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  1. World Youth Parliament For Water Launches New Web Platform

    26 Mar 2020- 10:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat MONTREAL, Canada The World Youth Parliament for Water has launched a new web platform (www.youthforwater.org), showcasing members of Youth Parliaments for Water around the world, their actions and success storie ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:14

  2. Canada Court Rejects Objections To Contentious Oil Pipeline

    12 Feb 2020- 10:47 by Staff- Water Diplomat MONTREAL ONT, Canada Canada’s Federal Court of Appeal has dismissed challenges brought over the expansion of the Trans Mountain (TMX) oil pipeline system expansion project. The challenge, rejected in a 4 Februar ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:05

  3. Exploiting Municipal Wastewater For Economic And Environmental Benefits

    6 Feb 2020- 06:21 by Local Press Report HAMILTON ONT Inter Press News Service Vast amounts of valuable energy, agricultural nutrients, and water could be recovered from the world’s fast-growing volume of municipal wastewater. A new study, funded by the Go ...

    Local Press Report - 02/06/2020 - 06:21

  4. MENA: Climate Stress Fuels Unstable Political Situations

    27 Dec 2019- 07:12 by Local Press Report MONTREAL The McGill International Review While our environment might not transform in one conspicuous event, combined small changes will add up over time, and tip over into the aforementioned catastrophe. No place ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:31

  5. Toronto Launches Massive City And Lake Water Quality Improvement Program

    16 Dec 2019- 11:47 by Local Press Report TORONTO ONT CBC (Canada) City officials have launched Toronto's largest and most significant storm water management program — the Don River and Central Waterfront and Connected Project — which will halt the fl ...

    Local Press Report - 12/16/2019 - 11:47

  6. Canada: First Nation Group Launches Class Action Against Federal Government Over Poor Water Quality

    3 Dec 2019- 08:31 by Local Press Report WINNIPEG City News 1130 A chief of a First Nation in Manitoba is proposing a class action lawsuit against the federal government on behalf of her community and others that have experienced long-term boil water advis ...

    Local Press Report - 12/05/2019 - 07:01

  7. Stash Flush Pish: They're Watching You!

    25 Oct 2019- 12:10 by Local Press Report MONTREAL QUE Futurity Wastewater-based epidemiology is a rapidly developing scientific discipline with the potential for monitoring close to real-time, population-level trends in illicit drug use. By sampling a kno ...

    Local Press Report - 10/25/2019 - 12:10

  8. US Tightens Regulations On Testing Drinking Water For Lead; Critics Remain Unconvinced

    12 Oct 2019- 07:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States In a first revision of the country's Lead and Copper Rule since 1991, United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced, 10 October, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2019 - 07:39

  9. 15-Year-Old Indigenous Canadian Water Activist Participates In UN Climate Action Summit: "We Can't Eat Money Or Drink Oil"!

    28 Sep 2019- 04:22 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States For the second time in two years, 15-year-old Autumn Peltier, Anishinabek Nation (Canada) chief water commissioner went to the United Nations to participate in the UN Climate Action Su ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:38

  10. Maude Barlow Calls For "Blue Communities" To Battle Water Privatization

    9 Sep 2019- 05:39 by Local Press Report OTTAWA ON Nation of Change In her new book "Whose Water Is It, Anyway?" rights activist Maude Barlow writes not just about the hazards of water privatization but about proactive efforts that communities ar ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:41

  11. Sharing Youth Visions For Water And Peace

    10 Jul 2019- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Info MONTREAL, Canada The International Secretariat for Water, in partnership with the Geneva Water Hub and the World Youth Parliament for Water, has released a call for submissions for the Youth for Water and Peace Platfor ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/10/2019 - 10:46

  12. Survival Of The Wettest

    10 Jul 2019- 08:04 by OOSKAnews Info SASKATOON SK, Canada As a part of research about water security in the Prairie provinces of Canada, scientists from the University of Saskatchewan investigated how people cope with water problems or learn to share scar ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/10/2019 - 08:04

  13. Argentina Supreme Court Upholds Ban On Mining In Glacier Regions

    11 Jun 2019- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUENOS AIRES, Argentina The Supreme Court of Argentina has upheld the constitutionality of an environmental law that bans mining in glacial areas. A challenge to the law had been brought by Canada’s Barrick Go ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/13/2019 - 04:10

  14. Human Rights Watch Backs Canadian First Nations' Water Rights

    26 Mar 2019- 06:07 by Local Press Report TORONTO ONT Human Rights Watch World Water Day on March 22, 2019 is a reminder that many of Canada’s First Nations communities do not have safe drinking water, Chiefs of Ontario and Human Rights Watch said today. T ...

    Local Press Report - 03/26/2019 - 06:07

  15. Mounties Investigate Iceberg Water Theft

    14 Feb 2019- 11:58 by Local Press Report PORT UNION NL Saskatoon Star Phoenix Newfoundland thieves have made off with some unusual loot: Iceberg water. The Mounties say 30,000 litres were stolen from a warehouse in Port Union, N.L. They say the water — en ...

    Local Press Report - 02/14/2019 - 11:58