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  1. Donors Pledge Nearly $3 Billion to Save Drying Aral Sea

    3 Nov 2014- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent URGENCH, Uzbekistan International donors last week pledged $2.9 billion USD to help save the Aral Sea, which was once the world’s fourth-largest inland lake but is now almost completely dry. The funding-- annou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/03/2014 - 10:34

  2. Kyrgyzstan Announces $23 Million Swiss-Funded Water Infrastructure Project

    11 Jul 2014- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan On July 8th, the government of Kyrgyzstan announced a $23 million USD project to upgrade the fresh and wastewater infrastructure in the capital city, Bishkek. The project is being carried o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/11/2014 - 10:03

  3. World Bank Releases Draft Assessment for Tajikistan’s Rogun Hydropower Project

    20 Jun 2014- 10:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The World Bank this week published its draft assessments of Tajikistan’s controversial Rogun Hydropower Dam, for discussion at the fifth information-sharing and consultation meeti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/25/2014 - 11:46

  4. UN Assists Turkmenistan With Climate Policy

    16 May 2014- 09:31 by Local Press Report ASHGABAT Trend News Agency Ashgabat hosted a workshop of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) regional project "Climate Risk Management in Turkmenistan", implemented with the support of the Turkm ...

    Local Press Report - 05/16/2014 - 09:31

  5. More Investment Needed to Modernize Irrigation in Aral Sea Basin: FAO

    21 Feb 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy Central Asian countries need to invest more in the agricultural sector-- particularly in modernizing irrigation systems-- in order to reduce poverty and hunger in the region, according to the UN’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/04/2014 - 10:56