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  1. New US Prez, Veep Urged To Halt Water Shutoffs On Day One

    21 Jan 2021- 12:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A broad coalition of pressure groups delivered a letter to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris a week before their inauguration urging them to use their executive powers to implement a nat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 12:20

  2. Georgia-Florida Water Dispute To Be Heard By US Supreme Court

    21 Jan 2021- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC The long running dispute regarding a river system which runs along the Georgia-Florida state line is scheduled to be heard by the US Supreme Court in February. Following three decades of feuds an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 10:19

  3. Updated US Lead Rule Falls Short In Protecting Human Health

    9 Jan 2021- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Last month, the Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) announced the first major update to the US's lead and copper rule (LCR) in nearly 30 years. The new regulation means tha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/09/2021 - 11:05

  4. Geoengineering As A Global Security Risk

    3 Jan 2021- 07:58 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Hill Climate change has been viewed as a national security threat multiplier. To offset its damage, scientists in the United States and other countries are working on technology to manipulate the c ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 07:58

  5. Climate Change Impacts On Global Internet Sustainability

    3 Jan 2021- 08:07 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Slate The internet is quite literally in deep trouble, with a potential apocalypse approaching more imminently than you may realize. In about 15 years, the waters that are rising due to the effects of ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 08:07

  6. US-funded "Mekong Dam Monitor" Launches

    17 Dec 2020- 11:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A new, United States-funded real-time data platform using remote sensing is designed to bring transparency to dam operations in China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and Cambodia. While t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/17/2020 - 11:04

  7. US Congress Close To Approval Of $9.9 Billion USD Water Resources Development Bill

    8 Dec 2020- 09:59 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Engineering News-Record A new water resources bill has taken a big step closer to approval following a US House-Senate agreement on a compromise proposal. Under a bipartisan, bicameral deal, the legisl ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 09:59

  8. Non-profit "Water Finance Exchange" To Address Rural US Water Infrastructure Funding Gap

    8 Dec 2020- 07:06 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Leading impact investors and water experts have launched a new non-profit "Water Finance Exchange" (WFX) to address funding gaps in the water sector in the United States. Th ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  9. Reactions To John Kerry As New US "Climate Czar"

    4 Dec 2020- 08:12 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States United States President-elect Joe Biden’s appointment of John Kerry as “climate czar” has been met with praise as Kerry is a leading architect of the Paris (2015) climate agreement. I ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  10. The US Fraudster And The Fake Kenya Desal Project

    28 Nov 2020- 06:26 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Business Daily The United States markets regulator (Securities and Exchange Commission) has filed charges against an American who defrauded American investors $7.2 million (Sh788.3 million) for a fake ...

    Local Press Report - 11/28/2020 - 06:26

  11. Global Water Security & Sanitation Partnership Describes Water Crisis Solutions

    22 Nov 2020- 06:51 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON, United States The 2020 Annual Report of the Global Water Security Partnership (GWSP) describes activities and impacts achieved for the twelve months through June 2020. The partnership acknowledges th ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  12. Building Resilience Against Water-related Extreme Events

    13 Nov 2020- 10:54 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Open Access Government Researchers supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) are working to find ways to minimise the adverse impacts of hurricanes, droughts, floods, and hailstorms. Atmos ...

    Local Press Report - 11/13/2020 - 10:54

  13. United States Formally Exits Paris Climate Agreement

    9 Nov 2020- 07:02 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The New York Times Au revoir, Paris Agreement. As of Wednesday, under United Nations rules, the United States is officially out of the global climate accord. Here’s a look at how it happened, what it m ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2020 - 07:15

  14. Global Energy Initiative To Tap Pumped Storage Hydropower

    10 Nov 2020- 07:11 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The International Hydropower Association (IHA) has launched a new global initiative of 11 governments and more than 60 organisations to address the urgent need for clean and reliable ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  15. USAID Support For Flood-stricken Sudan

    3 Nov 2020- 06:45 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC USAID The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), hasannounced an additional $60 million in humanitarian assistance to respond to severe flooding in the Republic o ...

    Local Press Report - 11/03/2020 - 06:58

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