Social Issues

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  • 24 Jun 2015- 10:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States International rights watchdog Human Rights Watch this week criticized the World Bank for not doing enough to protect people who object to projects it funds against intimidation, threats and harassment by their governments.
  • 11 Oct 2011- 09:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states Bangladesh suffers economic losses of some $4.2 billion USD a year, or the equivalent of 6.3 percent of its 2007 GDP, due to poor sanitation, according to a new World Bank-administered Water and Sanitation Program (WSP)
  • 19 Apr 2010- 20:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states Cambodia's water access will become dependent on China's dam releases if the Upper Mekong River dams are constructed as proposed, according to a new report by the Washington-based Henry L. Stimson Center. There