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  1. Waterway Dredging In Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Exposes Millions To Radioactivity Risk

    8 Sep 2020- 06:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRIPYAT, Ukraine Dredging operations are underway in the E40 waterway in Ukraine, potentially releasing nuclear waste associated with the Chernobyl disaster that could expose millions of people to increased rad ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2020 - 06:45

  2. New Eastern Ukraine Water Facility To Be Supported With French Funding

    14 Jul 2020- 10:34 by Local Press Report MARIUPOL Ukrinform France will provide Mariupol with a EUR 64 million loan at 0.08% per annum for a project to provide the city with drinking water, Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Reintegration ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2020 - 10:52

  3. Conflict And COVID Effects On Water Access And Basic Services In Eastern Ukraine

    7 Jul 2020- 09:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat KYIV, Ukraine Ongoing shelling in eastern Ukraine continues to disrupt vital water supplies and access to food and basic services, a 25 June  assessment from the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) reports. Meantime  ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:32

  4. Nations Of Lancang-Mekong Cooperation Mechanism Pledge Enhanced Water Resources Collaboration

    31 Mar 2020- 11:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The six countries of the Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) Mechanism (China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam) have committed to further enhancement of water resource cooperation, m ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/31/2020 - 11:27

  5. Environmental Impacts Of Ukraine War "Mapped"

    3 Mar 2020- 09:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat KYIV, Ukraine The Ukraine Ministry of Energy and Environmental Protection and the Organisation and Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) have released a set of infographics mapping the dynamics and trends of ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:52

  6. Thailand Halts China Mekong Dredging Plan

    6 Feb 2020- 06:26 by Local Press Report BANGKOK The Straits Times Thailand has spiked Chinese-led plans to open up a key stretch of the Mekong river, in a rare victory for activists fighting to preserve South-east Asia's most important waterway. Beij ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:29

  7. NEFCO Invests $13.3 Million USD In Ukraine Municipal Water

    22 Jan 2020- 06:21 by Local Press Report KYIV Open4Business The Nordic Environment Finance Corporation (NEFCO) will provide Ukrainian municipalities with loan financing of EUR 12 million to modernize water supply facilities, increase their energy efficien ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:47

  8. Thailand: Government Establishes National Command Centre To Address Forty-Year Drought

    11 Jan 2020- 08:39 by Staff- Water Diplomat Bangkok, Thailand Water shortages in Thailand have become increasingly acute even in advance of the hottest season of the year which typically begins in March. The country’s Meteorological Department has warned ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:17

  9. Thailand Seeks To Address Sea Water Intrusion

    27 Dec 2019- 07:12 by Local Press Report BANGKOK Bangkok Post The government is bracing for salt water intrusion into four major rivers, including the Chao Phraya, as low fresh water levels may have affected tap water production. Authorities fear that a l ...

    Local Press Report - 12/27/2019 - 07:12

  10. Low Mekong Levels Raise Toxic Algae Risk

    11 Dec 2019- 08:14 by Staff- Water Diplomat VIANTIANE, Laos The Mekong River Commission (MRC) has suggested that receent  change in colour of the Mekong River in Thailand and Laos with serious consequences, and called for more data sharing with the China- ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  11. $500 Million USD Since 2014 From International Organization For Donetsk Aid

    10 Nov 2019- 09:45 by Local Press Report DONETSK Ukrinform Since 2014, international organizations have provided $500 million in assistance for Donetsk region’s residents affected by the armed conflict. Head of the Donetsk Regional State Administration Pa ...

    Local Press Report - 12/05/2019 - 07:04

  12. King Of Thailand's Barge Procession Grounded

    20 Oct 2019- 09:29 by Local Press Report BANGKOK France 24 Thailand's newly crowned king has postponed next week's final event marking his historic coronation-- a royal barge procession down Bangkok's Chao Phraya river-- by almost two month ...

    Local Press Report - 10/20/2019 - 09:34

  13. Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Welcomes Visitors By Approved Water Routes

    29 Sep 2019- 07:03 by Local Press Report KYIV Kyiv Post Water routes in the exclusion zone are open for the visitors and comply with all safety standards, said Head of the State Agency for Management of the Exclusion Zone of Ukraine Vitaliy Petruk followi ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:46

  14. Conservationists Seek UN Intervention To Protect Forest Watershed Against Quarry Project

    20 Aug 2019- 11:44 by Local Press Report BANGKOK Bangkok Post Conservationists on Monday submitted a letter to the United Nations calling for protection in their campaign against a limestone quarry project in Phatthalung province. They made the move after ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2019 - 11:44

  15. Thailand PM Hails Success Of Water Management Investment Program

    23 Jun 2019- 08:07 by Local Press Report BANGKOK The Bangkok Post The government's "active investment" on water management has been successful in limiting drought damage to local communities and saving people from flooding in the rainy seas ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 08:07

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