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  1. Mozambique Halts Rio Tinto Mining Project

    13 Mar 2012- 00:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MAPUTO, Mozambique Mozambique has halted a record 147 development projects over water safety and environmental concerns, including a project of mining company Rio Tinto. The projects were stopped earlier this ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:27

  2. AfDB: Africa Needs Billions of Dollars in Water Investment

    27 Jun 2011- 14:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LISBON, Portugal Chronic underinvestment in Africa’s water sector undercuts efforts to improve livelihoods and meet international poverty-reduction efforts, according to the African Development Bank (AfDB). Th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:54

  3. Myanmar Faces Health Crisis Due to Lack of Clean Water, Sanitation

    12 May 2008- 22:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MYANMAR, RANGOON — The United Nations and Britain-based charity Oxfam warn that nearly 2 million people in Myanmar are at risk of illness if safe drinking water and sanitation are not provided immediately. Alr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 16:37

  4. Djibouti: $11.6 Million USD UN Project to Improve Surface Water Use

    17 Feb 2008- 22:06 by Local Press Report DJIBOUTI UN News Service — The United Nations' International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is launching an $11.6 million USD project to improve use of surface water in Djibouti. The project aims to ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2011 - 16:00