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  1. EC Will Fine Lithuania For Wastewater Treatment Failures

    11 Jan 2021- 12:26 by Local Press Report VILNIUS The Baltic Times Lithuania is facing sanctions of "several hundred millions euros" for its failure to comply with the EU directive on waste water treatment, the country's Environment Minister ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:26

  2. New Technology For Extracting Lithium

    11 Jan 2021- 12:24 by Local Press Report LEEUWARDEN Innovation Origins Water is becoming increasingly prominent as a source of all kinds of precious substances such as lithium, phosphorus, nitrogen and potassium. Lithium is especially important. This subs ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:24

  3. Human Depletion Of Groundwater Resources Exacerbates Climate Change Impacts

    12 Jan 2021- 15:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MADRID, Spain Large swathes of land in densely populated parts of the world are subsiding rapidly as a result of groundwater depletion. Paired with rising sea levels caused by global warming, this could place ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/12/2021 - 15:51

  4. Climate Change: Guilty! Genghis Khan Not Responsible For Demise Of River Civilizations

    12 Jan 2021- 15:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LINCOLN, United Kingdom It was climate change, not the Mongol insurgency led by Genghis Khan that caused the demise of Central Asia’s river civilisations in the early 13th century, new research suggests. The l ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/12/2021 - 15:33

  5. Counting The Cost Of Climate Change To The World's Economy

    9 Jan 2021- 10:37 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Christian Aid's annual assessment of weather disasters reports an estimated $150 Billion USD in damages in 2020, reflecting long-term impact of global warming. An estimated 4 Percent o ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  6. Video-gaming Our Future "Age Of Water"

    3 Jan 2021- 08:03 by Local Press Report NICOSIA WCCFTech Gaijin Entertainment, the Russian publisher and developer behind titles like War Thunder, Enlisted, Star Conflict and Crossout, today announced a new post-apocalyptic online game called Age of Water ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 08:03

  7. "Major Gaps": COVID Exposes Inadequate WASH Provision In Healthcare Facilities

    17 Dec 2020- 10:25 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland The World Health Organisaton (WHO) and the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) say in a new report that a lack of water and sanitation services at health care facilities has placed additional risk of ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  8. Dubrovnik Awards Water Infrastructure Contracts

    15 Dec 2020- 10:35 by Local Press Report ZAGREB Croatia Week Nine contracts, worth HRK 197.5 million, for developing the water utility infrastructure in the Dubrovnik-Neretva County were signed in the southern town of Opuzen on Friday. The new projects en ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 10:35

  9. Erdogan Calls For Water Saving Measures

    15 Dec 2020- 10:31 by Local Press Report ISTANBUL Menafn Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged citizens to save water as much as possible as the water levels in the country's dams are continuously falling due to low precipitations while addres ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 11:21

  10. COVID-19 Recovery Support For African Water Facility

    17 Dec 2020- 10:03 by Staff- Water Diplomat HELSINKI, Finland The Nordic Development Fund (NDF) has announced approval of a $9 Million USD grant to the African Water Facility (AWF) for COVID-19 recovery. The funds will enhance investments and preparation ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  11. C40 Cities Commit To Climate Change Mitigation Measures

    15 Dec 2020- 10:33 by Local Press Report PARIS C40 C40 Cities today released new analysis of climate action plans from 54 cities confirming they will deliver their fair share of greenhouse gas emission reductions to keep global temperatures to the 1.5°C t ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 11:21

  12. Sink The Mink: Didn't Work

    15 Dec 2020- 10:30 by Local Press Report OSLO The Guardian Decomposing mink buried in mass graves in Denmark after being culled because of coronavirus fears may have contaminated the groundwater as parliament announced a commission to investigate the gove ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 11:20

  13. Disastrous Climate Damage Continued In 2020

    17 Dec 2020- 10:08 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland The World Meterological Organization (WMO) assesses that 2020 is on track to be the second warmest year in the most recent decade, with the warmest six years being since 2015. Preliminary inf ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  14. Record Number of Companies On CDP's Water Security A List

    11 Dec 2020- 09:03 by Staff- Water Diplomat London, United Kingdom The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) has released the findings of its annual survey of companies' environmental responsibility with a record 106 corporates, including 34 “new achievers ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  15. Dry Aprils Mean Summer Droughts In Central Europe

    11 Dec 2020- 07:29 by Local Press Report BREMERHAVEN Prevention Web In the past 20 years, Central Europe has experienced six summer heat waves and droughts. Until now, however, it was unclear what factors led to these extreme events. Researchers from two ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2020 - 07:29

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