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  1. US Spy Resigns After White House Block On Climate Change Testimony

    16 Jul 2019- 10:29 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Washington Post A State Department intelligence official who was blocked by the White House from submitting written congressional testimony on climate change last month is resigning from his post. ...

    Local Press Report - 07/16/2019 - 10:32

  2. Trump Administration Will Veto Defense Spending Bill Because Of PFAS Protections

    13 Jul 2019- 06:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US President Donald Trump's administration is considering a veto of defense spending legislation which seeks to address PFAS chemical contamination of water resources. The Whi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 06:27

  3. US Medical Groups Call For Climate Change Commitments

    26 Jun 2019- 08:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Ahead of the first debate among the Democratic party hopeful candidates for US President, medical and public health groups have called for firm commitments to an agenda to combat c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/26/2019 - 08:10

  4. Environmental Protection Should Be Prioritized In Conflict Zones

    23 Jun 2019- 08:12 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC New Security Beat It is important to take an inclusive and tangible approach to protecting civilians by protecting the environment during armed conflicts. In recent decades, the link between conflict, ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 08:12

  5. US Craft Brewers Protest Clean Water Act Rollbacks

    24 Jun 2019- 08:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States In an open letter to the Administrator of the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), 38 breweries with operations across the country have registered their opposition to the Ag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/24/2019 - 08:03

  6. US Military, Intelligence Officials Warn Of National Security Risks

    10 Jun 2019- 07:39 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Military Times Senior US officials warned Wednesday that climate change is an increasing threat to national security, a message at odds with a broader Trump administration effort to downplay the threa ...

    Local Press Report - 06/11/2019 - 10:00

  7. US Government Admits PFAS In Wide Selection Of Food Products

    5 Jun 2019- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has disclosed that substantial levels of harmful industrial chemical compounds have been found in food products. PFAS chemicals& ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/05/2019 - 10:44

  8. $40 Million USD World Bank Support For Laos Green Growth

    3 Jun 2019- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The World Bank has announced approval of $40 Million USD credit under the Second Programmatic Green Growth Development Policy for Laos. The purpose is to support reform in the fisca ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/03/2019 - 16:02

  9. DC Mall Reflecting Pool To Be Drained For Repairs

    1 Jun 2019- 08:41 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Washington Post About 4 million gallons of water will be drained from the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool so crews can fix a broken water line that’s caused algae to form in it. “The problem with ...

    Local Press Report - 06/01/2019 - 08:41

  10. US Government Continues Attack On Climate Science

    29 May 2019- 10:49 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Now, after two years spent unraveling the policies of his predecessors, Mr. Trump and his political appointees are launching a new assault. In the next few months, the White House will complete the ro ...

    Local Press Report - 05/29/2019 - 10:51

  11. Sea-level Rise Could Affect 180 Million People

    27 May 2019- 08:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The effect of sea-level rise caused by climate change could be as large as the combined size of Spain, France, Germany and the UK and could affect about 180 million people in coast ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/27/2019 - 08:20

  12. World Bank Funds Phase II Of Lesotho Lowlands Water Development Project

    24 May 2019- 09:33 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC, United States The World Bank has announced $78 Million USD in funding for Phase II of the Lesotho Lowlands Water Development Project. Lesotho’s access to water supply services is relatively high compared ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 05/24/2019 - 09:33

  13. "I, Donald": Infrastructure Investment, Investigations, Impeachment And The US Imperator

    29 May 2019- 07:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States On April 30, Democratic congressional leaders Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer announced that they had reached an agreement with President Donald Trump to move forward with a "b ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2019 - 07:47

  14. World Bank Attracts $1.8 Billion USD For Oceans And Sustainable Development

    20 May 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States In two separate funding transactions May 16 and 17, the World Bank underscored commitment to its investors to support global sustainability projects. In Tokyo, the bank issued a 13 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2019 - 08:21

  15. USEPA Announces Availability of $2.6 Billion USD To Improve US Water Infrastructure

    11 May 2019- 12:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has announced the availability of $2.6 Billion USD in new funds for the State Revolving Funds (SRF) that are designated to assist sta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/11/2019 - 12:22

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