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  1. Mexico Protesters Succeed In Blocking Plan To Transfer Water To United States

    30 Mar 2020- 09:02 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEXICO CITY, Mexico Following protests, The National Water Commission of Mexico (CONAGUA) appears to have backed down on a plan to divert water to the United States under terms of a 1944 bi-lateral treaty. The c ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:04

  2. Mexico Water Commission Seeks Funding For Monitoring Quantity And Quality

    12 Feb 2020- 12:02 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mexico Daily A lack of resources, growing insecurity and the difficulty of accessing some parts of the country are preventing the National Water Commission (Conagua) from carrying out the measurements r ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2020 - 12:02

  3. World Bank Finance For Aging Mexico Water Infrastructure

    13 Jan 2020- 08:21 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Aquatech A much-needed financial boost of over $100 million could soon benefit Mexico’s ageing water infrastructure. “The project is focused on two central issues: improvement in the energy efficiency ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2020 - 08:21

  4. Mexico City Deep Well System Inaugurated

    31 Oct 2017- 13:31 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Gob.mx Earlier today, President Enrique Peña Nieto inaugurated the Santa Catarina well, with a depth of two kilometers. He commented that this “Marks the start of a program that will enable us to achiev ...

    Local Press Report - 10/31/2017 - 13:31

  5. Goldcorp Dries Up Water Resources in Zactecas, Mexico: Study

    8 Jun 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report ZACATECAS teleSUR A Canadian mining giant sucks up more water than any other in the north-central Mexican state of Zacatecas, where mining corporations use more water than the entire local population and concerns ar ...

    Local Press Report - 06/08/2016 - 08:39

  6. Mexico City Residents Face Water Cuts

    1 Feb 2016- 09:14 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Public Radio International Mexico City is one of the world’s thirstiest places, with billions of liters consumed by the capital’s growing population of about 9 million, and a metropolitan area that tops ...

    Local Press Report - 02/01/2016 - 09:14

  7. Conagua Tenders $45.5 Million La Paz Wastewater Treatment Plant

    7 Aug 2015- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LA PAZ, Mexico Mexico’s national water authority, Conagua, has released a nationwide public tender for a 700-liter-per-second wastewater treatment plant in La Paz, the capital of Baja California Sur state. Acco ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/07/2015 - 10:02

  8. Mexico’s Legal Framework for Water Is Obsolete: Experts

    10 Jul 2015- 10:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GUANAJUATO, Mexico Mexico’s legal framework for water is out of date and does not reflect the country’s current reality, experts from the legal departments at the country’s water utilities said during the Seco ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/10/2015 - 10:39

  9. Mexico’s Conagua, Belize Seek Agreement on Hondo River Cleanup

    26 Nov 2014- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Mexico's National Water Commission (Conagua) is seeking to reach an agreement with neighboring Belize to clean-up the trans-boundary Hondo River. Conagua Chetumal delegate José Luis Bl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/26/2014 - 10:46

  10. Farmers Occupy Conagua Offices in Mexico's Coahuila State

    18 Jul 2014- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SALTILLO, Mexico Farmers from the San Pedro area in Mexico's Coahuila state this week occupied offices belonging to the National Water Commission (Conagua) and blocked staff from entering. They were deman ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2014 - 10:16

  11. Officials, Civil Society Square Off Over Mexico City Water Law Reforms

    11 Jul 2014- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Government officials and private sector representatives are at odds with civil society groups in Mexico City over proposed reforms to the current water law.  According to La Jornada newspap ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/11/2014 - 10:03

  12. Puebla Votes to Maintain Utility Privatization; Winner of SOAPAP Tender Announced

    22 Apr 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PUEBLA, Mexico The town council for the city of Puebla, the capital of Mexico's Puebla state, has voted down an initiative that would have reversed privatization of water services in the city and return t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/22/2014 - 10:10

  13. Nuevo Leon Creates Commission to Investigate Monterrey VI Pipeline

    26 Mar 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONTERREY, Mexico The Congress for Mexico's Nuevo Leon state has approved creation of a special commission to investigate the Monterrey VI water pipeline project. The 520-kilometer-long pipeline would pro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2014 - 11:01

  14. Nuevo Leon Governor Says Water From Monterrey VI Pipeline Could Be Used for Fracking

    18 Mar 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONTERREY, Mexico Water from the Monterrey VI mega water pipeline could be used for shale gas extraction, even though this is not the purpose for which it was designed, Nuevo Leon State Governor Rodrigo Medina ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/19/2014 - 12:18

  15. Yaqui Tribe Continues Blockade, Citing Violations of Independencia Pipeline Agreement

    29 Jan 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HERMOSILLO, Mexico Mexico's National Water Commission (Conagua) took over operations of the water intake system for the controversial Independencia Pipeline on January 24, just days after representatives ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/29/2014 - 10:04