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  1. Further EU-Central Asia Cooperation Around Water, Environment, Climate Change

    16 Jun 2020- 09:11 by Local Press Report NUR-SULTAN The Times of Central Asia Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the high-level officials and experts from Central Asia, the European Union and the Italian Ministry for the Environment, Land and Sea (IMELS) discu ...

    Local Press Report - 06/17/2020 - 12:12

  2. UNECE Reports Progress In Kazakhstan Water Resources Management

    9 Jun 2019- 09:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has launched its Third Environmental Performance Report (EPR) for Kazakhstan, assessing the country’s achievements in strengthening ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/09/2019 - 09:00

  3. New Funding Supports Central Asia Water And Energy Security

    23 May 2019- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan The European Union and the World Bank will join the government of Switzerland and the UK’s Department for International Development to fund approximately $8 Million USD to strengthen ene ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2019 - 10:14

  4. New UN Initiative To Save The Aral Sea

    4 Dec 2018- 08:54 by OOSKAnews Info NEW YORK NY, United States The UN Human Security Unit (HSU), in cooperation with Uzbekistan, Japan, Nigeria and Norway, has launched a "Multi-Partner Human Security Trust Fund" (MPHSTF) for the Aral Sea Region ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/04/2018 - 08:54

  5. Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan Discuss Water Sharing In Chu And Talas River Basins

    2 Jul 2018- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TARAZ, Kazakhstan Delegates from Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan discussed water sharing in the Chu and Talas River Basins at a June 27 conference in Taraz which was dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the first pro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 12:32

  6. Swiss Water Management Aid for Central Asia

    21 Jun 2017- 08:59 by Local Press Report ASTANA Astana Times Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov and Swiss Head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs Didier Burkhalter discussed bilateral cooperation and took part June 19 in an internationa ...

    Local Press Report - 06/21/2017 - 08:59

  7. Water For Central Asia's Oil Lands

    13 Oct 2016- 09:17 by Local Press Report ASTANA Radio Free Europe Efforts to open up the western half of Central Asia and bring people in to work vast oil and natural gas fields have been limited to a significant extent by the inability to provide adequat ...

    Local Press Report - 10/13/2016 - 09:17

  8. Kyrgyz Security Forces Carry Out Anti-Terrorism Tactical Exercise at Orto-Tokoy Reservoir

    10 Oct 2016- 08:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyz security forces last week “eliminated” a group of suspected “terrorists” who had seized the Orto-Tokoy water reservoir on the Chu River in north-central Kyrgyzstan’s Naryn province. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2016 - 08:26

  9. Kazakh Utilities Continue Cleaning Irrigation Systems

    24 Jun 2016- 08:57 by Local Press Report ALMATY Kazakh TV According to Kazakhstan Weather Forecasting Service, heavy rain will continue for the next 3 days. Utilities of the city continue cleaning irrigation systems. Climate Disasters Policy Almaty Kazakh ...

    Local Press Report - 06/24/2016 - 08:57

  10. Flood Situation in East Kazakhstan Remains Critical

    21 Jun 2016- 08:58 by Local Press Report OSKEMEN Kazakh-TV Flood situation still remains critical in East Kazakhstan region. For the first time in 50 years the level of water in the Black Irtysh exceeded the critical level. At the same time 2/3 of the fil ...

    Local Press Report - 06/21/2016 - 08:58

  11. UNEP Report Highlights Dam-Building as Source of Geopolitical Risk in Trans-boundary River Basins

    4 May 2016- 11:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States A new assessment of the world’s trans-boundary river basins by the United Nations Environmental Group (UNEP) has identified “hotspots” for potential conflict in the next 15 to 30 ye ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/04/2016 - 11:31

  12. Kazakh President Signs Law on Green Economic Development

    3 May 2016- 08:52 by Local Press Report ASTANA Astana Times Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed into law amendments that seek to improve legislation related to ecology and renewable energy. Changes were made to articles of the Land, Water, Enviro ...

    Local Press Report - 05/03/2016 - 08:52

  13. Water Use Key to Kazakhstan’s Green Economy Transition

    4 Mar 2016- 10:15 by Local Press Report ASTANA Astana Times Kazakhstan’s Green Economy Concept policy, adopted in May 2013, aims to diversify the economy through the careful use of natural resources. The effective use of water, identified as the key pilla ...

    Local Press Report - 03/04/2016 - 10:15

  14. Tajik President Warns of Looming Drought

    2 Mar 2016- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Tajikistan's President Emomali Rahkmon this week warned Tajik citizens, as well as other countries in the region, of the risk of drought this year, and urged them to save water and put ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/02/2016 - 10:16

  15. Irtysh River Could Be Used to Save Aral Sea: Kazakh Official

    30 Sep 2015- 08:48 by Local Press Report ASTANA Tengrinews Kazakhstan Ministry of Energy suggests using the Irtysh River to save the Aral Sea, one of the worst environmental disasters partly located in Kazakhstan. Climate Disasters Social Issues Astana Ka ...

    Local Press Report - 09/30/2015 - 08:48