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  1. Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Push to Slash Protections for Waterways, Wetlands

    14 Jun 2018- 11:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC A coalition of nine conservation groups filed a lawsuit on June 13 supporting US federal protections of US waterways and wetlands.  The suit, file in the Northern District of California, is promp ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/14/2018 - 11:35

  2. $600 Million USD World Bank Loan For China Water Supply and Water Pollution Projects

    9 Jun 2018- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The World Bank announced on June 6  that it has approved three loans totalling US$600 Million USD to China to improve water resource management. “Water scarcity is one of the most p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/14/2018 - 11:38

  3. Media Brands US Veep "Weirdo" After He Copies Trump Water Bottle Management

    9 Jun 2018- 11:26 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Metro News Vice President Mike Pence has been branded a "weirdo" after bizarre footage emerged showing him move a water bottle off a conference room table seconds after Donald Trump did the s ...

    Local Press Report - 06/11/2018 - 14:10

  4. World Bank Commits $720 Million USD to Pakistan Climate Resilience

    30 May 2018- 09:08 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The World Bank The World Bank is committing $728 million through four projects to put Pakistan on the path of climate resilient development which will benefit millions of its citizens. These projects ...

    Local Press Report - 05/30/2018 - 09:08

  5. World Bank Will Not Support Pakistan Demands For Indus Treaty Arbitration

    29 May 2018- 09:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, DC The World Bank has denied Pakistan’s demands for a court of arbitration to resolve the country’s dispute over India’s upstream Kishanganga Hydroelectric Dam project. Following a meeting in Washi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2018 - 09:32

  6. US Lawmakers Introduce Bipartisan Water Infrastructure Bill

    21 May 2018- 08:33 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Hill The US Congress's Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on Friday introduced its biennial water resources legislation, setting up potential action on infrastructure at a time when  ...

    Local Press Report - 05/21/2018 - 08:33

  7. Most US States Fail To Leverage Financing Opportunities To Address $1 Trillion USD Water Infrastructure Funding Gap

    17 May 2018- 07:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC With American water infrastructure costs expected to exceed $1 Trillion USD, a new report shows that only a few of the country's states are adequately leveraging federal dollars to shrink th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/17/2018 - 07:41

  8. Pakistan Asks World Bank For Indus Waters Treaty Meeting

    26 Apr 2018- 09:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC The government of Pakistan has asked the World Bank for a meeting in Washington, DC for talks on the country's ongoing water dispute with India. Miftah Ismail, Adviser to Pakistan's Pri ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/02/2018 - 12:04

  9. USEPA Chief Accused Of Power Grab, Abuse Of Clean Water Act

    4 Apr 2018- 12:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, DC US lawmakers have questioned, April 24, the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt about a memo that gives the federal agency central authority to make certain dete ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/25/2018 - 08:49

  10. USEPA Awards Contract to Israeli Water Technology Start-up

    28 Mar 2018- 22:01 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Washington Examiner EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt announced Tuesday that his agency signed a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with the Israeli company Water-Gen to develop advanced mobi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/28/2018 - 22:01

  11. Water Implications of US Government Spending Bill

    27 Mar 2018- 09:26 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC NRDC The federal government’s fiscal year is half over, and we finally have a spending bill for the remainder of the year. The bill represents a major victory for clean water champions in Congress ove ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2018 - 09:26

  12. US Supreme Court Continues Support of Flint, Michigan Legal Actions

    20 Mar 2018- 11:29 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC PBS.org The Supreme Court is leaving in place a ruling that revived two federal lawsuits stemming from the lead-tainted water crisis in Flint, Michigan. The Supreme Court declined Monday to get involv ...

    Local Press Report - 03/20/2018 - 11:29

  13. Russian Hackers Target US Water Infrastructure

    19 Mar 2018- 12:01 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Environment News Service Russian government hackers have been targeting U.S. government entities as well as organizations in the energy, nuclear, commercial facilities, water, aviation, and critical m ...

    Local Press Report - 03/19/2018 - 12:01

  14. Four Environmental Activists Murdered Every Week Last Year, Mostly in Latin America

    16 Mar 2018- 09:49 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC New Security Beat In 2017, four environmental activists were murdered every week on average—most of them in Latin America, and most of them targeted for protesting industries like logging or mining. T ...

    Local Press Report - 03/16/2018 - 09:49

  15. UN / World Bank High Level Panel Calls For New Water Action Agenda

    15 Mar 2018- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC “Making Every Drop Count: An Agenda for Water Action”, released March 14 as the “outcome report” of a High Level Panel on Water of 11 Heads of State and a Special Advisor, calls for a fundamental ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2018 - 08:07

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