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  1. 23 Global Food Companies Commit to Preserve Brazil’s Cerrado Savanna

    26 Oct 2017- 10:39 by Local Press Report LONDON The Nature Conservancy Twenty-three leading food companies today signaled that they are “committed to halting forest loss associated with agricultural commodity production” in one of the world’s most vital e ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2017 - 10:39

  2. Nestlé Scales Up Water Stewardship and Certification Objectives

    25 Oct 2017- 06:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Twenty factories of the water division of the Nestlé Group will achieve Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification by 2020, the company announced. Nestle, which produces 49 water br ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/25/2017 - 06:56

  3. Pepsico: New Latin America Water Replenishment Strategy

    18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by Local Press Report NEW YORK, NY PR Newswire PepsiCo and The Nature Conservancy announce a new collaboration for water replenishment in Latin America with a commitment to invest $3 million in the next seven years and impact five water ...

    Local Press Report - 11/18/2016 - 01:37

  4. Fund to Restore Cape Town Native Bush

    16 Sep 2016- 11:20 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN Reuters Cape Town is planning to launch a new fund by the end of 2017 that will improve its water supply by restoring the native shrubland plants covering the region's watersheds and aquifers.  Amid ...

    Local Press Report - 09/16/2016 - 11:20

  5. Coke Claims "Water Parity"

    31 Aug 2016- 05:21 by Local Press Report ATLANTA, GA The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Coca-Cola, long criticized for water usage practices in areas struggling with drought, on Monday said in 2015 it returned an estimated 191.9 billion liters of water back ...

    Local Press Report - 08/31/2016 - 10:22

  6. Peru’s ANA Says Rimac River Restoration Will Cost $1 Billion

    27 Aug 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru It will cost $1 billion USD over the next five years to clean up and restore the Rimac River, according to the head of Peru’s National Water Authority (ANA). The Rimac, one of three major river basi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/27/2015 - 10:23

  7. Alliance for Water Stewardship Advances Water Stewardship Standard

    13 Mar 2015- 11:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland, United Kingdom Following last year’s launch of the International Water Stewardship Standard, the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) is stepping up its capacity-building program, aiming t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/13/2015 - 11:22

  8. Recovery of Dominican Republic’s Rivers Still Possible: Experts

    18 Feb 2015- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic Restoration of the main river basins in the Dominican Republic is possible, according to experts participating in a Latin American Water Funds Partnership conference last week ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2015 - 11:12

  9. Costa Rica Loses 20 Percent of Water Production

    25 Apr 2014- 09:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAN JOSE, Costa Rica Costa Rica is losing 20 percent of the water produced by Costa Rican Water and Sanitation Institute (AyA), the water provider said last week. Water is being lost through pipes and networks ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/25/2014 - 09:55

  10. Santo Domingo Utility Chief Says Country’s Rivers Are “National Sewers”

    11 Oct 2013- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic “Our rivers, our underground waters and our coasts are tired of being national sewers,” Alejando Montas, director of the state-run Water and Sewerage Corporation of Santo Domi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/11/2013 - 10:12

  11. Cali, Colombia Signs Water Fund Agreement With the Nature Conservancy

    Authorities in the Colombian city of Cali have signed a new Water Fund Agreement with environmental NGO The Nature Conservancy. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/28/2013 - 10:04