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4 May 2016- 12:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERLIN, Germany Fifty million people in the Middle East and North Africa-- nearly one-third of public service users-- have to pay bribes to access basic services including utility services, public schools, clin ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/04/2016 - 12:03
3 Dec 2015- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The third day of the COP21 climate talks in Paris on December 2nd, designated “Resilience Day,” saw a number of initiatives launched under the Lima to Paris Action Agenda (LPAA). The LPAA seeks to ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/03/2015 - 10:15
The Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) announced this week that it is launching a new project, in partnership with the Global Water Partnership-Mediterranean (GWP-Med) and the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) to improve governan ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/31/2013 - 10:06
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries plan to launch a global dry land alliance in 2014 to deal with water scarcity and food security in 51 countries, according to officials with the regional grouping. ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:12
Arab League energy officials and experts discussed ways to promote nuclear energy for desalination projects during their meeting in Cairo last week. ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/12/2012 - 11:30
The United Kingdom last week announced plans to sign onto the UN Watercourses Convention, bringing the agreement one step closer to ratification by the country. ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:35
3 Oct 2011- 16:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states The U.S. government and the World Bank are co-chairing a number of working groups charged with finding areas for collaboration on water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) projects as p ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07
Local Press Report - 05/26/2013 - 16:00
7 Mar 2011- 13:14 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI Gulf News (United Arab Emirates) Arab Water Academy last week completed training of its first group of water diplomats in the Arab region. The group included 25 senior policy-makers from ministries of wate ...
Local Press Report - 05/15/2013 - 17:12