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  • 6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report MANILA PTV News More households in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao will soon have access to safe and potable water through a USD2.6 million-worth project that will build a community-based water supply in the region. On Wednesday, the Japanese
  • 6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report AMMAN Jordan Times The Water Ministry and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Tuesday signed an agreement and a memorandum of understanding to rehabilitate the infrastructure in refugee-hosting communities. The $25-million project aims at
  • 6 Mar 2019- 09:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has declared 2021-2030 as a UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. The aim of the program is to restore degraded ecosystems as a measure to fight climate change and enhance food security,
  • 5 Mar 2019- 08:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has described the rates of malnutrition and disease in the southern Sindh and Balochistan provinces of Pakistan as “alarmingly high” as drought associated
  • 5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Breaking Israel News Viewed more than 14,000 times by press time, a dramatic video of flash flood in the Judean desert last week, during the rainy season in Israel, was posted on the Facebook page of an Israeli travel ministry. Omer Eshel, the CEO of
  • 5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report KARACHI SAMAA Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah and the World Bank have agreed to start $2 billion projects to make Karachi one of the most developed and beautiful cities in the world. These projects include the $400 million Karachi Urban Mobility project,
  • 5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC US Environmental Protection Agency The US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has announced the development of a "Water Reuse Action Plan" that will leverage the expertise of both industry and government to ensure the effective use
  • 5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report TOKYO UNESCO UNESCO and the Government of Japan have signed an agreement for USD 1.7 million in support of the project “Water disaster Platform to enhance climate resilience in Africa”. The project will establish a flood early warning system and will build
  • 5 Mar 2019- 07:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAO Paolo, Brazil The CEO of the world's biggest iron-ore mining company has stepped down after Brazilian prosecutors and police demanded resignations in the wake of January's Brumadinho mine tailings dam collapse, which to date has killed more
  • 4 Mar 2019- 08:18 by Local Press Report RIYADH Trade Arabia ACWA Power, a leading developer, owner and operator of power generation and water desalination plants, said its consortium with Saudi Brothers Commercial Company (SBCC), has signed senior financing and hedging agreements for the SR2.62
  • 4 Mar 2019- 08:18 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua China saw improving efficiency in water consumption last year, as the country called for intensive and sustainable development. In 2018, China's water consumption per 10,000 yuan (about 1,491 U.S. dollars) of gross domestic product dropped
  • 4 Mar 2019- 08:18 by Local Press Report RISHON LEZION The Jerusalem Post It might sound like a sophisticated magic trick or even a biblical story, but one Israeli company’s groundbreaking technology can create fresh drinking-quality water from nothing but plain air. Established in 2009, Rishon
  • 4 Mar 2019- 09:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Population growth and climate change are negatively affecting water supply in the US according to a new study from the American Geophysical Union (AGU) which suggests that before the end of the century there will be water
  • 2 Mar 2019- 11:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the government of Jordan have signed a $74 Million USD loan to finance the improvement of water supply systems in the Jordan valley, as well as a wastewater treatment network. EIB President
  • 2 Mar 2019- 12:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called on development partners to amplify their support for implementation of sanitation programs that would enhance delivery of Africa’s promise to the continent. The call came at this year