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15 Jan 2020- 08:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland A new report from the Universities of Geneva (UNIGE) and Lausanne (UNIL) examines the effect of regulations with respect to natural resources (specifically, water). The authors suggest tha ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2020 - 08:07
19 Dec 2019- 09:37 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerand Natasha Carmi, Lead Water Advisor, Geneva Water Hub, speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) “Water Diplomacy Talks” video interview (LINK) Two years ago, the Global High ...
Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02
15 Dec 2019- 09:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland During November's Geneva Peace Week, the International Secretariat for Water/ Solidarity for Water (ISE-SIW-ISA) organized a multi-faceted “Intergenerational Dialogue on Water and Peace” ...
Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02
2 Dec 2019- 07:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland A new WWF report calls on financial institutions to start valuing water and taking steps to mitigate worsening water risks to their investments. "Freshwater risks & opportunities: an ...
Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:24
2 Dec 2019- 10:08 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Syrian Arab Red Crescent (SARC) are concerned about a possible humanitarian crisis in northern Syria arising from a lack of access t ...
Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 10:54
10 Nov 2019- 09:54 by Local Press Report GENEVA Swiss Info Swiss lakes offer huge potential as renewable energy sources that can be used to cool and heat buildings. Geneva is expanding a pioneering thermal exchange project to help meet its climate goals, ...
Local Press Report - 11/10/2019 - 09:54
15 Additional Nations From Africa, The Middle-East, Asia, Latin America Show Interest In Joining UNECE Water Convention
20 Nov 2019- 11:56 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has announced that an additional 15 countries have expressed interest in joining the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transbou ...
Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:27
High Mountain Summit Calls For Action On Ecosystems Essential To Global Water, Food Energy Security.
5 Nov 2019- 09:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland A "High Mountain Summit", convened by the World Meterological Organization (WMO), has issued a call for action to protect the earth’s glaciers, snow, permafrost and associated ecos ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/05/2019 - 09:12
30 Oct 2019- 12:50 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland In this Water Diplomat / OOSKAnews Voices Q and A, we talk to Johan Gely, Head of Global Program, Water, for the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC). presents the case for a No ...
Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:33
25 Oct 2019- 11:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Geneva, Switzerland The International Secretariat for Water and Solidarity Water Europe will host an Intergenerational Dialogue on Water and Peace (7 November) during Geneva Peace Week. The organisations join ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2019 - 12:04
25 Oct 2019- 08:25 by Staff- Water Diplomat Geneva, Switzerland The International Organisation for Migration (IOM) has described an urgent need for sanitation provision and shelter for displaced people in Somalia which has been a conflict zone for almost ...
Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:36
17 Oct 2019- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland A new online course in International Water Law and Transboundary Aquifers has been developed by the Geneva Water Hub and the Platform for International Water Law of the University of Geneva ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2019 - 12:45
10 Oct 2019- 11:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Mara Tignino of Geneva Water Hubspeaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) “Water Diplomacy Talks” video interview. The subject is the "Geneva List" of legal pr ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2019 - 09:34
10 Oct 2019- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The Geneva Water Hub and OOSKAnews hosted an international press conference at the Geneva Water Hub 4 October to launch the global media platform “The Water Diplomat”. Footage of the press ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2019 - 11:44
17 Sep 2019- 06:58 by Local Press Report GENEVA Insider According to a report by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Center, which compiles data on diaspora from governments, the United Nations, and media reports, a record number of disasters displaced p ...
Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:45