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19 March 2008 World Water Day 2008: Sanitation Message from Mr Koichiro Matsuura, Director-General of UNESCO
13 February 2008 Planet Earth - Launch of International Year at UNESCO
19 June 2007 The Great-Man Made River International Water Prize for "Water Resources in Arid and Semi-Arid Areas" presented by UNESCO: call for nominations
11 June 2007 Kyrgyzstan formed a Man and Biosphere Committee
15 May 2007 Workshop on transboundary groundwaters in Caucasus and Central Asia, 31 May-1 June 2007, Almaty, Kazakhstan
19 April 2007 International Development Organizations Get Together to Jointly Address the Ili-Balkhash Basin Issues
26 February 2007 Presentation ceremony for L’OREAL-UNESCO Awards for Women in Science 2007
16 January 2007 Accession by Kazakhstan to the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance especially as Waterfowl Habitat
12 January 2007 UNESCO MAB Young Scientists Awards
28 November 2006 Regional Workshop: Assessment of Snow, Glacier and Water Resources in Asia, Almaty, 28-30 November 2006
27 November 2006 Central Asia Seminar-workshop on Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators: Trends and Challenges, 27-29 November 2006, Almaty, Kazakhstan
20 September 2006 Award Announcement
5 September 2006 Call for Candidates
3 July 2006 17th session of the Intergovernmental Council of the International Hydrological Programme (IHP), Paris 3-7 July 2006
17 May 2006 Ministers of Central Asia discuss Strategic Role of Renewable Energy for Sustainable Development