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  1. C40 Cities Commit To Climate Change Mitigation Measures

    15 Dec 2020- 10:33 by Local Press Report PARIS C40 C40 Cities today released new analysis of climate action plans from 54 cities confirming they will deliver their fair share of greenhouse gas emission reductions to keep global temperatures to the 1.5°C t ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 11:21

  2. Chad Capital's Water Network To Receive $70 Million USD Grant

    8 Dec 2020- 09:32 by Local Press Report PARIS Construction Review Online The government of Chad is set to receive a total of over $70 Million USD grant for the rehabilitation and extension of the drinking water network in N’Djamena, the capital city of th ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 10:29

  3. Paris Peace Forum: “Blue Gold: Water And Cooperation For Peace And Development”

    7 Dec 2020- 12:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat Paris, France The annual Paris Peace Forum, meeting in November, included a panel presentation / “debate”, presenting cooperation initiatives around water contributing to peace and development, highlighting hydro ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  4. G20 Agriculture And Water Ministers Vow Resilient Water Management

    4 Dec 2020- 07:45 by Staff- Water Diplomat Paris, France The Agriculture and Water Ministers of the G20 nations have released a communique committing to strengthening their policy cooperation on food security and nutrition as well as their intent to work ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  5. September 2020 Was Hottest On Record

    12 Oct 2020- 10:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat PARIS, France The European Union’s Copernicus Climate Change Service has confirmed that September 2020 was 0.05°C warmer than 2019 and 0.08°C warmer than in 2016, the previous monthly records. It is possible tha ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/04/2020 - 08:14

  6. International Network of Basin Organisations: Webinar 13 October

    29 Sep 2020- 07:49 by Staff- Water Diplomat PARIS, France Current environment crises such as wild forest fires in California and the Brazilian Pantanal, drought in the lower Mekong River, and floods in Senegal are all examples of disasters that are warnin ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  7. Drama Over Veolia's Bid To Takeover Rival Suez

    23 Sep 2020- 05:18 by Local Press Report PARIS EU Policies Tensions are continuing to grow following Veolia’s attempted hostile takeover of rival Suez, despite French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire’s calls for calm and hopes that a “useless war” can be a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2020 - 08:12

  8. Drought Restricts French Nuclear Plant's Production Capacity

    20 Aug 2020- 08:36 by Local Press Report PARIS FR24 Low water levels on the Meuse could further restrict Sunday’s production at EDF Chooz nuclear power plant in northern France. The use of water by EDF is regulated by law to protect plant and animal life. ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2020 - 08:36

  9. Photographs: Syrian Villagers Blame Turkey For Drop In Euphrates Water Levels

    13 Aug 2020- 04:34 by Local Press Report PARIS The Observers Since May, residents of northeastern Syria have noticed a visible decrease in the Euphrates's water levels. The legendary river's source is found in Turkey, and it irrigates all of nor ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 04:34

  10. "No Risk" From Coronavirus Found In Paris Water Network

    21 Apr 2020- 11:48 by Local Press Report PARIS Connexion France The Mairie of Paris has assured residents that “there is no risk from tap water”, after traces of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2- which causes Covid-19- were found in the capital’s non-potable water ...

    Local Press Report - 04/21/2020 - 11:48

  11. 2020 Water, Sanitation And Hygiene Barometer

    26 Mar 2020- 07:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat PARIS, France International humanitarian group Solidarites International this month released its 2020 "Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Barometer"  highlighting lack of access to safe drinking water and s ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:00

  12. 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

  13. IWRA Postpones Daegu Water Congress Due To Coronavirus Concerns

    10 Mar 2020- 10:33 by Local Press Report PARIS International Water Resources Association Due to serious health concerns and newly imposed regional and international travel restrictions, IWRA and the Korean co-hosts have decided to postpone the XVII World ...

    Local Press Report - 03/10/2020 - 10:33

  14. The Climate Disasters Of 2019

    6 Jan 2020- 10:34 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom A new report from NGO  Christian Aid  identifies and quantifies 15 of the most destructive weather events of 2019. All of the disasters (floods, cyclones, typhoons, hurricanes, tropical sto ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:11

  15. Suez To Expand Hungary Wastewater Treatment Footprint

    16 Dec 2019- 05:15 by Local Press Report PARIS Emerging Europe Suez Water Technologies and Solutions, a leading French multinational corporation in energy waste management, has announced plans to invest 9.6 billion forints (29 million euros) to develop it ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2019 - 08:50