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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. Report Finds Water Issues Are Dragging Down the Global Economy

    15 Apr 2015- 10:26 by Local Press Report DAEGU/GYEONGJU Phys.org A new report published Tuesday shows floods, droughts and a lack of investment in providing good quality, reliable water supplies is dragging down the global economy. The report entitled &qu ...

    Local Press Report - 04/15/2015 - 10:26

  12. Big Dams Are Not Worth It: Oxford University

    12 Mar 2014- 10:04 by Local Press Report OXFORD Slate A new Oxford study looking at 245 dams in 65 countries finds that large dam projects run an average of 96 percent over budget and take an average of 2.3 years longer to complete than originally planned ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2014 - 10:04

  13. Loss of Amazon Forest Threatens Water, Food Supplies

    2 Jan 2014- 10:08 by Local Press Report OXFORD Responding to Climate Change The continued destruction of the Amazon to exploit its resources for mining, agriculture and hydro-power is threatening the future of the South American continent, according to a ...

    Local Press Report - 01/02/2014 - 10:08

  14. Climate Change Will Have Severe Effects on Food Prices: Oxfam

    A report released this month by global charity Oxfam warns of severe potential climate change-induced effects on food prices in the next two decades. Its alarming predictions are based on research that models the impact of extreme weather, particularly dr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/06/2012 - 11:02

  15. Fight for Resources Has Just Started

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    Local Press Report - 07/13/2012 - 09:45

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