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  1. World's Rivers Polluted By Antibiotics

    29 May 2019- 08:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent YORK, United Kingdom Researchers have found antibiotic pollution exceeding globally established “safe” levels in the world's rivers by as much as 300 times in some instances. Scientists looked for 14 comm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2019 - 08:14

  2. Melting Glaciers Are Releasing Historical Nuclear Contamination

    22 Apr 2019- 06:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENNA, Austria As if frozen, pox-ridden corpses, dormant (and dead) viruses and greenhouse gases weren't enough, glacier melt and permafrost retreat caused by climate change are now revealing elevated le ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/23/2019 - 12:12

  3. New Support For Kyrgyz City Water Supply

    9 Apr 2019- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom A $6.7 Million USD financing package for a drinking water project in the Kyrgyz Republic was announced April 8 by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Develoment (EBRD), the European ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/09/2019 - 07:57

  4. New EU Funding Supports River Basin Management In Estonia, Austria

    18 Feb 2019- 07:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium New European Union (EU) funding will unlock more than $3.6 Billion USD of additional support to twelve large-scale environmental and climate projects in ten member states to support Europe’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2019 - 07:48

  5. More Needs To Be Done To Achieve Aims Of EU Water Framework Directive

    27 Sep 2018- 07:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENNA, Austria Trends in European water quality and flood management and associated legal frameworks, pollution from microplastics and pharmaceuticals and the impacts of climate change were discussed at last ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/27/2018 - 07:06

  6. Iraq, Exxon Talks On Water Treatment Project End

    26 Jun 2018- 13:01 by Local Press Report VIENNA RigZone Iraq is no longer in talks with Exxon Mobil Corp for the oil major to build a giant water treatment facility vital for the OPEC member to grow its oil production capacity, the director general of the ...

    Local Press Report - 06/26/2018 - 13:01

  7. Ukraine: US OSCE Envoy Hits Out At Russia Over Security At Donetsk Filter Station

    8 May 2018- 12:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine The Chargé d’Affaires of the US Mission to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) has spoken out in strong terms to OSCE leadership about the deteriorating security sit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:18

  8. Water NGO Rights Guaranteed by European Court of Justice

    16 Feb 2018- 10:02 by Local Press Report VIENNA Euractiv Last month, after a long legal process, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) handed down a landmark ruling, granting legal standing and protection to NGOs in disputes over EU environmental law. Appli ...

    Local Press Report - 02/16/2018 - 10:02

  9. 320M USD New OPEC Development Funding

    11 Jul 2017- 09:13 by Local Press Report VIENNA Gulf News Over $320 million worth of new funding to the benefit of developing countries across the world, has been approved by the Opec Fund for International Development, OFID. OFID Director-General Suleima ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2017 - 10:33

  10. IAEA Highlights Importance of Fresh Water Conservation

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report VIENNA International Atomic Energy Agency The theme of World Water Day 2017 —Why waste water? —highlights the importance of conserving our limited freshwater resources. As more of the world’s population moves to ur ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  11. Clean Energy Production Could Upset Global Water Supplies

    14 Apr 2016- 08:24 by Local Press Report LAXENBURG Deutsche Welle Although the move from fossil fuels to renewables is accelerating, recent research out of Austria warns energy production that reduces greenhouse gas emissions may put more pressure on wate ...

    Local Press Report - 04/14/2016 - 08:24

  12. New Danube Management Plan Endorsed

    10 Feb 2016- 10:03 by Local Press Report VIENNA United Nations Information Service Cleaner, healthier and safer waters for everyone to enjoy are the objective of two new management plans for the Danube River Basin that were endorsed in Vienna today. The m ...

    Local Press Report - 02/10/2016 - 10:03

  13. Czech Republic Considers Inter-Basin Transfers to Fight Drought

    15 Dec 2015- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech government is considering a plan to transfer water from the Danube River to the Vltava or Elbe rivers in an effort to mitigate the effects of ongoing drought. The plan would in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/15/2015 - 10:43

  14. Japanese Nuclear Official Pledges to Continue Work to Contain Contaminated Water Crisis at Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    16 Sep 2015- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENNA, Austria The head of the Japan Atomic Energy Commission this week pledged to continue work to decommission reactors and contain radioactive water at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. I ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/16/2015 - 10:01

  15. World Bank, Austria, China to Finance Pakistan’s Tarbela-5 Project

    17 Aug 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The World Bank, the Austrian government and Chinese investors have expressed interest in financing Pakistan’s $800 million USD, 1,400-megawatt Tarbela Fifth Extension Hydropower Project, a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/17/2015 - 10:17

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