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  1. Chile: Senate Rejects Water Rights Constitutional Reform

    13 Jan 2020- 08:26 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Prensa Latina The Chilean Senate's decision to reject the idea of legislating a constitutional reform to enshrine water as a public good was described as a national disgrace on Thursday. The text rece ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2020 - 08:26

  2. "Alternative COP": Santiago Protests Focus On Right To Water

    27 Dec 2019- 10:37 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Natural Resources Defense Council “Water, water, water, is a right, not a business, not a privilege”. Used as a rallying cry during protests, this chant rang out as an underlying current throughout an alte ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:26

  3. Santiago, Chile: "Alternative" Climate Summit Marchers Call For Climate Justice, Water Rights

    11 Dec 2019- 07:50 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Earth Island Journal Overshadowed by events in Madrid, where the United Nations COP25 conference is taking place, activists in the Chilean capital, Santiago, are eager that social justice becomes more cent ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2019 - 10:02

  4. Information Update On Chile COP25, To Be Held In Madrid, Spain, 2-13 December 2019

    20 Nov 2019- 12:07 by OOSKAnews Info BONN, Germany The Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an update to certain details following the offer of the Government of Spain to host the ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 11/20/2019 - 12:07

  5. Spain Will Host COP25 After Chile Backs Out; Trump Initiates US Withdrawal From Paris Accord

    7 Nov 2019- 08:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an offer from the Government of Spain to host United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP25) from December 2-13, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2019 - 08:00

  6. Chile Legislation Will Declare Desal Water A Public Good

    11 Oct 2019- 09:11 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Mining Journal A bill seeking to declare water produced from seawater desalination plants a public good has begun to be read in Chile. If passed, the bill, introduced into the Senate in January 2018, would ...

    Local Press Report - 11/07/2019 - 10:12

  7. Water Is A Main Climate Game-changer

    9 Oct 2019- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARSEILLE, France An outcomes document of the High Level Strategic Workshop on Water and Climate, sponsored by the World Water Council, has been made available in advance of the COP25 meeting in Santiago in Dec ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/09/2019 - 10:06

  8. Startling Recent Shrinkage Of Chile Glaciers

    5 Oct 2019- 07:49 by Local Press Report SANITAGO Prensa Latina The shrinking of Chile's glaciers due to climate change has increased to 8% over the past five years, according to a preliminary study by the General Waters Directorate (DGA). In the fram ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2019 - 07:49

  9. Chile Drought Kills 106,000 Farm Animals

    5 Oct 2019- 07:46 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO France 24 Farmers are counting the cost of one of the driest austral winters in six decades, which has destroyed crops and left tens of thousands of farm animals dead in the fields of central Chile. So far, ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2019 - 07:46

  10. Chile Doubles Down On Weak Glacier Protection Regime

    24 Sep 2019- 05:50 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Mining.com Representatives of Chile’s ruling party Chile Vamos defended this weekend a government proposal to allow mining companies to operate on rocky glaciers that are not listed in the national system ...

    Local Press Report - 09/24/2019 - 05:50

  11. Chile Prez Announces Water Crisis Team As Worst Drought in 60 Years Hits Central Belt

    9 Sep 2019- 05:31 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Reuters Chile’s President Sebastian Pinera on Thursday announced the creation of a working group of government agencies, academics and industry players to tackle the worst drought in 60 years which has spik ...

    Local Press Report - 09/09/2019 - 05:31

  12. Possible Solutions To Santiago Water Crisis?

    30 Jul 2019- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile Chile's capital Santiago is facing an alarming water deficit, fuelled by climate change, that will worsen in the next decades, according to a new report. Challenged by increasing demand fo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/30/2019 - 10:56

  13. Multiple Threats To Humans From Mining Waste in Chile

    25 Jul 2019- 08:06 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO AFP From the sky, the glistening emerald ponds of northern Chile are almost beautiful, but closer to the ground they harbor an ugly and dangerous secret: the reservoirs, filled with toxic waste from the co ...

    Local Press Report - 07/25/2019 - 08:06

  14. Antofagasta, BHP Partner On Desal For Chile's Zaldivar Mine

    26 Mar 2019- 06:07 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Mining News Agency Antofagasta needs access to water for the future development of its Zaldivar copper deposit, which is near BHP`s Escondida mine, the world`s largest copper mine. Zaldivar`s size, however ...

    Local Press Report - 03/26/2019 - 06:07

  15. Chile Tests Floating Solar Panels At Mine Operations Sites

    18 Mar 2019- 09:07 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Energy Voice A floating island of solar panels is being tested in Chile as a way to generate clean energy and reduce water loss at mine operations. The experimental Las Tortolas power-generating island is ...

    Local Press Report - 03/18/2019 - 09:07

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