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  1. COVID-19 Recovery Support For African Water Facility

    17 Dec 2020- 10:03 by Staff- Water Diplomat HELSINKI, Finland The Nordic Development Fund (NDF) has announced approval of a $9 Million USD grant to the African Water Facility (AWF) for COVID-19 recovery. The funds will enhance investments and preparation ...

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

  2. Moomins Protect Baltic

    19 Jul 2019- 13:12 by Local Press Report HELSINKI Yle Uutiset Moomin Characters Ltd, the limited liability company that controls the image and licensing rights of the Moomin characters, plans to raise one million euros next year to protect the Baltic Sea. ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2019 - 13:12

  3. US Government Admits PFAS In Wide Selection Of Food Products

    5 Jun 2019- 10:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has disclosed that substantial levels of harmful industrial chemical compounds have been found in food products. PFAS chemicals& ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/05/2019 - 10:44

  4. Nordic Investment Bank Issues First "Blue Bond"

    30 Jan 2019- 08:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HELSINKI, Finland The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) traded its first Nordic-Baltic Blue Bond January 24. The 5-year $220 Million USD bond will support investments in water resource management and protection. Is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2019 - 08:20

  5. Trump-Shaped Lake In Finland: Is It A Sign Of The Acopalypse? (Probably Not)

    7 May 2018- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HELSINKI, Finland A Finnish man has come across a body of water with a familiar silhouette (here's a link to the image), sharing his discovery on social media. US President Trump’s natural water doppelgang ...

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

  6. EIB Funds $49.3 Million USD Loan to Kemira for Water and Chemicals R & D

    4 Apr 2018- 11:23 by Local Press Report HELSINKI Energy News Live The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a $49.3 million (£35m) loan with Finnish chemicals company Kemira Oyj. The financing will support research and development into optimising wate ...

    Local Press Report - 04/04/2018 - 11:23

  7. Russian State Media Claims US Military is Looking at Water and Wartime Preparedness in Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Finland, Poland

    23 Jan 2018- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA Russia’s state-owned news agencies Pravda and RIA Novosti reported 22 January that the US’s Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) intends to study the infrastructure of Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Finlan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2018 - 11:28

  8. EWP Summit Urges Water Stewardship to Drive Sustainable Development

    6 Jul 2015- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium Water stewardship should be the basis for smart investment, and can drive sustainable development and ensure water security and economic growth, the Finnish Representation to the European Unio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/06/2015 - 10:43

  9. 40 Percent of Mekong Delta Could Be Lost to Rising Sea Levels, Dams

    4 Feb 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam Some 40 percent of the Mekong Delta could be lost over the next 100 years because of rising sea levels, and those losses could be even higher if riparian countries continue to build da ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/04/2015 - 10:05

  10. Xylem to Provide Pumps for Laos' Xayaburi Dam

    21 Aug 2014- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RYE BROOK, NY, United States Global water technology provider Xylem Inc. has won a $19.6 million USD contract to provide fish pass pumps for Laos' controversial Xayaburi Dam project on the Mekong River, t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/21/2014 - 10:24

  11. Leningrad Region Announces Plan to Improve Water Treatment Plants

    28 Apr 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ST. PETERSBURG, Russia Russia’s Leningrad Region, the large administrative area surrounding the city of St. Petersburg, has announced a new $21 million USD project to improve its freshwater treatment plants. T ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/28/2014 - 10:00

  12. St. Petersburg Updates Industrial Wastewater Regulations

    15 Apr 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ST. PETERSBURG, Russia The St. Petersburg Vodokanal (water company) has updated its policies on treating industrial wastewater to reflect advances in technology and as part of the work contributing to the Year ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/15/2014 - 10:00

  13. EU to Address Drinking Water Access Laws Based on Citizens Initiative

    25 Mar 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Union will examine legislation dealing with access to drinking water, in response to the regional bloc’s first successful citizens’ initiative. “We will launch an EU-wide public ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/25/2014 - 10:10

  14. Russia, Finland, Estonia Launch Initiative to Protect Baltic Sea

    23 Jan 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HELSINKI, Finland On January 21, Finland, Russia and Estonia came together at a ceremony in Helsinki to begin work on projects associated with the “Year of the Gulf of Finland.” The Gulf is the thin stretch of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2014 - 13:20

  15. Finnish Firms Help China’s Guangxi Province With Water Management

    5 Dec 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HELSINKI, Finland Finnish renewable packaging firm Stora Enso has teamed with water efficiency firm Kemira to provide a water management solution in the Beihai region in the southern Chinese province of Guangxi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/06/2013 - 10:06