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Kyrgyz Clean Water Project Under Scrutiny

Article: Kyrgyz Clean Water Project Under Scrutiny

By Elina Karakulova BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan, June 11, 2008 (ENS) – A shortage of clean drinking water in Kyrgyzstan has been tackled with multimillion dollar funding in recent years, but critics say the results have at best been mixed. Much of the blame has been directed at the international donors who paid for a major program…

Zimbabwe Water in Short Supply Despite Rain

Article: Zimbabwe Water in Short Supply Despite Rain

BULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, February 12, 2008 (ENS) – A young woman stoops by the roadside in one of Bulawayo’s poor, high density townships where a huge water-filled crater extends into the road. The sight of this woman scooping water into a pail highlights the plight of many in this city of more two million, where mains…