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  1. UN Calls For Better Water Management in Afghanistan to End Poverty and Conflict

    27 Jul 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KABUL, Afghanistan Better water management is vital to ongoing efforts to reduce territorial violence and poverty alleviation in Afghanistan, a United Nations envoy told a conference on water resources develop ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  2. Kabul Could Face Serious Water Shortages by 2020

    20 Jul 2009- 20:58 by Local Press Report KABUL, Afghanistan IRIN The rapid population growth in Kabul, which has increased fivefold since 2001, is putting a strain on resources, particularly underground water reserves, according to officials and experts. ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  3. Afghanistan Launches Water Chlorination Program

    13 Jul 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KABUL, Afghanistan The government of Afghanistan officially launched a twomonth hygiene education program in 16 districts in Kabul late last month. The program includes a wide-ranging water purification initia ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  4. Two Million Afghan Children Lack Safe Water

    18 May 2009- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KABUL, Afghanistan Some 2 million students at state-run schools in war-torn Afghanistan lack access to safe drinking water, according to the United Nations. The number of schools without safe sanitation facili ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 08:00

  5. Research Centers to Study Surface Water Potential in Afghanistan

    16 Mar 2009- 20:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KABUL, Afghanistan The Afghan Ministry of Water and Energy is opening research centers throughout the country to focus on the hydropower potential of surface water in Afghanistan. Currently 70 percent of the c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 07:00