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  1. Hydro Development Does Not Address Ethiopia Water Scarcity Challenge

    25 May 2020- 10:00 by Local Press Report Oxford African Business Magazine Ethiopia’s Awash River Basin will be hotter, drier and more water stressed. This could have severe consequences on human and economic development… Water availability will continue t ...

    Local Press Report - 05/25/2020 - 10:00

  2. Home Workers Encouraged To Join UK Weather Research Project

    29 Mar 2020- 10:12 by Local Press Report OXFORD Zooniverse This project aims to fill in the gaps in our historical rainfall observation network. You will be shown images of rainfall data that have not yet been digitised and asked to transcribe the values ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:12

  3. Climate Change, Conflict, Displacement, Poverty Causing Africa Water Crises

    19 Nov 2019- 07:38 by Staff- Water Diplomat OXFORD, United Kingdom Extreme weather, both too much and too little rain, conflict, displacement and poverty have caused crisis levels of hunger for as many as 18 million people across Africa. The climatic cond ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:29

  4. New Assessment On Human Influence On Climate Change; Adaptation Urged

    20 Nov 2019- 12:39 by Staff- Water Diplomat OXFORD, United Kingdom Climate change is predicted to greatly affect marine, freshwater, and terrestrial life, from plankton and corals to fishes and forests. Using over 40 years of data and a number of differen ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:27

  5. International Complacency Compounds Humanitarian Impact Of Drought In Horn Of Africa

    28 Jul 2019- 06:02 by Staff- Water Diplomat OXFORD, United Kingdom The Horn of Africa is once again in a drought that appears to be a new norm in the region, with more than 15 million people in need of urgent assistance in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia. The ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/27/2019 - 03:32

  6. OOSKAnews Voices- "Are You Living Sustainably?"

    11 May 2019- 08:13 by OOSKAnews Info OXFORD, United Kingdom OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article, Kathryn Pharr and Alex Mauroner de ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 05/19/2019 - 05:32

  7. Human Relocation To Cities Will Drive Urban-Rural Competition Over Water Use

    19 Apr 2019- 07:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OXFORD, United Kingdom Urbanization will drive demand for water and increase the competition between cities and agricultural use for water, according to a new study. An international team led by University of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/19/2019 - 07:39

  8. Kyrgyzstan Glacier Shrinkage: Climate Change Or Aggressive Mining?

    12 Sep 2018- 10:01 by Local Press Report OXFORD oDR The Central Asian state’s Tian Shan mountain range isn’t just home to shrinking glaciers. It’s also the site of an international mining operation. Kyrgyz ecologist Kaliya Moldogaziyeva comments about the ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2018 - 10:01

  9. New Framework for Water Valuation Proposed

    28 Nov 2017- 09:14 by Local Press Report OXFORD Science Daily Research led by Oxford University highlights the accelerating pressure on measuring, monitoring and managing water locally and globally. A new four-part framework is proposed to value water for ...

    Local Press Report - 11/28/2017 - 09:14

  10. UK Water Companies Use 'Magic' to Find Leaks

    23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report OXFORD BBC News Water companies are using divining rods to find underground pipes despite there being no scientific evidence they work, an Oxford University scientist found. Access Reputational Risk Social Issues U ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2017 - 08:50

  11. Oxfam Calls for a Global Water and Sanitation System

    5 Sep 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report OXFORD Relief Web Where water and sanitation solutions are in place, structures are failing to guarantee sustainability or equitable access. In areas of vulnerability, disasters, climatic shocks and conflicts exacer ...

    Local Press Report - 09/05/2017 - 09:52

  12. Worst Ever Water Crisis for Gaza

    10 Aug 2017- 07:54 by Local Press Report OXFORD Relief Web The impact of the Gaza electricity crisis on people’s access to water and power is worse than it was in the aftermath of the 50-day war that ended three years ago this week. In August 2014 when th ...

    Local Press Report - 08/10/2017 - 07:55

  13. Water for Goats or Cows? Best Way to Boost Resilience Isn't Always Clear

    3 Jul 2017- 06:41 by Local Press Report OXFORD All Africa In northern rural areas of South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal province, men own the cattle and women the goats and chickens. But men also control use of the water in local dams, so when drought hits ...

    Local Press Report - 07/03/2017 - 06:41

  14. How to Avoid Anti-dam Protests

    15 Sep 2016- 08:26 by Local Press Report OXFORD Global Water Forum Fifty years ago, engineers constructing large-scale infrastructure such as dams struggled most with the technical challenges of these mega-projects. However, the greatest obstacles faced b ...

    Local Press Report - 09/15/2016 - 08:26

  15. El Niño Puts Unprecedented Strain on Humanitarian Aid System: Oxfam

    8 Jan 2016- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OXFORD, United Kingdom This year’s unusually strong El Niño will put unprecedented pressure on the global humanitarian system, relief organization Oxfam warned last week.  The group said in a statement that acc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/08/2016 - 09:59

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