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  • 20 Jun 2014- 10:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The World Bank this week published its draft assessments of Tajikistan’s controversial Rogun Hydropower Dam, for discussion at the fifth information-sharing and consultation meeting with riparian countries Afghanistan,
  • 25 Feb 2014- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PETROPAVL, Kazakhstan North Kazakhstan province will spend over $16 million USD on water supply projects this year, Governor Samat Yeskendirov said in his address to the province late last week. “We will build and rehabilitate 34 water supply facilities
  • 7 Feb 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan Kazakh parliament member Dariga Nazarbayeva, who is also the eldest daughter of President Nursultan Nazarbayev, has proposed merging the utilities involved in water, heating, electricity and natural gas supplies throughout the country
  • 14 May 2013- 10:01 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Sabahi The Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) on Sunday (May 12th) agreed to loan Djibouti $35 million USD (6.3 billion francs) for further improvements in the provision of drinking water, Djibouti's La Nation reported.
  • 23 Jan 2013- 09:32 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Sabahi Djiboutian Finance Minister Ilyas Moussa Dawaleh on Sunday (January 20th) signed an agreement with his Ethiopian counterpart Sufian Ahmed for the construction of a water pipeline linking the two countries, Djibouti's La Nation
  • North Kazakhstan province will spend over $40 million USD for drinking water supply improvement this year, under the country’s Ak Bulak (Clean Water) program, provincial Governor Serik Bilyalov told federal officials in late June.
  • 25 Jul 2011- 14:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent nairoBi, Kenya An estimated 10 million people in the Horn of Africa risk starvation as massive crop failure accompanied by severe water scarcity engulf Somalia, Ethiopia and northern parts of Kenya. The volatile region is experiencing the worst drought
  • 27 Jan 2011- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan (OOSKAnews) TASHKENT, Uzbekistan (OOSKAnews)-- Efforts to halt the steady destruction of the Aral Sea are getting renewed attention from donors, but will face continued hurdles in the years ahead as growing energy and agricultural
  • 14 Apr 2008- 23:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan- The poor sewerage system in the northern Kazakh city of Petropavlovsk threatens to pollute the Ishim River, the main waterway of the region, according to the regional nature inspectorate. Asian Satin, head of the department of