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  1. Infrastructure Investment Is A Possible Victim Of Pandemic

    6 Apr 2020- 10:32 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Waste Advantage Magazine Despite the fact that social infrastructure and water projects – clean water, wastewater operations – are identified as top priorities from private and public sector entities f ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2020 - 10:32

  2. Drinking Water Focus For US COVID Stimulus Legislation

    2 Apr 2020- 09:23 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Environmental Working Group EWG today applauded House leaders for making drinking water pollution a priority for the next COVID stimulus bill. Overall, House leaders have proposed to spend more than $7 ...

    Local Press Report - 04/02/2020 - 09:23

  3. Canada- United States Transboundary River Negotiations

    25 Mar 2020- 09:13 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Cranbrook Daily Townsman The ninth round of Columbia River Treaty negotiations took place over two days last week in Washington, D.C. “Since the process to revisit the Columbia River Treaty began, Can ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 10:43

  4. Coronavirus: Some US Water Utilities Suspend Supply Shutoffs To Residents Who Haven't Paid Bills

    17 Mar 2020- 14:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New shutoffs for non-payment of bills have been suspended in over 100 US municipal water systems and utilities in eight states in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is in resp ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2020 - 14:22

  5. Water Pollution From Alaska Mines: “Gross Deficiencies And Failures Of The Regulatory System"

    15 Mar 2020- 08:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A relaxaton of the US's permitting regime for mining companies lies behind an extensive record of environmental spills and pollution violations at five major operating “hardro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2020 - 08:02

  6. PFAS Water Contamination Claims Mount Dramatically

    10 Mar 2020- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The National Rural Water Association (NRWA) of the United States has filed a PFAS class action lawsuit in the US District Court for the District of Columbia against the makers of f ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/10/2020 - 11:16

  7. "How Likely Warming Scenarios Indicate A Catastrophic Security Future"

    3 Mar 2020- 09:40 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States A new report from the National Security, Military and Intelligence Panel (NSMIP) of US Institute the Center for Climate and Security, warns of high-to-catastrophic security threats ar ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:52

  8. Senior USEPA Official Frustrated By Trump's Toilet Obsession

    2 Mar 2020- 09:34 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Hill An Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) official in charge of the agency's WaterSense program expressed exasperation to her coworkers after President Trump criticized water standards for ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2020 - 09:38

  9. USAID Restructure Of Resilience Programmes

    19 Feb 2020- 10:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Christine Gottschalk, director of the Centre for Resilience at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has described restructure of the agency's resilien ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:10

  10. Water And Trump's Middle East Peace Plan

    25 Feb 2020- 08:34 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States United States President Donald Trump’s long-awaited “Peace Plan” for the Middle East, revealed 28 January, has come under fire for disregarding the political and economic needs of oc ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/05/2020 - 05:43

  11. World Bank Adds Support To Gaza Desal Projects

    12 Feb 2020- 11:53 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The World Bank has announced a $10-15 Million USD grant for desalination in Gaza, Palestine. This funding, announced 10 February, will supplement funds already committed by the Partn ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:12

  12. GERD Technical Committee Has Not Yet Reached Agreement

    12 Feb 2020- 10:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States Ethiopia’s Ambassador to the United States has said that a technical committee from Ethiopia, Egypt, and Sudan has not been able to co-produce a document that could lead to agreement ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:50

  13. Flint, Michigan Officials "Not Immune" To Water Contamination Lawsuits

    26 Jan 2020- 10:32 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC NPR The Supreme Court on Tuesday cleared the way for water crisis victims to sue state and local government officials in Flint, Mich. For years, Flint city officials and state regulators have argued t ...

    Local Press Report - 01/26/2020 - 10:32

  14. One Percent Of Global GDP Can Secure Clean Water For All: Report

    26 Jan 2020- 09:28 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States New research launched on January 21 from World Resources Institute (WRI) has found that securing clean and available water for all by 2030 is achievable and might cost as little as $ ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:22

  15. Toxic "Forever Chemicals" Ubiquitous In US Drinking Water

    26 Jan 2020- 10:03 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Toxic fluorinated chemicals known as PFAS are more prevalent in the drinking water of dozens of US cities, with new findings confirming that exposure to the "forever chemicals&q ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:12

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