water weblog; Water News: 6. 2011

APWF News 181

China's extreme drought turns to deadly flood
AlJazeera, June 13, 2011

The largest single sewage pumping station in the world
Water and Waste Water Asia, June 13, 2011

Pak-Afghan water management proposed
South Asian News Agency, June 14, 2011

Biogas from food waste water to be used for city buses first
Korea.net, June 16, 2011

FAO calls for better monitoring of water use
By Carol Campbell, SciDevNet, June 17 2011

Japan to start cleaning nuclear runoff water
AsiaChannelNews, June 17, 2011

Drought cause water, food shortages for thousands in NW China
CNTN, June 17, 2011

Water cleanup system shut down at Japan nuke plant
By Mari Yamaguchi, Associated Press, June 18, 2011


Philippines: Flood-hit Mindanao battles water lilies

IRIN News, June 20, 2011


INFORMATION FROM THE SECRETARIAT:

Invitation: Events organized by Japan Water Forum
at Singapore International Water Week 2011

APWF, June 16,2011

APWF Water News 180

Loop shaped water supply system planned
Xiamen Daily--May 30, 2011

China drought affects 35 million
China Daily/Asia News Network-May 30, 2011

ADB lends Vietnam $198 mln for water projects
Trahn Nien-may 30, 2011

Millions of farmers threatened by drought
Asianews.it-June 1, 2011

Philippines: Fresh, potable water for NAIA
Newslinktv-June 2,201

Australia: Inquiry for halt to water buybacks
Australian associated press-June 2,2011

Phnom Penh’s Feat: Getting Clean Tap Water Flowing
By Rob Gifford, NPR.org-June 2, 2011

Kazakhstani government approves drinking water program
Kazakhstan General Newswire-June 3, 2011

Fukushima to get new water tanks
ChannelNews Asia-05 June 2011

Pakistan Facing Acute Water Paucity
IUCN, Pakistan Gateway-June 6, 2011