Conflict

Displaying 1 - 15 of 63
  • 15 Dec 2016- 11:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland In November, OOSKAnews attended and reported on the inaugural Global Water Stewardship Forum, convened by the Alliance for Water Stewardship. During the event, OOSKAnews caught up with some participants and attendees to collect views
  • 10 Nov 2016- 13:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland As part of a series of articles, OOSKAnews talked with Ed Pinero about the recent Global Water Stewardship Forum in Edinburgh, Scotland, convened by the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS). [FREE ARTICLE} The AWS Standard is a
  • 3 Nov 2016- 13:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Wednesday November 2nd was the final day of the inaugural Global Water Stewardship Forum, convened by the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS). Over 100 water stewardship practitioners and promoters from around 20 countries to advance
  • 21 Oct 2016- 08:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, United Kingdom Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria this week welcomed an offer by US Presidential candidate Donald J. Trump to be a “mediator or arbitrator” Zakaria was referring to an October 16th interview with India’s
  • 27 Sep 2016- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for organizations and individuals to
  • 21 Sep 2016- 10:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland/WARRENTON, VA,United States An Abu Dhabi sewer system dispute, a borehole controversy in Sierra Leone and Harare lacking water treatment chemicals. These are three of the stories that appeared in the first issue of OOSKAnews’ first
  • 25 Aug 2016- 10:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan Uzbek police have detained four Kyrgyz citizens in a disputed border zone, in the latest flare-up of tensions between the two nations over the Kasan-Sai Reservoir. Kyrgyzstan’s border service reported on August 24th that the men
  • 20 Jul 2016- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan Uzbek Prime Minister Shavkat Mirziyoyev has sent a letter to his Tajik counterpart, Kohir Rasulzoda, reiterating his country’s opposition to Tajikistan’s Rogun hydropower project. The letter came after Tajik President Imomali
  • 1 Jul 2016- 11:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Italian industrial group Salini Impregilo has won a $3.9 billion USD contract to build the dam for Tajikistan’s Rogun hydropower project. The deal for the project was signed following a meeting between Tajik President Imomali Rajhmon
  • 29 Mar 2016- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan have withdrawn troops from a disputed region along their border, ending a standoff that began over a week ago over access to a reservoir that was being used in Uzbekistan, Kyrgyz officials said on March 26th
  • 24 Mar 2016- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Tensions have increased along the border between Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan over the past week, with each side restricting border crossings and the Kyrgyz government accusing its neighbor of building up its military presence at
  • 16 Oct 2015- 08:37 by Local Press Report TASHKENT World Bulletin Uzbek President Islam Karimov said Thursday that full-scale war could begin in Central Asia if Kyrgyzstan does not stop building new water-power plants under Russian patronage. Access Climate Conflict Corporate Risk Ecosystems Energy
  • 25 Sep 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OBAN, Scotland, United Kingdom An international panel participating in the sixth “aquaNOW Audience,” held at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) in Oban, Scotland yesterday (September 24th), decried the lack of long-term thinking in
  • 23 Sep 2015- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA, United States OOSKAnews Inc. will host the sixth “aquaNOW Audience” tomorrow (September 24, 2015) at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) in Oban, Scotland at 2:00 PM UK time (9:00 AM EDT). The event is being held under the
  • 23 Sep 2015- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA, United States Be sure to tune in live tomorrow (September 24, 2015) when OOSKAnews Inc. will host the sixth “aquaNOW Audience” at the Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) in Oban, Scotland at 2:00 PM UK time (9:00 AM EDT). The

Pages