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  1. Water Activists Allege US Breach Of UN Human Rights Convention

    15 Jan 2019- 11:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States NGO Food and Water Watch has submitted a letter to the office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights alleging that the US is in breach of the UN's International Covenant on C ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2019 - 13:19

  2. "The most dangerous EPA administrator of all time": US Environmental Lobby Reacts To Nomination Of Andrew Wheeler

    13 Jan 2019- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US President Donald J Trump is set to nominate controversial former coal industry lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to head up the country's Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), a m ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 10:36

  3. US Water Organizations Urge Funding For Crucial Water Infrastructure

    13 Jan 2019- 08:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US water organizations have sent a letter to Congress urging funding for the country's crucial water infrastructure. The January 10 letter from a coalition of 91 national, sta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 08:32

  4. Could Water Supply To White House Be Cut Off Because Of Deadbeat Bill Payer?

    11 Jan 2019- 10:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Water authorities in the capital city of the United States face an interesting decision (ish)- should a non-bill-paying White House be cut off from water supply? The Board of Direc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/11/2019 - 10:39

  5. US Approaches To PFAS Contamination Broken Down State By State

    11 Jan 2019- 08:50 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC New Food Magazine A new analysis shows variation in the way state and federal regulators manage PFAS contaminants in drinking water, with some states adopting guideline levels that are more health pro ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2019 - 08:50

  6. Trump Will Appoint New Leader Of World's Biggest Water Infrastructure Lender. Could It Be Ivanka?

    11 Jan 2019- 07:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States It has been reported that US President Donald J Trump is considering his daughter Ivanka for the soon-to-be-vacant Presidency of the World Bank Group. The Financial Times described ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 07:06

  7. Nubian Aquifer Radiation Levels Pose Health Risk

    7 Jan 2019- 07:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New analysis of water in the world's largest fossil water aquifer system has revealed elevated levels of radium. Research into the Nubian aquifer at the eastern end of the Saha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/07/2019 - 07:29

  8. US Announces New Energy-Water Desal Hub

    3 Jan 2019- 08:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Department of Energy (USDOE) has announced the establishment of an Energy-Water Desalination Hub which is slated to receive up to $100 Million USD subject to appropriations. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/03/2019 - 08:04

  9. Deregulation Of Mountaintop Removal Endangers Health Of US Mining Communities

    14 Dec 2018- 09:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New research published by advocacy group Human Rights Watch claims that the Trump administration and the United States Congress have endangered public health in mining communities. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/14/2018 - 09:43

  10. USDA Invests in Water and Wastewater Infrastructure in 46 States

    12 Dec 2018- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has earmarked up to $2.4 Billion USD for water and environmental infrastructure projects in 46 states, affecting 936,000 rural Americans. In ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/12/2018 - 10:46

  11. Funding For Drinking Water Supply In Northern Haiti

    12 Dec 2018- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC, United States The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has approved a $125 Million USD grant for a drinking water supply system in Haiti’s north region. The project will include urban, periurban, and r ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/12/2018 - 10:28

  12. Trump Administration Seeks To Dilute Water Protections

    7 Dec 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The New York Times The Trump administration is expected to put forth a proposal on Tuesday that would significantly weaken a major Obama-era regulation on clean water, according to a talking points mem ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2018 - 11:34

  13. Cities In Emerging Markets Have Potential To Attract $30 Trillion USD In Climate-related Investment

    4 Dec 2018- 07:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States Cities in emerging markets have the potential to attract more than $29.4 Trillion USD in cumulative climate-related investments by 2030 according to a new report from the Internatio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2018 - 07:03

  14. $614 Million USD WIFIA Loan For San Diego Water Purification

    4 Dec 2018- 06:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved a $614 Million USD loan to San Diego, California, about one-half the cost of the City of San Diego’s Pure Water Project. Th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2018 - 06:39

  15. NASA Enlists Private Companies For Moon Water Hunt

    30 Nov 2018- 05:41 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Quartz The US space agency is kicking off a $2.6 Billion USD push to hire private companies to ferry scientific instruments to the Moon. NASA did not explain why the companies were selected, or how fu ...

    Local Press Report - 11/30/2018 - 05:41

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