flood risk management

120 million dollar ADB grant to help Assam tackle floods, land erosion

October 20th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Manila (Philippines), Oct. 20 (ANI): The north eastern Indian state of Assam will receive Asian Development Bank (ADB) assistance to combat flooding and erosion, which regularly cause large economic losses and social ... Read more...

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Securing a safe water supply for the world

March 22nd, 2009 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 22 (ANI): An international team of scientists from the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ) are working on securing a safe water supply for the world. In a densely ... Read more...

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Russia launching missile to put Thai satellite into orbit

August 5th, 2008 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
RIA Novosti Moscow, Aug 5 (RIA Novosti) Russia will launch a converted RS-20 Voyevoda intercontinental ballistic missile to put a Thai earth observation satellite into orbit Wednesday, the Strategic Missile Forces (SMF) has ... Read more...

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