Tuesday, July 13, 2010

ADB Loan to China for Wastewater Treatment to Act as Model

The Philippines-based Asian Development Bank (ADB) $US100 million loan to China’s Wuhan Province to help finance the Wuhan Urban Environmental Improvement Project is expected to act as a template for the country and the region, bank officials have said.

Img: Wastewater pollution. Source: Wikipedia.

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Sunday, April 25, 2010

UN Report Calls for Clean Water, Proper Sanitation in Schools

By Rich Bowden:

Developing countries, including those in the Asia Pacific region, require increased funding and community cooperation to ensure schools have access to clean water and adequate sanitation facilities, according to a new UNICEF report. Read More. Read more!

Monday, March 29, 2010

New Data Format to Boost Australia’s Water Management

By Rich Bowden

Water data management in Australia has received a boost with the unveiling of a new information transfer format. Read more!

Saturday, March 13, 2010

WHO Calls for Sanitation Policy Rethink

By Rich Bowden:

Sanitation uptake in developing countries can be improved using a more innovative and market-based approach, recent research by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has claimed.Read article. Read more!

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Minister Announces Funding of Water Recycling Project

By Rich Bowden:
Parliamentary Secretary for Water, Dr Mike Kelly yesterday announced Federal Government funding for a water recycling project on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast. See Article.

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