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  1. COP22: Water Management Exemplars for Business Success

    8 Nov 2016- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco Delegates this morning at the Nordic Pavilion heard about exemplars in water management that lead to business success and resilience. A session was hosted by the Stockholm International Water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2016 - 13:24

  2. Stockholm Week Ends with Calls for Implementation

    6 Sep 2016- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Stockholm’s World Water Week concluded last week, with an insistence that water must be recognized as the enabler of successful implementation of the entire 2030 Agenda for Sustainable ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/06/2016 - 09:29

  3. Joan Rose Receives 2016 Stockholm Water Prize

    1 Sep 2016- 04:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Professor Joan Rose was awarded the 2016 Stockholm Water Prize on August 31st, for contributions to global public health. The prize was presented by H.M. Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden, in a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/01/2016 - 09:00

  4. It’s That Time of Year: Stockholm’s World Water Week Convenes

    30 Aug 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The 26th annual World Water Week convenes again in Stockholm, Sweden this week under the theme “Water for Sustainable Growth.” Approximately 3,000 individuals from over 120 countries are ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/30/2016 - 10:09

  5. Holistic Approach, Cooperation Needed to Reduce Pharmaceutical Pollution in Water Bodies: Report

    13 Apr 2016- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden A holistic solution involving cooperation among all actors in the pharmaceutical life cycle is necessary to reduce the amount of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) polluting the world’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/13/2016 - 10:13

  6. Professor Joan Rose Wins 2016 Stockholm Water Prize

    22 Mar 2016- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) on March 22nd announced Professor Joan Rose as the 2016 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate. Rose, who holds the Homer Nowlin Chair in Water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/01/2016 - 08:41

  7. Recognizing World Water Day 2016: Water and Jobs

    22 Mar 2016- 09:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA, United States On World Water Day, OOSKAnews Inc. applauds all of our readers in the water families-- from the pubic and private sectors, academia, financing agencies, NGOs, think tanks, policy ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2016 - 10:12

  8. UN, World Bank, Partners Form Heads of State Panel on Water

    22 Jan 2016- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAVOS, Switzerland A new Heads of State Panel on Water, which aims to mobilize support for the water-related UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the top political level, was announced this week during ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/22/2016 - 10:40

  9. UN to Adopt Sustainable Development Goals

    25 Sep 2015- 11:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The United Nations today (September 25) began a three-day meeting during which the body is expected to formally adopt a new global sustainable development agenda. One hundred ninety ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/25/2015 - 11:19

  10. World Water Week: Water Must Be Integrated Into Climate Agreement

    28 Aug 2015- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden This year's World Water Week in Stockholm wrapped up on August 28th with a call to ensure that water is given a central place in upcoming climate change negotiations. “Water is what ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/28/2015 - 11:05

  11. World Water Week: “Waterman of India” Rajendra Singh Receives Stockholm Water Prize

    27 Aug 2015- 10:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden In a ceremony held during World Water Week on August 26th, Indian conservationist and activist Rajendra Singh, known as the “Waterman of India,” received the Stockholm Water Prize in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/27/2015 - 15:25

  12. World Water Week: Leaders Warn That Time Is Running Out to Address Global Water Issues

    25 Aug 2015- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden World leaders described the urgent pressure many countries are facing with regard to future water supply at the opening of the 2015 World Water Week in Stockholm this week. "As the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/25/2015 - 10:10

  13. Water Family Tweets as XVth World Water Congress Opens in Scotland

    26 May 2015- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland, United Kingdom Twitter was alive with comments from XVth World Water Congress as participants following the Opening Plenary, entitled “Global Water: a resource for development – ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2015 - 10:35

  14. Water Crisis a Top Global Risk: World Economic Forum

    16 Jan 2015- 10:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Water crisis and international conflict are among the top 10 global risks for 2015, according to the World Economic Forum (WEF). Its “ Global Risks 2015 ” report, released this week ahead ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/16/2015 - 10:51

  15. World Water Week Ends With Call for Water Goal, Integration of Water and Power in Post-2015 Development Agenda

    8 Sep 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The 2014 World Water Week, hosted by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), concluded on September 5th with participants agreeing that a standalone water goal, as well as an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2014 - 09:59

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