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  1. Fish Shut Down French Nuclear Plant

    25 Jan 2021- 08:16 by Local Press Report PARIS Bloomberg Electricite de France SA had to disconnect all four reactors at its Paluel nuclear plant on France’s north coast Wednesday after a “significant and unforeseeable” number of fish got stuck in the fil ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2021 - 08:30

  2. Multi-Billion USD Funding Announced for Sahel Great Green Wall Project

    21 Jan 2021- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France In a January announcement at the the "One Planet Summit" for biodiversity, President of France Emmanuel Macron committed to a $14 Billion USD grant to scale up work on the Great Green W ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 10:30

  3. C40 Cities Commit To Climate Change Mitigation Measures

    15 Dec 2020- 10:33 by Local Press Report PARIS C40 C40 Cities today released new analysis of climate action plans from 54 cities confirming they will deliver their fair share of greenhouse gas emission reductions to keep global temperatures to the 1.5°C t ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 11:21

  4. Chad Capital's Water Network To Receive $70 Million USD Grant

    8 Dec 2020- 09:32 by Local Press Report PARIS Construction Review Online The government of Chad is set to receive a total of over $70 Million USD grant for the rehabilitation and extension of the drinking water network in N’Djamena, the capital city of th ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 10:29

  5. Paris Peace Forum: “Blue Gold: Water And Cooperation For Peace And Development”

    7 Dec 2020- 12:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat Paris, France The annual Paris Peace Forum, meeting in November, included a panel presentation / “debate”, presenting cooperation initiatives around water contributing to peace and development, highlighting hydro ...

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

  6. G20 Agriculture And Water Ministers Vow Resilient Water Management

    4 Dec 2020- 07:45 by Staff- Water Diplomat Paris, France The Agriculture and Water Ministers of the G20 nations have released a communique committing to strengthening their policy cooperation on food security and nutrition as well as their intent to work ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  7. September 2020 Was Hottest On Record

    12 Oct 2020- 10:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat PARIS, France The European Union’s Copernicus Climate Change Service has confirmed that September 2020 was 0.05°C warmer than 2019 and 0.08°C warmer than in 2016, the previous monthly records. It is possible tha ...

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

  8. International Network of Basin Organisations: Webinar 13 October

    29 Sep 2020- 07:49 by Staff- Water Diplomat PARIS, France Current environment crises such as wild forest fires in California and the Brazilian Pantanal, drought in the lower Mekong River, and floods in Senegal are all examples of disasters that are warnin ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  9. Drama Over Veolia's Bid To Takeover Rival Suez

    23 Sep 2020- 05:18 by Local Press Report PARIS EU Policies Tensions are continuing to grow following Veolia’s attempted hostile takeover of rival Suez, despite French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire’s calls for calm and hopes that a “useless war” can be a ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2020 - 08:12

  10. Drought Restricts French Nuclear Plant's Production Capacity

    20 Aug 2020- 08:36 by Local Press Report PARIS FR24 Low water levels on the Meuse could further restrict Sunday’s production at EDF Chooz nuclear power plant in northern France. The use of water by EDF is regulated by law to protect plant and animal life. ...

    Local Press Report - 08/20/2020 - 08:36

  11. Photographs: Syrian Villagers Blame Turkey For Drop In Euphrates Water Levels

    13 Aug 2020- 04:34 by Local Press Report PARIS The Observers Since May, residents of northeastern Syria have noticed a visible decrease in the Euphrates's water levels. The legendary river's source is found in Turkey, and it irrigates all of nor ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 04:34

  12. Belgian Authorities Blame French Sugar Beet Refinery Leak For Downstream Mass Fish-kill

    3 May 2020- 11:21 by Staff- Water Diplomat TOURNAI, Belgium 50-70 tonnes of fish have died in Wallonia, Belgium, blamed on contamination from a leak in a settling pond at a sugar beet refinery across the border in France. Tereos, owners of the processing ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:09

  13. "No Risk" From Coronavirus Found In Paris Water Network

    21 Apr 2020- 11:48 by Local Press Report PARIS Connexion France The Mairie of Paris has assured residents that “there is no risk from tap water”, after traces of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2- which causes Covid-19- were found in the capital’s non-potable water ...

    Local Press Report - 04/21/2020 - 11:48

  14. France: Stagnant Pipe Water Prompts Extra Chlorine Treatment

    6 Apr 2020- 10:30 by Local Press Report STRASBOURG Connexion France Over the past few weeks, as many businesses have closed due to the Covid-19 crisis, in some regions, overall water consumption has dropped. As a result, more water has been sitting stagna ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2020 - 10:30

  15. 2020 Water, Sanitation And Hygiene Barometer

    26 Mar 2020- 07:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat PARIS, France International humanitarian group Solidarites International this month released its 2020 "Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Barometer"  highlighting lack of access to safe drinking water and s ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:00