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Water experts to convene for international water demand management conference on May 30 - Jordan
AMMAN — Jordan will host the first international water demand management conference of its kind in the world at the end of the month to discuss the global issue of water scarcity and shortage. Some 1,500 participants from 30 countries, 600 of whom are water experts, will convene at the Dead Sea on May 30 to go over 100 working papers on the future of diminishing global water resources, water officials said……
Jordan Times 10-05-04
Jerusalem Post 09-05-04
Iraqi Coalition Provisional Authority http://www.cpa-iraq.org/
10 May 2004
IRAQI MINISTRY OF WATER RESOURCES TAKES FINAL STEP TOWARD SOVEREIGNTY
Today Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) Administrator Ambassador L. Paul Bremer congratulated the Iraqi Minister of Water Resources, Dr. Abdul Latif, for his Ministry’s important advance on the road to sovereignty. Today’s transfer is part of the return of control over Iraq’s ministries to the Iraqi people…..
US dumps water projects in Gaza over convoy bomb
The United States has stopped two water development projects in the Gaza Strip because of the Palestinian Authority's failure to find those behind a deadly attack on a U.S. diplomatic convoy seven months ago, an official said Thursday…..
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