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"Water Diplomacy Talks"- Francois Munger, Director, Geneva Water Hub: "A Matter of Survival"- One Year On
1 Nov 2018- 12:54 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden Following up on the Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace (GHLPWP) Report “A Matter of Survival”, The Water Diplomat caught up with François Munger, Director of the Geneva Water Hub, which ...
Staff - Water D... - 08/27/2019 - 08:12
4 Nov 2015- 11:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Oil giant Shell has lied about cleaning up areas of the Niger Delta that have been affected by oil spills, two human rights groups said in a new report issued this week. The report, " ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/04/2015 - 11:23
27 Oct 2015- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUENOS AIRES, Argentina Several people were injured and dozens more were arrested late last week during protests against Barrick Gold’s Veladero mine in Argentina’s San Juan province. Violence broke out betwee ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2015 - 10:25
26 Oct 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Domestic wastewater could be a valuable resource for agricultural irrigation and energy production, and contribute to achieving the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), according to a repo ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/26/2015 - 10:16
2 Oct 2015- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUENOS AIRES, Argentina Preliminary testing has found that the cyanide spill at Barrick Gold’s Veladero mine in Argentina’s San Juan province did not contaminate local water sources, according to experts from t ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/02/2015 - 10:09
28 Aug 2015- 08:47 by Local Press Report KINGSTON Jamaica Gleaner As Jamaica moves to answer the climate change threat to its freshwater security, wastewater has been advanced as a possible response-- but only provided there can be a change in the outlook ...
Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:47
Nigeria Announces Trust Fund for Niger Delta Clean-Up; Amnesty International Calls on Shell to Step Up
7 Aug 2015- 10:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Shell must overhaul its clean-up methods and match the Nigerian government’s commitment to address oil pollution in the Niger Delta, international human rights watchdog Amnesty Internatio ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/07/2015 - 10:50
24 Mar 2015- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic The Dominican government is planning to build more dams over the next 20 years to improve water supply, according to Olgo Fernández, director of the country’s dams and canals ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/10/2015 - 15:53
16 Mar 2015- 14:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland, United Kingdom OOSKAnews is pleased to announced that the third aquaNOW Audience, which will take place tomorrow, March 17 th, at the Global Headquarters of the Royal Bank of Scotland Grou ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/16/2015 - 14:33
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
10 Mar 2015- 10:44 by Local Press Report CAIRO Ventures Africa As concerns about sustainability continue to shape practices in today’s world, a new study has revealed that a shift to a green economy trajectory can help Egypt realize annual savings of over ...
Local Press Report - 03/10/2015 - 10:44
25 Feb 2015- 09:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Dr. Rajendra Pachauri has stepped down as chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in the wake of sexual harassment allegations by a 29-year-old female researcher attached t ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/25/2015 - 09:28
4 Feb 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Unregulated liquid waste discharges pose a serious threat to human and ecological health, UN-Water warned in a new report released on February 2nd. The Rapid Assessment Report on Waste Water Mana ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/04/2015 - 10:51
23 Jan 2015- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZARAGOZA, Spain Countries will have to invest in science and technology if they are to meet the proposed Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) on water and sanitation by the 2030 deadline, delegates heard during ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2015 - 10:56
15 Dec 2014- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hailed the outcome agreement of UN-backed COP20 climate talks, which concluded on December 12th in the Peruvian capital, saying it had laid the groundwork for a fina ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/15/2014 - 10:36