
  • 17 May 2012- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHNOM PENH, Cambodia A recent report in the Cambodian daily Phnom Penh Post documented the disastrous effect of “anarchical,” “reckless” gold mining in Prey Lang forest-- one of Indochina’s last great expanses of lowland evergreen forest and one of
  • 13 Oct 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, AZ, PHOENIX Water is Life and Arizona American Water on October 7 announced a new partnership to combat Haiti's ongoing water crisis. The US-based NGO and water utility are sending a team to Haiti to provide water filters, educate
  • 18 Aug 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, AZ, PHOENIX Phoenix-based mining company Freeport McMoRan has submitted an environmental impact assessment for a $270 million USD desalination plant for its Chilean subsidy, Minera Candelaria. The plant will have the initial capacity to