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  1. Transboundary Cooperation To Protect Drin River Basin Water Resources

    28 Apr 2020- 11:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat TIRANA, Albania Albania, Kosovo, Montenegro, Greece and Northern Macedonia have approved a Strategic Action Plan (SAP) for sustainable management of the shared Drin River Basin, an important source for fishing, ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 06:51

  2. New Collaboration Among Global Stakeholder Organizations To Increase Water Security

    26 Mar 2018- 08:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA Five global “multi-stakeholder partnerships” have announced a new collaboration effort designed to accelerate progress toward ensuring the availability and sustainable management of water and san ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2018 - 08:50

  3. Slovakia Program Aims to Combat Drought

    24 Jan 2018- 10:28 by Local Press Report BRATISLAVA Inter Press News Agency A landmark program to combat drought set to be implemented in the small Central European country of Slovakia could be an inspiration for other states as extreme weather events bec ...

    Local Press Report - 01/24/2018 - 10:28

  4. Water is Key to Implementation of Climate Adaptation

    30 Aug 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden A high-level international seminar, “Water to Guide the Implementation of the (COP 21) Paris Agreement,” will convene on September 1st at Stockholm’s 26th World Water Week. The event will be ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/30/2016 - 10:08

  5. Experts Urge Less Water-Intensive Power Generation in Africa

    20 Feb 2015- 10:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JOHANNESBURG, South Africa African countries should adopt less water-intensive power generation technologies in order to save more water for domestic use and agricultural production, experts said during an ene ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2015 - 10:59

  6. IWRM Policies in Africa Fail to Consider Local Needs, Politics: Report

    31 Oct 2014- 10:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRIGHTON, United Kingdom Local needs, politics and realities must be fundamental considerations in designing Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM) policies in Africa, according to a new report from the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/05/2014 - 21:55

  7. Better Rainwater Management Necessary to Eradicate Hunger

    2 Sep 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The sustainable management of rainwater in dry and vulnerable regions must be included in the goals and targets currently being proposed by the United Nations Open Working Group on Sustainable ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/03/2014 - 09:58

  8. Water-Borne Disease Responsible for 40 Percent of Deaths in Pakistan: Report

    30 Apr 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAHORE, Pakistan Water-borne disease accounts for 40 percent of all deaths in Pakistan, and is one of the major causes of declining national productivity, according to a report released last week by the Lahore ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/30/2014 - 10:04

  9. Romania Consultation Calls for Improved Water Dialogue

    16 Apr 2014- 10:04 by Local Press Report BUCHAREST Global Water Partnership GWP Romania was the first country to submit a report from their recent national consultation on water in the post-2015 agenda. A total of 29 country consultations are being organi ...

    Local Press Report - 04/16/2014 - 10:04

  10. Zambia Aims for 80 Percent Water, Sanitation Coverage by 2016

    10 Mar 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia The Zambian government has formulated strategic plan to improve water infrastructure in the country by 2016, Minister of Mines, Energy and Water Development Christopher Yaluma told a national st ...

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

  11. Mongolia Joins Global Water Partnership

    20 Dec 2013- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ULAN BATOR, Mongolia Mongolia has taken steps to join the Global Water Partnership (GWP), an international network that works to foster integrated water resources management. The Mongolian Water Partnership la ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/20/2013 - 10:09

  12. Climate Change Adaptation Efforts Not Enough to Protect Vulnerable Communities: UN University

    8 Nov 2013- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany Climate change is already affecting vulnerable communities, causing loss and damage to their most fundamental needs, livelihoods and food security, according to a report released this week by the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2013 - 10:19

  13. New Collaborations Announced at World Water Week

    5 Sep 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden A number of government agencies and non-governmental organizations have announced new or expanded cooperation this week during World Water Week in Stockholm, which has as its theme “Water Coop ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/05/2013 - 10:02

  14. UNESCO Concerned Over Glacier Retreat in Andes

    9 Jul 2013- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HUARAZ, Peru Lack of monitoring of rapidly retreating Andean glaciers is putting 100 million people in the region at risk, according to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNES ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/09/2013 - 09:59

  15. Improving Water Management Can Enhance Climate Change Adaptation: GWP

    13 Jun 2013- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany Increasing integrated water resources management could also lead to more coherence in climate change adaptation, according to Dr. Ursula Schaefer-Preuss, Chair of Global Water Partnership (GWP). ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/13/2013 - 10:24