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  1. US Water Organizations Urge Funding For Crucial Water Infrastructure

    13 Jan 2019- 08:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US water organizations have sent a letter to Congress urging funding for the country's crucial water infrastructure. The January 10 letter from a coalition of 91 national, sta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 08:32

  2. US Congress Unanimously Passes Water for the World Act

    17 Dec 2014- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The US Senate this week unanimously passed the Senator Paul Simon Water for the World Act of 2014, the final step needed to move the bill out of Congress and onto the desk of Pres ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/17/2014 - 10:05

  3. US Congressional Committee Passes Water for the World Act

    21 Nov 2014- 11:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The US House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs this week passed the Water for the World Act of 2013 (HR 2901). It now aims to bring the bill to the floor of the full ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2014 - 11:03

  4. Hurricane Odile Causes More Flooding at Mexican Copper Mine

    22 Sep 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Heavy rains last week caused by Hurricane Odile have led to more flooding at the Buenavista del Cobre copper mine in Mexico’s Sonora state, the mine's owner, Grupo Mexico, said in a st ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/24/2014 - 12:53

  5. Union Occupies Mexican Mine After Spill

    26 Aug 2014- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HERMOSILLO, Mexico Some 800 members of Mexico’s national mining and metallurgical workers union occupied the three main entrances to the Buenavista del Cobre mine in Sonora state last week to protest the spill ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/27/2014 - 12:02

  6. Mexicans Protest Energy Reforms That Would Permit Fracking

    28 Jul 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico As many as 60,000 people protested in Mexico City last week against reforms of the country's Energy laws that are currently being considered by the federal government. The proposed cha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/30/2014 - 10:56

  7. Former US Congressman Urges Support for Tajikistan’s Rogun Dam

    12 Mar 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Support for Tajikistan’s controversial $3 billion USD, 3,600-megawatt Rogun Dam project should be a priority in American foreign policy in Central Asia, according to a former US c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/12/2014 - 10:04

  8. China Ramps Up Hydropower Construction in Order to Meet 2020 Goals

    12 Mar 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China will begin constructing more hydropower plants this year in an effort to meet its goals of increasing hydropower generation by half by 2020, Premier Li Keqiang announced last week. In his ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/12/2014 - 10:04

  9. US Congress Members Urge El Salvador to Protect Water Resources From Mining

    19 Nov 2013- 10:00 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Oxfam International International aid and relief organization Oxfam America praised the ten members of Congress who urged the National Assembly of El Salvador to take immediate action to protect the e ...

    Local Press Report - 11/19/2013 - 10:00

  10. Chilean NGO Launches Anti-Dam Campaign

    11 Jun 2013- 09:59 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO The Santiago Times Legislators and congressional candidates gathered in Santiago’s former Congress building Monday to pledge their support for clean energy alternatives to major hydroelectric dam projects ...

    Local Press Report - 06/11/2013 - 09:59

  11. Peruvian Against Newmont Faces Legal Investigation

    7 Jun 2013- 09:45 by Local Press Report LIMA Reuters Legal woes grew for the main opponent of Newmont Mining's $5 billion gold mine in Peru on Thursday as a congressional committee urged the attorney general to investigate him for allegedly misusing ...

    Local Press Report - 06/07/2013 - 09:45

  12. Tamil Nadu, Karnataka Should Share Cauvery Water Equitably

    30 May 2013- 09:38 by Local Press Report CHENNAI The Economic Times Locked in the Cauvery river dispute, neighbours Tamil Nadu and Karnataka should share the available water without causing any hardship to farmers in either states, JDS leader H D Kumarasw ...

    Local Press Report - 05/30/2013 - 10:19

  13. Costa Rican Council to Hold Regional Water Conference


    Local Press Report - 05/23/2013 - 10:17

  14. International Hydropower Association Accused of Ignoring Indigenous Peoples

    2 May 2013- 09:44 by Local Press Report KUCHING Scoop World The International Hydropower Association (IHA), an industry body that claims to promote the ‘sustainable’ use of hydroenergy, has come under fire over organizing its upcoming World Congress in Sa ...

    Local Press Report - 05/02/2013 - 10:03

  15. Paraguayan Presidential Candidate Runs on Infrastructure Platform


    Local Press Report - 04/10/2013 - 09:53