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  • 2 Aug 2019- 09:53 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Human rights watch-dog Global Witness has launched its 2018 annual investigative report on attacks on "defenders" of land and environmental rights.  According to "Enemies of the State? How governments and business
  • 22 Mar 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON The production of goods for export is depleting the water supplies of some of the world’s poorest countries, a new report from WaterAid warns. Collaboration between the public and private sectors is crucial to ensuring that economic growth does
  • 28 Mar 2014- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan A Pakistani provincial official has said neighboring India is not stealing water from Pakistan, and blamed her country’s water problems on poor planning and short-sightedness. Speaking at a March 22 seminar organized by Pakistan
  • 23 Jan 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Water experts and scientists in Pakistan are calling for creation of a national water taskforce to review country’s current and future water availability and propose conservation measures. The proposal was made during a national
  • The Hague-based International Court of Arbitration’s recent decision on India’s Kishanganga Hydroelectric Plant has restored Pakistan’s confidence in the Indus Waters Treaty, a Pakistani official said on March 15.
  • The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is considering extending a $17.9 million USD loan to the Oltenia Water Company to rehabilitate and extend water infrastructure in Romania’s Dolj county.
  • The International Court of Arbitration at The Hague has ruled that India can move forward with construction of the $687 million USD Kishenganga hydropower project in northern Kashmir, but rejected its request for full diversion of the river’s water.
  • 12 Oct 2011- 09:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUCHAREST, Romania The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is lending $17.3 million USD to Compania de Apa Targoviste-Dambovita SA, the water and wastewater management company in the city of Targoviste, in Romania’s Dambovita county.
  • 20 Jun 2011- 14:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Union spends on average more than $2.9 billion USD annually to support water and sanitation projects in the developing world, helping to fund infrastructure, storage and irrigation in needy countries. But aid advocates say
  • 11 Jan 2011- 15:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India  India is preparing its case file after Pakistan decided to approach the seven-judge bench of the International Court of Arbitration in the Hague to resolve a dispute between the two countries over the 330-megawatt Kishanganga
  • 1 Jan 2011- 07:53 by Local Press Report LONDON, Romania European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Romanian firm S.C. APAV. 1TAL SA. lasi is inviting tenders for a project to rehabilitate the Chirita Water Pumping Station The project is being funded in part with a loan from the European Bank
  • 7 Oct 2009- 14:48 by Local Press Report Romania, THE HAGUE Partners for Water Program Dutch water experts are in Romania from October 6-9 to visit the southern provinces of Giurgu, Calarasi, Buzao, and llfov and demonstrate how even remote municipalities can provide clean drinking water for
  • 17 Sep 2007- 23:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Netherlands, THE HAGUE —Asia's emerging water markets have become a priority for Dutch water companies, according to officials of the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and the Netherlands Water Platform. At a conference in the Hague, organized by