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19 Nov 2014- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Insufficient financing overall, funding gaps in rural areas, weak national capacity, gaps in monitoring, and neglect for water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in schools and health facilitie ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/19/2014 - 11:17
5 Jul 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The decade of 2001-2010 saw “unprecedented high-impact climate extremes” across the planet, with floods, droughts and hurricanes killing 370,000 people, a 20 percent increase over the previo ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2013 - 10:06
The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and Global Water Partnership (GWP) teamed up this week to launch an Integrated Drought Management Program that will focus on monitoring and preventing this growing global concern. ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2013 - 10:09
31 Aug 2012- 11:18 by Local Press Report Geneva Kuwait News Agency The United nations, European Commission and national authorities have on August 31 launched a new project in the Western Balkans and Turkey that will reduce disaster risks and increase res ...
Local Press Report - 08/31/2012 - 11:21
21 Aug 2012- 08:43 by Local Press Report Geneva Associated Press Top officials with the U.N. weather agency say there’s an urgent need for nations to adopt drought-management policies as farmers from Africa to India struggle with lack of rainfall and the ...
Local Press Report - 05/22/2013 - 08:47
Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:40