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  1. Peruvian President Joins High-Level Panel on Water

    26 Sep 2016- 07:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States Peruvian President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski last week became a member of the High-Level Panel on Water, an initiative of the United Nations and the World Bank tasked with taking action ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/26/2016 - 07:29

  2. Millions of Children at Risk Due to El Niño Effects: UNICEF

    11 Nov 2015- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The impacts of the El Niño weather phenomenon put millions of children in Africa, Asia, the Pacific and Latin America at risk of hunger, disease and lack of drinking water, accordin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/11/2015 - 10:26

  3. Private Sector Help Needed to Curb “Out of Control” Economic Losses From Disasters: UN

    Economic losses due to natural disasters are “out of control” and will continue to rise if disaster risk management does not become a fundamental aspect of government and business investment strategies, according to a new report from the United Nations. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2013 - 11:00

  4. $260 Billion Lost Each Year Due to Lack of Sanitation: World Bank

    An estimated $260 billion USD is lost every year from a lack of access to sanitation, according to the World Bank. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  5. World Bank Looks to Mobile Technology to Solve Global Sanitation Crisis

    The World Bank and its partners this weekend launched the first-ever Sanitation Hackathon, modeled on the successful Water Hackathon of October 2011, bringing together software developers, designers and programmers to find technological solutions to a cri ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  6. Newmont Says It Has Alternatives to Projects in Peru

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    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:27

  7. Hot, Dry Conditions of El Niño Cycle Linked to Increase in Conflicts

    12 Sep 2011- 18:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ny, united states, NEW YORK CITY The hot and dry conditions that El Niño weather phenomenon brings to tropical nations can double the risk of conflicts, with 50 of 250 conflicts between 1950 and 2004 triggered ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2013 - 08:47

  8. 3 Million Peruvians to Gain Access to Drinking Water Under “Water for All” Program

    7 Apr 2011- 09:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PERU, LIMA Some 3 million people stand to gain access to drinking water for the first time under the “Water for All” program, according to Peru’s Minister of Housing, Construction, Water and Sanitation Juan Sar ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 15:05

  9. $39.8 Million USD Planned for Water and Infrastructure Projects in Peru's Lambayeque Region

    20 Jan 2010- 12:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PERU, LAMBAYEQUE The government of the Lambayeque region in Peru plans to use sovereign bonds to finance water and infrastructures projects worth $39.8 million USD in 2010. The 44 million cubic meters Limon Da ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 12:00

  10. Work Begins on Water Pipeline Project in Peru

    31 Mar 2009- 18:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PERU, OLMOS Work is continuing on the major water pipeline project in the northwestern region of Lambayeque, Peru, designed in part to provide irrigation for the water-starved farmers of the region. While the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 13:00