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  1. Urban Water Resilience Under COVID-19: What Happens Next?

    2 Sep 2020- 11:13 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden A Stockholm World Water Week session on “Urban Water Resilience Under COVID-19: What happens next?" on August 27 brought together water system leaders primarily from cities in the global so ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:23

  2. Skills And Knowledge For Water Cooperation- New Learning Opportunity

    2 Sep 2020- 10:17 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden A new Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) designed to deliver skills and knowledge with respect to water cooperation has been launched by the Global Environment Facility’s (GEF) International Wate ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:23

  3. Japan Team Lands 2020 Stockholm Junior Water Prize

    1 Sep 2020- 09:31 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden awarded the Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2020 to Hiroki Matsuhashi and Takuma Miyaki of Japan in an online ceremony during an unusual "World Water Week ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:23

  4. OOSKAnews Voices- Stress Testing The Resilience Of Cities: The COVID-19 Shock And The Vital Role of Water

    24 Aug 2020- 22:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Stockholm, Sweden OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest columns written by participants in different parts of the international water community.  In this article, Dr. Fred Boltz discusses the resilience of our ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/24/2020 - 22:53

  5. Happy Earth Day... (!?)

    21 Apr 2020- 11:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States Wednesday this week marks the fiftieth Earth Day, the largest secular holiday in the world, celebrated by more than a billion people every year on 22 April to demonstrate support f ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/21/2020 - 11:24

  6. Submissions Open For New "Water ChangeMaker Awards"

    7 Apr 2020- 08:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden A 60-day submission period, commencing 6 April, for the new Water ChangeMaker Awards, opened this week. The new awards, targeted to those who have shaped water decisions that have helped to buil ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 07:10

  7. World Water Week 2020 Cancelled Due To COVID-19

    7 Apr 2020- 03:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) has cancelled its World Water Week scheduled for 23-28 August 2020 in Stockholm, Sweden. After monitoring the spread of COVID-19, the institute ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 06:59

  8. Groundwater Scientist Awarded 2020 Stockholm Water Prize

    26 Mar 2020- 10:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden Dr John Cherry, a world-renowned hydrogeologist and leading authority on threats to groundwater contamination is to receive the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize in 2020. As creator of the acad ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:01

  9. Transboundary Water Cooperation Hampered By "Fake News"

    11 Jan 2020- 08:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden Manipulation of information and dissemination of “fake news” are having negative effects on transboundary water cooperation, according to an advisor to the Stockholm International Water Institu ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:07

  10. SIWI Chief Claims COP25 "Breakthrough For Water"

    18 Dec 2019- 07:55 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Stockholm International Water Institute Despite its shortcomings, COP25 turned out to be an important breakthrough for water on the climate agenda. Now we must make sure that all countries follow up on th ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2019 - 07:55

  11. Water Diplomacy Talks-- Monika Weber-Fahr, Global Water Partnership

    23 Oct 2019- 08:57 by Staff- Water Diplomat BUDAPEST, Hungary Monika Weber-Fahr, Executive Secretary of Global Water Partnership (GWP), talks to David Duncan, OOSKAnews / The Water Diplomat on the sidelines of the October 2019 Budapest Water Summit in thi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:34

  12. Increased Ambition, Investment And Action Required In Pursuit Of SDG 6 Goal

    22 Sep 2019- 00:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and 23 co-signing entities have called for “wise and resilient water management [that] offers a pathway for integrated and transformative ac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/22/2019 - 00:23

  13. "Blue Peace Index" Assesses, Encourages Sustainable, Collaborative Water Resource Management

    7 Sep 2019- 09:23 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden The inaugural  Blue Peace Index, an assessment tool to measure the extent to which countries and water basins manage shared water resources in a sustainable and collaborative manner, was launche ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:40

  14. World's Poorest Suffer Under Weak Government Systems, Funding Gap: GLAAS Report

    7 Sep 2019- 08:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden The World Health Organization (WHO) and UN-Water have published the most recent version of the UN-Water Global Assessment and Analysis of Sanitation and Drinking-Water 2019 (known as the GLAAS R ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:36

  15. Worsening Water Quality Reducing Economic Growth by a Third in Some Countries: World Bank

    27 Aug 2019- 10:14 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden A new World Bank report “ Quality Unknown: The Invisible Water Crisis ” shows how a combination of bacteria, sewage, chemicals, and plastics is able to deplete oxygen from water supplies and tr ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/28/2019 - 02:18