APWF Water News 342

Date: 2019-3-8

World Water Day 2019 commemorated in Nay Pyi Taw
Global New Light of Myanmar, 7 March 2019

Water supply drops in Central Highlands as lakes dry up
Viet Nam News, 4 March 2019

Gripped By Drought, Cambodian Farmers Struggle Against Changing Climate 
VOA Khmer, 2 March 2019

World Bank approves $58 million in grant financing for water supply project in Tajikistan
AKIpress, 1 March, 2019

Dry spell affects water levels at Johor’s major dams amid heatwave in Malaysia 
Channel NewsAsia, 27 February 2019

Illegal extraction from rivers goes unabated in Kanchanpur
The Himalayan, 26 February 2019

Drought-stricken Broken Hill’s water supply switched to Murray River as $500m pipeline turned on
ABC News, 26 February 2019

New membrane water treatment system to reduce toxic waste by over 90 percent
Science Daily, 25 February 2019

Turkmenistan attaching special importance to rational use of water resources – president
Trend News Agency, 25 February 2019

Are India and Pakistan on the Verge of a Water War?
Foreign Policy (FP), 25 February 2019

Johor Bahru port limits issue can be resolved more quickly than water issue: Malaysia foreign minister
Channel NewsAsia, 21 February 2019

‘Our land is collapsing around us’: Ayeyarwady at risk from rampant sand mining
Frontier Myanmar, 13 February 2019