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  1. Spanish Contractor Withdraws From Massive DRC Hydro Project

    3 Feb 2020- 07:53 by Local Press Report MADRID Global Construction Review Spanish contractor ACS has withdrawn from the 10GW Inga 3 hydroelectric project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is thought that ACS effectively abandoned the project at the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:29

  2. Water Diplomacy Talks-- John Matthews, Alliance For Global Water Adaptation

    25 Jan 2020- 08:26 by Staff- Water Diplomat CORVALLIS, OR, United States Dr John Matthews, Executive Director of the Alliance for Global Water Adaptation (AGWA) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) video interview for “The Water D ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:14

  3. "Irresponsible" Agriculture Contaminates Spain's Aquifers

    18 Dec 2019- 07:56 by Local Press Report MADRID Euronews Almost half of Spain's groundwater reserves are polluted, according to the Ministry of Ecological Transition. Also known as aquifers, the polluted reserves are a pressing problem that affects t ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2019 - 07:56

  4. Climate Bonds Initiative Urged To Scrap Hydro Certification Scheme

    11 Dec 2019- 07:52 by Local Press Report MADRID MongaBay As world leaders, industry groups, and campaigners converge on Madrid for the climate change COP, the proponents of hydropower are out in full force, keen to profit from and perpetuate the myth of h ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:44

  5. Latin America, Caribbean Described As "Laboratory For Climate Change"

    10 Dec 2019- 11:46 by Local Press Report MADRID Barbados Today The United Nation’s World Food Programme (WFP) has described Latin America and the Caribbean as “a laboratory for climate action,” as world leaders gather in Madrid, Spain for the 25th United ...

    Local Press Report - 12/10/2019 - 11:46

  6. Water Should Be A Mainstream Issue In Climate Negotiations

    11 Dec 2019- 08:35 by Staff- Water Diplomat MADRID, Spain The Global Water Partnership (GWP) has announced a new collaboration with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) secretariat and other partners with a view to creating a ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  7. Marrakesh Partnership Sets Climate Action Pathway For Water

    11 Dec 2019- 10:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat BONN, Germany The Marrakesh Partnership for Global Climate Action has released its Climate Action Pathways through 2050, including a Pathway for Water, that set a “baseline” of actions and accomplishments throug ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  8. Climate Change Uncertainty Means Water Uncertainty

    2 Dec 2019- 09:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat MADRID, Spain A new guidance and planning document for integrating water into climate responses. “ Watering the NDCs ” offers guiding principles and recommendations for national climate planners and decision-make ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:22

  9. Emissions Gap Report: Targets Won't Be Met

    2 Dec 2019- 08:59 by Staff- Water Diplomat NAIROBI, Kenya The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has released its annual Emissions Gap Report, in advance of the annual United Nations climate conference in Madrid. According to scientific models, p ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:23

  10. Information Update On Chile COP25, To Be Held In Madrid, Spain, 2-13 December 2019

    20 Nov 2019- 12:07 by OOSKAnews Info BONN, Germany The Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an update to certain details following the offer of the Government of Spain to host the ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 11/20/2019 - 12:07

  11. Spain Will Host COP25 After Chile Backs Out; Trump Initiates US Withdrawal From Paris Accord

    7 Nov 2019- 08:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an offer from the Government of Spain to host United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25) from December 2-13, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2019 - 08:00

  12. World Triathlon Organization Cancels its World Cup Due to Dirty Madrid Water

    20 Mar 2018- 11:20 by Local Press Report MADRID Inside the Games The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has been forced to cancel this year's World Cup meeting in Madrid due to a lack of guarantees over water quality. Access Climate Scarcity Social ...

    Local Press Report - 03/20/2018 - 11:20

  13. Spanish Fruit Growers Protest Water Allocations

    8 Mar 2018- 07:59 by Local Press Report MADRID Eurofruit More than 15,000 growers from Murcia, Alicante and Almeria are holding a demonstration in Madrid on Wednesday to demand action to solve the water shortage affecting the agricultural sector. Marching ...

    Local Press Report - 03/08/2018 - 07:59

  14. Acciona Agua Wins Wastewater Treatment Plant Contract in Turkey

    17 Feb 2016- 09:59 by Local Press Report MADRID Water & Wastewater International Spanish company Acciona Agua has won contracts for the design, construction and start-up of the new wastewater treatment plants at Kutahya and Akşehir, in Turkey, for 25. ...

    Local Press Report - 02/17/2016 - 09:59

  15. Spain's Aqualia Secures Four New Contracts in Mexico, Chile

    5 Feb 2015- 09:44 by Local Press Report MADRID WaterWorld Spanish water management company FCC Aqualia has taken a step forward in Latin America after securing four new contracts: two in Mexico and another two in Chile. Awarded to FCC Aqualia’s subsidiary ...

    Local Press Report - 02/05/2015 - 09:44