Social Issues

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  • 19 Nov 2014- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Over 180 cities and communities in 35 countries have taken back control of their privatized water services over the past 15 years, according to a new report from international think tank the Transnational Institute (TNI) of
  • Marking the two-year anniversary of the UN General Assembly declaration making water and sanitation basic human rights, a coalition of 15 international non-governmental organizations submitted a letter to UN member states last week calling for more concrete action on the issue.
  • 19 Dec 2011- 12:17 by Local Press Report washington, dc Inter-American Development Bank The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) is lending Argentina $400 million USD to improve living conditions for 280,000 residents in 70 poor urban settlements. The project comes under a conditional credit line