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  1. Uzbekistan to Invest $200 Million USD for Water, Wastewater Services in Karakalpakstan

    9 Feb 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan The Uzbek government and international financial institutions are allocating about $200 million USD for water supply and wastewater projects in Uzbekistan’s Karakalpakstan Autonomous Republ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/09/2015 - 10:23

  2. Uzbekistan, Donors Pledge $3 Billion to Mitigate Aral Sea Catastrophe

    5 Jan 2015- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan The government of Uzbekistan and international donors have pledged more than $3 billion USD in the 2015-2018 period for projects aimed at mitigating the consequences of the Aral Sea environ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/07/2015 - 11:11

  3. Uzbekistan, World Bank Discuss Water Supply, Sanitation

    A delegation headed by World Bank Senior Water and Sanitation Specialist Pier Francesco Mantovani traveled to Uzbekistan in early November to discuss possibilities for improving water supply and wastewater networks in the Central Asian country. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2012 - 09:22

  4. Putin Avoids Rogun Dam Issue During Tajikistan Visit

    Russian President Vladimir Putin avoided expressing support for construction of the Rogun hydropower plant during his visit to Tajikistan last week. Although he noted that Tajikistan is rich in hydropower resources, Putin did not say anything about the pl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2012 - 10:10

  5. Uzbek Minister Criticizes Large Hydropower Projects at UN

    5 Oct 2011- 09:13 by Local Press Report TASHKENT Trend News Agency (Azerbaijan) Uzbek Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Elyor Ganiyev told the United Nations General Assembly last month that attempts to construct large hydro-engineering structure ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:42

  6. Uzbekistan to Study Well-Being of Women, Children


    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:46

  7. Uzbekistan Seeks UN Assistance to Settle Water Disputes in Central Asia

    15 Jun 2011- 17:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan Uzbekistan has approached the United Nations with an official appeal describing the growing problems in the area of water distribution and managemenent in Central Asia. The official name o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/21/2013 - 21:42

  8. Uzbekistan Concerned Over Future Water Supplies

    11 May 2011- 09:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan Uzbekistan has maintained its irrigation potential but is concerned about future water supplies, according to Vadim Sokolov, deputy head of the Tashkent-based Scientific and Information Ce ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:59

  9. Central Asia Applies for Observer Status for Aral Fund at U.N. General Assembly

    5 Nov 2008- 08:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan Permanent representatives of the former Central Asian Soviet republics to the United Nations have applied to give the International Fund for Saving the Aral Sea (IFAS) the status of an obse ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 21:00

  10. Uzbekistan Central Asia to Face Water Crisis

    10 Jun 2008- 14:47 by Local Press Report TASHKENT Trend News (Azerbaijan) All of Central Asia will face a water crisis in the next five years, according to Bekjan Tashmuhamedov, a scientist and chairman of the Uzbekistan National Committee of the UN Educa ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 18:00

  11. Five Central Asian Countries Seek Help on Aral Sea

    3 Jun 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TASHKENT, Uzbekistan The UN ambassadors of five Central Asian countries appealed last week for support from the international community to deal with the Aral Sea crisis. At a UN seminar sponsored by Uzbekistan, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2011 - 18:00