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  1. China Pollution Audit Finds Billions Mis-used

    30 Jan 2017- 15:23 by Local Press Report SHANGHAI Business Insider China's audit office found that 17.6 billion yuan ($2.56 billion) earmarked for water pollution prevention work in 2016 was not effectively used. Corporate Risk Environment Pollution ...

    Local Press Report - 01/30/2017 - 15:23

  2. Thai PM Urges 10 Percent Reduction in Government Water Use

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Bangkok, Thailand Thailand Prime Minister General Pravut Chan-o-cha has urged government agencies to reduce their water usage 10 percent. The PM announced that an initial water management plan will focus on ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  3. Trump Water Not for All

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, DC, United States United States President Donald J. Trump has, among other assets, a “luxury” bottled water product. The President’s nominee for administrator of the United States Environmental ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2017 - 11:46

  4. UN – Syria Water Crisis Continues

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, NY, United States The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Jan 23rd called for unimpeded and unconditional access to children in the besieged city of Deir ez-Zor, noting that they have not ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  5. Samarco Bankers Sue

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, NY, United States Banco Safra SA has filed a class action in New York against BHP Billiton and Vale, joint-venture partners in Samarco, the iron ore mine responsible for Brazil’s worst ever ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  6. Serbian Icebreakers Deployed to Alleviate Danube Flooding

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report BELGRADE Channel News Asia Serbia deployed three icebreakers on Tuesday to smash ice blocks jamming parts of the Danube river and prevent damage to bridges and ships moored along the waterway and possible inland ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  7. Zimbabwe Dam Completed: Sweet Deal for Sugar Growers

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report HARARE The Zimbabwe Independent Zimbabwe is reaching the end of construction on its US$300 million Tokwe-Mukosi Dam, a project first proposed about five decades ago, which will supply water to sugar growers in the ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  8. P&G, World Vision to Improve Access in 12 Counties

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report NAIROBI Business Daily Procter and Gamble (P&G) has partnered with World Vision in a Sh50 million project that will see 12 counties access clean drinking in efforts reduce to sickness and death. Access ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  9. Analyses Promote Increased Investment in Irrigation

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM The Citizen As Tanzania grapples with delayed rains that are certain to adversely affect agriculture, new analyses tout increased investment in irrigation as a solution to food security. Climate Food ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  10. Concerns Over Harare Typhoid

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report HARARE Daily Maverick Chronic failures in providing water and sanitation have turned some areas of the city into a toxic breeding ground for disease. Access Health Policy Sanitation, Hygiene & Disease Social ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  11. Filtration Compound Can Treat Fukushima Contamination

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report TOKYO, JAPAN The Engineer US and Russian scientists have discovered a new way to remove radioactivity from water, which could be used to treat contaminated water at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant. Disasters ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 14:37

  12. Argentina's Flood-Threatened Soybean Crop Downgraded

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report BUENOS AIRES Agrimoney Argentina's flood-threatened soybean hopes received a triple downgrade, with the country's farm ministry and two grains exchanges cutting sowing estimates – but not as deeply as ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  13. Green Certification for Controversial Brazil Dam Criticized

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report MENLO PARK, CA Mongabay Indequate environmental and social impact assessments described. Access Climate Corporate Risk Energy Security Social Issues Menlo Park Aguachica North America South America United States ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  14. Brazil Drought Drives Up Coffee Prices

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report PHILADELPHIA, PA Ag Web Coffee futures are on a tear as regions of Brazil beleaguered by drought last year are heading for more of the same parched conditions. There’s been no significant rain for almost a month in ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  15. Hybrid Solar and Wind Project to Focus on Desalination

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report ST. JOHN'S Renewable Energy Magazine The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), has signed a $15 million concessionary loan agreement for the development of a hybrid solar and wind generation project in the ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

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