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  1. Red Cross Details Progress Three Years After Typhoon Haiyan Hit Philippines

    11 Nov 2016- 08:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines Three years after Typhoon Haiyan-- the strongest typhoon to make landfall in the Philippines’ recorded history-- the Philippine Red Cross and partners reported progress in supporting ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/11/2016 - 08:15

  2. Farmers Stage Protest, Demand Cauvery Water

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report KARNATAKA The Hindu With standing crops on thousands of acres of lands withering owing to lack of water and heat waves, hundreds of farmers, under the banner of the Karnataka Rajya Raitha Sangha (KRRS) and Hasiru ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  3. Shoura Calls For a Consumption Study

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report RIYADH Saudi Gazette The Shoura Council on Tuesday called on the Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture to carry out a field study to get the exact picture about the real consumption of water by the citizens ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  4. Israel Says Palestinians to Blame for Lack of Water

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report JERUSALEM Israel Today Maj.-Gen. Yoav Mordechai, Israel’s Coordinator of Government Activities in the Territories (COGAT), has warned in a letter to the international community that the water supply in Gaza and the ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  5. Coca-Cola/USAID Donate USD22M for Sanitation Services

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Water and Wastewater International The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and The Coca-Cola Company have pledged a $22 million investment for the next five year phase of their Water and ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  6. No More "Lump Sum" Amid Rising Costs

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post The current "lump sum package deal" supply agreement is due to expire at the end of next year. It is necessary for the government to negotiate better terms for the next ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  7. Climate Change Both Threat and Opportunity for WASH

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report MARRAKESH DEVEX The persistent separation of climate policymaking and WASH service delivery, combined with incoherent climate finance strategies, risks restricting progress for both. Access Climate Conflict ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  8. COP22: Water Management Exemplars for Business Success

    8 Nov 2016- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco Delegates this morning at the Nordic Pavilion heard about exemplars in water management that lead to business success and resilience. A session was hosted by the Stockholm International Water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2016 - 13:24

  9. Pakistan Warns India Against Breach of Treaty

    8 Nov 2016- 08:47 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD The Express Tribune Islamabad had warned New Delhi that Pakistan will respond with full force if India shows open aggression by breaching the World Bank sponsored Indus Waters Treaty (IWT). Policy Scarcity ...

    Local Press Report - 11/08/2016 - 08:47

  10. NIMBY: Galilee Residents

    8 Nov 2016- 08:47 by Local Press Report HAIFA Arutz Sheva A 7th Israeli desalination plant is scheduled to be built soon – but residents of three western Galilee towns say it's unnecessary, harmful, and will stunt their growth. Access Climate ...

    Local Press Report - 11/08/2016 - 08:47

  11. Prosecution for 16 Cases of Pollution in Selangor This Year

    8 Nov 2016- 08:47 by Local Press Report SHAH ALAM The Sun Daily Selangor's water supply has been contaminated 16 times so far this year. Councillor Elizabeth Wong said the Department of Environment (DoE) has taken action against factories, both ...

    Local Press Report - 11/08/2016 - 08:47

  12. India Completes Water Pipeline in Contested Ladakh Region Despite Chinese Protests

    8 Nov 2016- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LEH, India Indian Army engineers last week completed construction of an irrigation water pipeline in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir, following a stand-off with Chinese troops in the disputed region. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2016 - 11:43

  13. Laos Seeks Permission to Build Another Hydropower Dam on the Mekong

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHNOM PENH, Cambodia The government of Laos has submitted a new request to the Mekong River Commission (MRC) secretariat to construct a dam on the Mekong, the MRC said in a statement this week. The Pak Beng ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  14. Highly Radioactive Wastewater Found in Septic Systems at Fukushima Car Washes

    7 Nov 2016- 03:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan Highly radioactive sludge has been found in septic tanks belonging to car washes in Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture, Kyodo News reported, quoting Japanese auto industry officials. Many of these ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2016 - 03:06

  15. 26,000 illegal Fixtures Removed in Crackdown

    7 Nov 2016- 03:19 by Local Press Report AMMAN The Jordan Times Three years after the government started removing violations on the water network, more than 26,000 illegal fixtures on water mains and resources have been removed, officials said on Saturday. ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2016 - 03:19

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