Development Aid

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  • 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
  • 2 Mar 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report NORTH WALES PA Genetic Literacy Project Many scientists and crop researchers see genetically engineered crops and animals as key to the continent’s hopes for coping with climate change, going forward. Even as many African nations are still struggling over
  • 2 Mar 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report ULAN BATOR Xinhua A groundbreaking ceremony was held here on February 28 to build a China-aided waste water treatment plant. "The Mongolian government's action plan (2016-2020) reflects a goal to renovate waste water treatment plants in Ulan Bator
  • 2 Mar 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report PRISTINA BNE Intellinews Hundreds of new hydropower projects are planned in the Western Balkans, as investors sought to take advantage of the huge and relatively untapped water resources in the region. Now, however, public sentiment is turning against these
  • 2 Mar 2019- 11:19 by Local Press Report MANILA PhilStar Ayala-led Manila Water Co. Inc. has secured an P8.7 billion loan to finance its acquisition of 18.7 percent stake in Eastern Water Resources Development and Management Public Co. Ltd. Eastern Water is a publicly-listed water supply and
  • 4 Mar 2019- 08:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland In a first-of-its-kind meeting, representatives of the four countries sharing the Senegal-Mauitania aquifer met in in February in a transboundary collaboration to exchange the current state of knowledge on the complex system that