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  1. Climate Apocalypse Now, Horror, Horror, Say Researchers

    11 Jun 2019- 12:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States A new report on climate change from the Australian think-tank, Breakthrough National Centre for Climate Restoration, has taken a radical, almost apocalyptic view of the impact and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:25

  2. US Congress Will Hear New PFAS Legislation Next Month

    14 May 2019- 12:54 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Politico Lawmakers in both the US House and Senate are growing frustrated by the slow movement of the Trump administration in confronting the PFAS contamination that's worrying voters across the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/14/2019 - 12:55

  3. World Bank Launches $225 Million USD Sustainable Development Bond For Preservation Of Freshwater And Marine Ecosystems

    11 May 2019- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD), part of the World Bank Group, has launched a Sustainable Development Bond to raise awareness for the critical role ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/11/2019 - 10:03

  4. United States: PFAS Contaminates Drinking Water Systems Serving 19 Million People

    8 May 2019- 09:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The known extent of contamination of United States communities with the highly toxic fluorinated compounds known as PFAS continues to grow at an alarming rate. As of March 2019, at ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/08/2019 - 09:01

  5. Sixty Investment Entities Adopt "Operating Principles for Impact Management"

    22 Apr 2019- 12:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Up to 60 investment entities seeking both a good commercial return and a meaningful impact through investment have adopted a set of nine  Operating Principles for Impact Management ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/22/2019 - 12:08

  6. US Senate Votes To End Support For Saudi-led War In Yemen

    15 Mar 2019- 11:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The United States Senate approved a War Powers Resolution this week to end United States invvolvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, which has killed tens of thousands and caused w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:40

  7. US Senate Confirms Former Coal Lobbyist To Protect Nation's Water

    5 Mar 2019- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The United States Senate has confirmed Donald Trump nominee and former coal lobbyist Andrew Wheeler to be the Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/05/2019 - 08:33

  8. Former Koch Industries Exec Heads Up USEPA's PFAS Response, Raising Conflict-Of-Interest Concerns

    6 Feb 2019- 11:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The Administration of US President Donald Trump has appointed David Dunlap, a former executive of Koch Industries to manage the country’s regulation of toxic PFAS chemicals which ha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2019 - 12:38

  9. US Government Auditors Say Trump Has Hamstrung Diplomats Re Climate-caused Migration, Conflict

    21 Jan 2019- 09:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States A new report by the US Government’s General Accountability Office (GAO) criticizes actions of the administration of President Donald J Trump which, by rescinding Obama-era executi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2019 - 10:01

  10. US Climate Assessment Report Warns Of Water Security Risks; Trump: "I don't believe it"

    27 Nov 2018- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States The United States released its fourth National Climate Assessment Report last week – and it’s not looking good for water security in the North American republic. The Congressionall ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/27/2018 - 14:28

  11. OOSKAnews Publishing Schedule- Holiday Season- A Note To Newsletter Subscribers

    6 Nov 2018- 08:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States OOSKAnews will not publish its subscription-based email water news report "International Water Weekly" on Wednesday this week (November 8). Our normal weekly Wednesday pu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/09/2018 - 11:35

  12. World Bank Acknowledges Role in Indus Row

    30 Sep 2016- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Pakistan has claimed a level of support from the World Bank in the ongoing Indus Waters Treaty furor. The World Bank committed to “timely fulfilling its obligations” in a Washingt ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2016 - 10:13

  13. Obama Directs US Government on Implications of Climate Change

    23 Sep 2016- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States US President President Barack Obama, on 21st September, issued a directive memorandum to heads of the nation’s executive departments and agencies instituting a framework to ensure ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/23/2016 - 10:41

  14. US Government Pledges Support for Pakistan’s Diamer-Bhasha Dam

    9 Oct 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The US government this week pledged support for Pakistan’s massive $14 billion USD Diamer-Bhasha Dam project on the Indus River. During a Business Opportunity Conference at the US ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2014 - 10:13

  15. World Bank Denies Funding for Pakistan’s $14 Billion Diamer Bhasha Dam

    5 May 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The World Bank announced on May 2 that it would not finance Pakistan’s 4,500-megawatt, $14 billion USD Diamer Bhasha Dam on the Indus River.  The bank announced the decision during a video p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2014 - 10:00

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