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  1. New China Fund Will Support Repair Of Water Conservancy Facilities

    9 Sep 2019- 05:41 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhuanet China has allocated 2.31 billion yuan (325.99 million U.S. dollars) so far this year to help repair water conservancy facilities damaged by floods and earthquakes, the Ministry of Water Resources ( ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2019 - 05:44

  2. Still No Japan Plan For Fukushima Water Disposal

    7 Sep 2019- 08:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The government of Japan has told diplomats that it is still considering options for handling contaminated toxic radioactive water stored as part of contamination management measures following damag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/07/2019 - 08:36

  3. Typhoon Lekima Causes Multiple Deaths, Human Displacement In China

    13 Aug 2019- 07:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The death tool attributed to Typhoon Lekima in Eastern China has risen to 49 with 21 reported missing as of August 12. More than a million residents have been displaced, and 2 million suffered p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2019 - 07:07

  4. South China Authorities Tackle Heavy Rains

    12 Jul 2019- 10:51 by Local Press Report BEIJING China.org About 1.63 million residents have been affected by heavy downpours and floods in South China, with about 77,000 resettled after the latest rainfalls, according to the Ministry of Emergency Managem ...

    Local Press Report - 07/12/2019 - 10:51

  5. AIIB Commits To First Investment In Nepal

    11 Jun 2019- 12:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has announced approval of $90 Million USD loan participation in the $650 Million USD Upper Trishuli-1 Hydropower Project. The commitment is AIIB’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:31

  6. China Food And Land Grab Alleged After 2018 Laos Dam Collapse

    3 Jun 2019- 15:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENTIANE, Laos A compensation plan following a 2018 dam collapse in southern Laos is causing local concern, with some making assusations of a China food-land grab. Last July a dam at the Xe Pian Xe Namnoy (PNP ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/03/2019 - 15:51

  7. China Begins 2019 Brahmaputra Data-sharing With India

    29 May 2019- 07:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Delhi, India India officials have confirmed that China has commenced compliance this month with terms of Memoranda of Understanding with India regarding sharing of hydrological data on the Bramhaputra River. T ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2019 - 07:29

  8. Commission Seeks Durable Solutions To Mekong River Challenges

    25 May 2019- 07:00 by OOSKAnews Info BANGKOK, Thailand The Mekong River Commission (MRC) held its 7th Regional Stakeholder Forum in Bangkok the week of May 20. The multi-stakeholder group focused on the achievements and lessons learned in cooperating on c ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 05/25/2019 - 07:00

  9. Families Evacuated After Chemical Leak In Northern China

    12 May 2019- 09:35 by Local Press Report CHENGGUAN Global Times Local authorities in North China's Shanxi Province are investigating the aluminum manufacturer amid a chemical liquid leak scandal, and relocating residents nearby. The government of Jia ...

    Local Press Report - 05/12/2019 - 09:35

  10. Water Pollution Fears After China Chemical Plant Explosion

    28 Mar 2019- 09:13 by Local Press Report YANCHENG South China Morning Post The death toll from an explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China last week has risen to 78, of whom 56 have been identified. The State Council’s Work Safety Committee, headed ...

    Local Press Report - 03/28/2019 - 09:13

  11. Climate Change Crises Under-reported By Mainstream Media

    24 Feb 2019- 08:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Some very large humanitarian crises, particularly those related to climate change, have received relatively little public attention because of dwindling news budgets in media. International ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:46

  12. Minister Suspends Agil Congo Gold Mining In Response To Water Contamination, Environmental Neglect

    6 Feb 2019- 07:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo The government of Congo has suspended the gold-mining activities of Chinese-owned Agil Congo on the basis of water contamination resulting in illness, and illegal deforestation. A ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2019 - 07:55

  13. Climate Change Threatens Loss of Two-thirds Of Hindu Kush Himalaya Glaciers, 1.65 Billion People Live In Downstream Valleys

    5 Feb 2019- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A new report commissioned by the eight countries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan, warns that current levels ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2019 - 12:37

  14. Funding For Drinking Water Supply In Northern Haiti

    12 Dec 2018- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC, United States The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has approved a $125 Million USD grant for a drinking water supply system in Haiti’s north region. The project will include urban, periurban, and r ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/12/2018 - 10:28

  15. Greenpeace Surveys Climate Change Impacts On China Glaciers

    21 Nov 2018- 11:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China A new report from Greenpeace in East Asia describes alarming rates of glacier melt in western China. Based on satellite data, Dr Liu Junyan concludes that “this is a wake-up call for China and t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2018 - 11:57

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