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  1. Living Danube Partnership For Rivers and Wetlands Awarded "Partnership Of The Year"

    13 Oct 2020- 07:53 by Staff- Water Diplomat VIENNA, Austria The Living Danube Partnership, has been awarded the “Partnership of the Year” Award for its contributions to cross-sectoral cooperation promoting conservation and restoration of rivers and wetlan ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/04/2020 - 08:14

  2. Data Initiative Will Bolster Case For Nature-based Infrastructure For Climate Adaptation

    5 Aug 2020- 06:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat VIENNA, Austria The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has launched a new initiative that will deploy financial modelling and climate change projections to establish the business case for investing in nature. An i ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:40

  3. Pumped Hydropower Storage Touted As Renewable Energy Solution

    24 Feb 2020- 06:30 by Local Press Report VIENNA SciTech Daily Seasonal pumped hydropower storage (SPHS), an already established yet infrequently used technology, could be an affordable and sustainable solution to store energy and water on an annual scale, ...

    Local Press Report - 02/24/2020 - 06:30

  4. Water Footprint Of European Power Production Measured

    22 Oct 2019- 07:10 by OOSKAnews Info VIENNA, Austria A new European Union (EU) report calls for increased investment in solar, wind and other renewable power sources to improve water use efficiency in electricity generation. Energy security for the EU is ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 10/22/2019 - 07:10

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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