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  1. US Racial Justice Group Supports Nigeria Water Rights Campaign

    19 Feb 2020- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, New York A coalition of United States racial justice organisations has written to the governor of Lagos, Nigeria, arguing against possible "inherently unjust" privatisation of the state& ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/19/2020 - 10:34

  2. McKinsey & Company Describes Water Stress On Mining Sector

    6 Feb 2020- 05:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States In a new assessment of the climate strategy of the mining industry, consultants McKinsey & Company warn that existing policies do not go far enough to have material effect on carb ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2020 - 05:57

  3. Deportation Of Climate Change Refugees Can Be A Violation Of Human Rights

    29 Jan 2020- 07:21 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States In a landmark decision, the United Nations Human Rights Committee (UNHRC) this month ruled that governments must consider the effects of climate change when assessing deportation of as ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:05

  4. Will A $119 Billion USD Sea Wall Save New York From Climate Change?

    18 Jan 2020- 08:54 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY The New York Times A six-mile-long barrier would help protect the city from floodwaters during fierce storms like Sandy, but critics say rising seas make the option inadequate. The giant barrier is the ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2020 - 08:54

  5. 2019 Person Of The Year: Climate Activist Greta Thunberg

    15 Dec 2019- 08:56 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States On December 11, TIME Magazine announced its Person of The Year. Teen-aged climate activist, Greta Thunberg, will take this year’s award after a year in which she has addressed the UN C ...

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

  6. Grim Working Conditions Of Millions Of Developing World Sanitation Workers

    30 Nov 2019- 09:49 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States A new report authored by the International Labour Organisation, WaterAid, World Bank and World Health Organisation focuses on the well being of sanitation workers; their safety, health ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:25

  7. US Fracking Companies Using Sewage For Oil, Gas Extraction

    10 Nov 2019- 09:46 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY CNN America's oil industry faces a number of challenges, including low oil prices, the rise of electric vehicles and proposals to limit fracking. But one of its biggest problems: The industry is ru ...

    Local Press Report - 11/10/2019 - 09:46

  8. More Action Required To Protect Environment In Armed Conflict

    10 Nov 2019- 12:14 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States Marking the International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict on November 6, the head of the UN Environment Program (UNEP) Inger Andersen c ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:30

  9. Thousands Displaced By Flooding In Nigeria Conflict Zone

    4 Nov 2019- 07:21 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Xinhuanet Some 35,000 people were affected by flooding in a conflict-torn part of northeast Nigeria, and more than half of them were displaced, a UN spokesman said on Friday. "Our humanitarian colle ...

    Local Press Report - 11/04/2019 - 07:21

  10. Price Of "Solving" Climate Change?

    25 Oct 2019- 12:04 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Slate A story out today in Bloomberg suggests we can solve climate change for $300 billion, which, as many astute readers have noticed, is a deal. But is it going to solve climate change? No, it’s merel ...

    Local Press Report - 10/25/2019 - 12:04

  11. ExxonMobil Misled Investors Re: Climate Change Science

    23 Oct 2019- 09:13 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY CBS News A trial kicked off on Tuesday to establish whether Exxon Mobil, the country's largest fossil fuel company, lied to investors about the cost of carbon emissions to its business. Exxon, long ...

    Local Press Report - 10/25/2019 - 12:18

  12. UN Security Council Briefed On Yemen Humanitarian Crisis

    21 Oct 2019- 06:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States Mark Lowcock, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, addressed the Security Council of the United Nations 17 October about the humanitaria ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/21/2019 - 06:25

  13. UNGA Delegates Address Agriculture, Food Security And Nutrition

    12 Oct 2019- 11:10 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY United Nations With world hunger rising for the third year after decades of decline, delegates underscored the escalating impacts of climate change and the urgent need for more weather resilient farming ...

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

  14. Water Investment Index Heats Up

    12 Oct 2019- 11:10 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Market Watch As of Thursday, the S&P Global Water Index, which includes 50 water-linked companies worldwide, had climbed nearly 18% in 2019. Many of its components have seen strong year-to-date gain ...

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

  15. Guterres' Climate Change Message To The World

    9 Oct 2019- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States In a 3 October opinion article distributed by more than 170 news outlets, Unite Nations Secretary-General António Guterres reaffirmed his concerns over the threats posed by climate ch ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/09/2019 - 10:02

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