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  1. The Climate Emergency As A Danger To Peace

    29 Jul 2020- 07:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat New York, United States “The climate emergency is a danger to peace”, Miroslav Jenca, UN Assistant Secretary-General for Europe, Central Asia and the Americas told the Security Council 18 July, as he called on p ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:35

  2. COVID-19: World Water Day Face-to-face Observances Postponed

    19 Mar 2020- 08:51 by Staff- Water Diplomat Edinburgh, Scotland In light of global spread of the coronavirus and following instructions from national authorities and guidance from the World Health Organization, certain World Water Day (22 March) observanc ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:04

  3. Access To Clean Water For Hand-washing Is Crucial In Coronavirus Containment

    15 Mar 2020- 10:37 by Staff- Water Diplomat New York, United States Coronavirus (COVID-19) is not a water-borne disease but lack of access to clean water, sanitation and good hygiene can hamper containment efforts, as handwashing and handwashing with soap ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:57

  4. Haiti Has Been Free Of Cholera For A Year

    26 Jan 2020- 11:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States Haiti reached the milestone this week of an entire year free from any new cases of deadly waterborne disease cholera following a nine-year long outbreak in the country that affected ov ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:19

  5. GERD: Egypt FM Blames Ethiopia Intransigence For Breakdown In Talks

    24 Sep 2019- 05:11 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Egypt's Foreign Minister (FM) Sameh Shoukry has expressed frustration with Ethiopia’s stance on filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). More OOSKAnews Coverage OF GERD (30-plus arti ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:30

  6. Increased Ambition, Investment And Action Required In Pursuit Of SDG 6 Goal

    22 Sep 2019- 00:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and 23 co-signing entities have called for “wise and resilient water management [that] offers a pathway for integrated and transformative ac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/22/2019 - 00:23

  7. GCA Recommends Action Areas For Water Resources Adaptation

    15 Sep 2019- 08:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The Global Commission on Adaptation (GCA) has published a report calling on governments and businesses to take action to innovate and advance climate adaptation solutions based on ne ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:33

  8. Urgent Call For Humanitarian Relief In Ukraine

    1 May 2019- 07:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States After five years of conflict over 3.5 million people in eastern Ukraine are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance and protection, the United Nations Security Council was told last ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/01/2019 - 07:50

  9. Environmental, Social, Governance-Based Investing Will Accelerate

    26 Apr 2019- 10:03 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Institutional Asset Manager The rise of environmental, social, and governance (ESG)-based investing will likely accelerate as a younger, more values-oriented crop of investors enter the global markets, ...

    Local Press Report - 04/26/2019 - 10:03

  10. "Serious And Rapid" Investment Required To Limit Climate Change

    25 Sep 2018- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States An upcoming report by the Organization For Economic Cooperration and Development (OECD), UN Environment (UNEP)and the World Bank Group says serious and rapid investment in sustainable u ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/25/2018 - 11:27

  11. Yemen At Risk Of 3rd Wave Of Cholera Epidemic: UN

    28 Aug 2018- 11:28 by Local Press Report NEW YORK Press TV The number of suspected cholera cases in Yemen is reportedly increasing, raising concerns of a possible “third wave” of the epidemic, according to UN spokesperson Stephane Dujarric this week. Duja ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2018 - 11:28

  12. Guterres Launches "International Decade for Action on Water for Sustainable Development"

    22 Mar 2018- 15:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New YORK NY Climate Change is Adding to The Pressure; Risk of Intensified Disputes and Tensions Between Nations; Quite Simply, Water is a Matter of Life And Death; Call To Action On WASH; Women And Girls Suffe ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2018 - 15:39

  13. And Then There Were Two: Syria and US Are Lonelier Pariahs as Nicaragua Signs Climate Accord

    24 Oct 2017- 14:55 by Local Press Report Washington DC The Hill Nicaragua has officially signed on to the Paris climate change agreement, leaving the United States and Syria as the only two countries not supporting the accord. President Daniel Ortega' ...

    Local Press Report - 10/24/2017 - 14:57

  14. Trump Administration Announces US Withdrawal From UNESCO

    12 Oct 2017- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Info New York The United States' Trump administration announced today that it would withdraw from UNESCO, the United Nations cultural organization, after years of America distancing itself because of what it called the ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 10/19/2017 - 09:03

  15. Fake Science from Tillerson, ExxonMobil

    24 Aug 2017- 06:40 by Local Press Report LONDON The Independent While company scientists and senior executive Tillerson largely accepted the scientific consensus that global warming is real and poses significant risks, it spent thousands of dollars on reg ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2017 - 09:22