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Water neglect

A dilapidated municipal building on the outskirts of Baku is the unlikely home for Azerbaijan's largest infrastructure project, the modernisation of its outdated water supply system. The project is being managed by consultant Brown & Root which shares the crumbling office with the Apsheron Regional Joint-Stock Water Company. This operates Baku's water production and distribution system.

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