water weblog; Water News: 2. 2011

APWF Water News 171

Australia: Councils push for greater water control
ABC News-February 18, 2011

No potable water for 85 per cent of Pakistanis
Pakistan Today-February 19, 2011

Pedal away to purify water
Asia One News-February 19, 2011

Beijing's water plan doesn't go far enough, critics say by Toh Han Shih
South China Morning Post-February 21, 2011

Government sourcing funds from Korea government for water
The Ghana News Agency-February 21, 2011

ADB to lend $1b for clean water in Vietnam
Channel news Asia-February 22, 2011

New Wind and Solar Sectors Won’t Solve China’s Water Scarcity
Circle of blue-February 22, 2011

Australian government supports clean water program
Antara News-February 23 2011

Congressional report raises question Indus Water Treaty by Lalit Jha
msn news-February 23, 2011

Debate on hydro-power dams in Mekong River
VietNam Net Bridge-Feburuay 23, 2011

[Information]

An Invitation to nominate a chair and a vice-chair of the Asia-Pacific Water Forum’s Governing Council
http://www.apwf.org/weblog/public_html/weblog/information/archives/201101/000045.php

APWF Water News 170

S'pore Int'l Water Week has gained recognition: PUB by Lynda Hong
Channel new Asia-February 11, 2011

Separate water body will solve woes: Expert by Sujit Mahamulkar
Hindustan Times-February 12, 2011

Singapore tops in building policy, water management
Eco business.com-February 13, 2011

Strain on water supply in Pacific
Pacnews-February 14, 2011

ADB helps develop water system in Vietnam
VOVNEWS-February 15, 2011

ADB, Japan Support Water Upgrade in Northern Sri Lanka
ADB-February 16 2011

South Korea: Han River's Water Cleanest On Record
Bernama-February 17, 2011

PUB, Ontario collaborates on clean water R&D by Mustafa Shafawi
Channel new Asia-February 17, 2011

Japan targets Bangladesh for pedal-powered water purifier
The Daily star, Afp-February 18, 2011

[Information]

An Invitation to nominate a chair and a vice-chair of the Asia-Pacific Water Forum’s Governing Council
http://www.apwf.org/weblog/public_html/weblog/information/archives/201101/000045.php

APWF Water News 169

Q&A: Energy, Water, and China's Economy Q&A: Energy, Water, and China's Economy by Zou Ji, Lijin Zhong and Hua Wen
World Resource Institute-February 4, 2011

China Seeks to Solve Water Shortage with Desalination Plant by Ben Hines
Tiny Green Bubble-February 5, 2011

Revisiting disasters responses in Nepal by Komal Raj Aryal
MYREPUBLICA-February 6, 2011

Manila Water makes bid for India water board
GMA NEWS-February 8, 2011

Asia-Pacific at risk from climate migration: ADB by David Fogarty
REUTERS-February 8, 2011

Environmental management concerns in water sector of Pakistan by Muhammad Tariq Javed
American Chronicle-February 8, 2011

New NTU lab aims to turn water into fuel
The Straits Times-February 8, 2011

Rural water under fire by Harvey Grennan
The Sydney Morning Herald-February 8, 2011

US $ 90 million adb water boost for Jaffna and kili by Sandun A. Jayasekera
Daily Mirror-February 10, 2011

VIETWATER 2011 - 3rd Vietnam International Water & Wastewater Industry Show
Impeller.net-February 10, 2011

APWF Water News 168

Mekong nations adopt water development directions, tool launched for hydropower assessment
SGGP‐January 28, 2011

Iraq water shortages raising ethnic tensions by Marwan Ibrahim
AFP‐January 29, 2011

China to invest 4 trillion yuan in water conservation projects
Asia Bizz‐February 1, 2011

No fish will be left to catch, expert warns Bangladesh
sify news‐February 1, 2011

Philippine Wetlands Day
mb.com.ph‐February 1, 2011

Australia Cyclone Yasi roars into Queensland coast
BBC News‐February 2, 2011

Pakistan still in crisis six months after disastrous floods
AlertNet‐February 2, 2011

160 wetland sites in India qualify 'Ramsar' criteria: BNHS
The Financial Express‐February 2, 2011

Flood death toll on the rise in Malaysia
Malaysia Sun‐February 3, 2011

A 411 on water's next drop
UC Berkeley Collage of Engineering‐February 2011