19 Apr 2013 - 09:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
washington, dc, united states — An estimated $260 billion USD is lost every year from a lack of access to sanitation, according to the World Bank.
4 Dec 2012 - 01:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
united states, WASHINGTON DC — The World Bank and its partners this weekend launched the first-ever Sanitation Hackathon, modeled on the successful Water Hackathon of October 2011, bringing together software developers, designer
3 Dec 2012 - 01:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
LISBON, Portugal — The Vodokanal (water company) of St.
21 Mar 2012 - 22:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
PARIS, France — Water pollution from farming has caused serious degradation of the Baltic Sea, and it may be too late to reverse the damage, according to a report published last week by the Organization for Econ
2 Nov 2011 - 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Russia, ST. PETERSBURG — The regional government of St. Petersburg has recently published its development strategy to 2020.
13 Sep 2011 - 09:24 by Local Press Report
HELSINKI (Pöyry Plc (Press Release)) — Pöyry Plc’s Water & Environment business group won a contract for wastewater disposal and solid waste management in four provincial towns in Vietnam.
2 Mar 2011 - 11:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
ASTANA, Kazakhstan — Kazakh and Chinese officials signed an agreement on protection of the water quality of trans-boundary rivers during the state visit of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev to China on February 2
22 Feb 2011 - 10:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
ASTANA, Kazakhstan — Kazakhstan and China will sign an agreement on trans-boundary rivers during the state visit of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev to China on February 21-23, according to Kazakhstan’s Ministry
16 Feb 2011 - 10:14 by Local Press Report
HELSINKI (AFP) — The governments of Baltic Sea nations have reported progress in efforts to clean up the water.
22 Jul 2009 - 14:47 by Local Press Report
YEREVAN, Armenia (Hetq (Armenia)) — The Yerevan Administrative Court has agreed to review the lawsuit presented by Transparency International Anti-corruption Center, the Vanadzor Office of the Helsinki Civic Assembly and EGODAR in rea
1 Jul 2009 - 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Lithuania, VILNIUS — T he Panevezys wastewater treatment plant has been removed from the list of pollution "hot spots" by the Helsinki Commission (HELCOM).
The decision was made during the meeting of HELCOM member
3 Dec 2008 - 14:48 by Local Press Report
HELSINKI, Finland (Newsdesk (Sweden)) — Members of the Helsinki Commission (HELCOM) are submitting a proposal to the International Maritime Organization to ban discharge of untreated sewage from passenger ships and ferries into the Baltic