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  1. Coca-Cola and Nestlé to Acquire Private Ownership of Guarani Aquifer?

    23 Feb 2018- 14:26 by Local Press Report MONTREAL ON Global Research News Private companies such as Coca-Cola and Nestlé are allegedly in the process of acquiring private ownership of the largest reserve of water, known as the Guarani Aquifer, in South Am ...

    Local Press Report - 02/23/2018 - 14:26

  2. China Emerges as Leader in Green Finance

    23 Feb 2018- 14:26 by Local Press Report LONDON Imperial College London China is putting green finance at the heart of its development plans to grow a more sustainable economy and set an example to other countries. This was the consensus of a talk hosted ...

    Local Press Report - 02/23/2018 - 14:26

  3. Kinross Gold Acquires Brazilian Hydro Plants

    23 Feb 2018- 14:26 by Local Press Report TORONTO ON Water Power Magazine Kinross Gold Corporation’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Kinross Brasil Mineraçao, has agreed to acquire two hydroelectric power plants in Brazil from a subsidiary of Gerdau SA for $257 m ...

    Local Press Report - 02/23/2018 - 14:26

  4. Latin America and Caribbean "Test Grounds" For Disaster Preparedness

    21 Feb 2018- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON, DC World Bank Disasters occur worldwide and are part of everyone’s life. Ever since they were first recorded, floods, hurricanes and earthquakes have marked the history of humanity and its evolution. Today, ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/21/2018 - 10:04

  5. Acciona to Supply Renewable Energy to Chile's Aguas Chanar

    20 Feb 2018- 10:21 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Renewables Now Spanish infrastructure group Acciona SA said today it has signed an agreement to supply renewable power to the main facilities in Chile of local water and wastewater company Aguas Chanar. Th ...

    Local Press Report - 02/20/2018 - 10:21

  6. Water is "The Connector" in the Climate Change Challenge

    19 Feb 2018- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland OOSKAnews invites readers to watch this video interview which we conducted recently with Dr John Matthews, Co-Founder and Secretariat Co-ordinator of the Alliance for Global Water Adaptatio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/19/2018 - 11:37

  7. Linkage Between Migration and Water Security Should Concern Trump

    19 Feb 2018- 10:31 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Defense One In his State of the Union address, the President once again called for stronger responses to global security crises and significant new investments in security along our southern border. A ...

    Local Press Report - 02/19/2018 - 10:31

  8. US Spies Raise Water Alarm Again!

    15 Feb 2018- 12:58 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC New York Times The latest climate alarm came this week in a Worldwide Threat Assessment of the U.S. Intelligence Community. Here is what the document, issued by Daniel R. Coats, the director of national i ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/15/2018 - 13:03

  9. How Brazil’s Worst Environmental Disaster Is Still Affecting Thousands of People

    15 Feb 2018- 09:21 by Local Press Report WARRENTON VA The Inertia What could possibly be worse than one socio-environmental catastrophe? Two of them. Corporate Risk Disasters Policy Pollution Regulation Reputational Risk Sanitation, Hygiene & Disease ...

    Local Press Report - 02/15/2018 - 09:21

  10. New Nanoporous Metal Foams Use Sunlight to Remove Micropollutants

    14 Feb 2018- 10:19 by Local Press Report BATH Phys.org A researcher from the University of Bath is leading the way in creating a new, more efficient way for the water industry to safely remove micropollutants from water without increasing their carbon foo ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 10:19

  11. Mexicali Resiste Group Fights For Water Rights, Calls For Modelo Beer Boycott

    14 Feb 2018- 10:19 by Local Press Report MEXICALI teleSUR In a Mexican region already plagued with drought, an international corporation is building a beer factory that would consume 20 million liters of drinking water every year: the same amount that wou ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 10:19

  12. Smartphones Help Latin American Farmers Fight Climate Change

    14 Feb 2018- 07:56 by Local Press Report ROME USA Current News Armed with smartphones, thousands of smallholder farmers across Latin America are set to benefit from a technology boost that will help them deal better with the effects of climate change. A t ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 07:56

  13. Transnational push for privatisation of world’s second largest aquifer

    14 Feb 2018- 07:56 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS New Europe Major transnational conglomerates are lobbying governments in Latin America to achieve the privatisation of the second bigger aquifer system in the world. The lobbying in South America concerns ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 07:56

  14. Global-scale hydrological response to future glacier mass loss

    14 Feb 2018- 07:56 by Local Press Report STUTTGART Nature Climate Change Worldwide glacier retreat and associated future runoff changes raise major concerns over the sustainability of global water resources but global-scale assessments of glacier decline ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2018 - 07:56

  15. Oxfam Haiti Rapes: British Executive Resigns

    12 Feb 2018- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Info LONDON, UK BBC, London Oxfam's deputy chief executive has resigned over the handling of a sex scandal involving aid workers. The charity is accused of concealing the findings of an inquiry into claims staff used p ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/12/2018 - 10:30

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