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  1. IAEA Highlights Importance of Fresh Water Conservation

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report VIENNA International Atomic Energy Agency The theme of World Water Day 2017 —Why waste water? —highlights the importance of conserving our limited freshwater resources. As more of the world’s population moves to ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  2. Thames Water Fined £20m for Sewage Spill

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report LONDON BBC News Thames Water has been fined a record £20m after pumping 1.9 billion litres of untreated sewage into the River Thames. The company admitted water pollution and other offences at sewage facilities in ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  3. Nearly 600 million Children Will Live in Areas with Extremely Limited Water Resources by 2040- UNICEF

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY UNICEF Press Center Some 600 million children – or 1 in 4 children worldwide – will be living in areas with extremely limited water resources by 2040, according to a UNICEF report released on World ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  4. New Zealand: Anger as Lakes Tapped for Bottled Water

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian A plan to extract millions of litres of water out of a Unesco world heritage site, send it by pipe to the coast and ship it to foreign markets for bottling has ignited a campaign over water ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  5. Ransomware Used to Seize Control of Simulated Water Plant

    15 Feb 2017- 10:27 by Local Press Report ATLANTA, GA Silicon Cyber security researchers at Georgia Tech University have created a new form of ransomware that can take over the controls of simulated water treatment plant, highlighting the vulnerabilities ...

    Local Press Report - 02/15/2017 - 10:27

  6. California's Oroville Dam Evacuation Ends

    15 Feb 2017- 10:27 by Local Press Report LONDON The Independent Californians who were ordered to evacuate due to a threat from the tallest dam in the United States can now safely return to their homes and businesses may reopen, a county sheriff said on ...

    Local Press Report - 02/15/2017 - 10:27

  7. OOSKAnews Voices: Valuing Water as the Business Case for Stewardship

    15 Feb 2017- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LANCASTER, PA OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/15/2017 - 10:30

  8. Black Sea Turns Green Near Sevastopol

    13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report SEVASTOPOL Pravda Residents of the city of Sevastopol said that the water in the Round Bay of the Black Sea turned green. The people promptly informed EMERCOM of the phenomenon. "In the waters of the Round Bay ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2017 - 08:37

  9. Archbishop of Cape Town Describes Water "Inequality"

    13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report LONDON Anglican Communion News Service The Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, has said the problem of water supply and sanitation illustrates why South Africa “is one of the most unequal countries in the world ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2017 - 08:37

  10. Artificial Wetland to Clean Shanghai Factory Water

    7 Feb 2017- 09:58 by Local Press Report PARIS Channel News Asia French wastewater treatment company Suez announced on Tuesday (Feb 7) it had been awarded a contract to design an artificial wetland to clean water from a petrochemical industrial zone ...

    Local Press Report - 02/07/2017 - 09:58

  11. Could Restoring Ancient Water Tanks Help Build Peace in Sri Lanka?

    7 Feb 2017- 09:58 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian After almost three decades of civil war, Sri Lanka has the daunting task of nurturing cohesion in its multi-faith and multi-ethnic community while also addressing the increasing impacts of ...

    Local Press Report - 02/07/2017 - 09:58

  12. OOSKAnews Voices: We’ll Always Have Paris (and Marrakesh): Implementing a Water and Climate Action Agenda

    6 Feb 2017- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2017 - 10:26

  13. Ukraine: Fighting Disables Avdiivka Supply

    3 Feb 2017- 09:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AVDIIVKA, Ukraine Intense fighting in the Ukraine town of Avdiivka on 29th and 30th January disabled electricity and water, including the Donetsk Filtration Station and a backup reservoir, according to the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2017 - 09:45

  14. USAID’s 2015 Water Activities Reviewed

    2 Feb 2017- 12:35 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC New Security Beat According to their recent report, Safeguarding the World’s Water the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) invested $499,995,179 in water-related programming in 54 ...

    Local Press Report - 02/02/2017 - 12:35

  15. “UN-Water” – a World Water Day Campaign

    31 Jan 2017- 13:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMSTERDAM, Netherlands UN-Water, a coagulation of United Nations agencies, has declared that World Water Day (22nd March, 2017) is “all about wastewater, and how we should be reducing and reusing it rather ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/31/2017 - 13:01

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