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  1. Week-long Heatwave Hits Europe

    26 Jun 2019- 07:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Paris, France European meteorologists June 25 predicted that temperatures across the continent would reach or exceed 40 degrees Centigrade by the end of this week. French authorities have extended public swimm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/26/2019 - 07:58

  2. Busting European Dams

    17 Jun 2019- 08:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Europe's biggest dam-busting operation for decades has commenced with an irreparable breach in the 36-meter height Vezins Dam in northwest France. In a project that was conceived 10 years ag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2019 - 08:12

  3. Hydro Industry Assesses Climate Change Resilience

    18 May 2019- 07:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France A new guide will help the hydropower industry to assess resilience to extreme weather events. The International Hydropower Association (IHA) guide is designed to inform all hydropower projects re ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/18/2019 - 07:35

  4. Protecting River Health In The Face Of Power Sector Transformations

    13 May 2019- 06:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France On the eve of the World Hydropower Congress in Paris, WWF and The Nature Conservancy have launched an assessment of how the renewable energy revolution can solve the world’s climate and energy ch ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/13/2019 - 06:21

  5. We Must Live On Earth Differently: IPBES Report Sounds Planetary Alarm Bell

    6 May 2019- 08:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) has completed its three-year review of the effect of modern civilization on natural world, publishing i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/06/2019 - 08:56

  6. Global Report On Biodiversity And Ecosystem Services Will Be Presented Next Week

    29 Apr 2019- 11:04 by Local Press Report PARIS IPBES The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES): A definitive new global synthesis of the state of nature, ecosystems and nature's contributions to peop ...

    Local Press Report - 04/30/2019 - 11:34

  7. OECD, WWC Partner To Advance Water Security In Africa

    26 Mar 2019- 08:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France A new two-year partnership between he Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the World Water Council (WWC) in cooperation with the Kingdom of Morocco and the Republic o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2019 - 08:50

  8. Swiss Re Releases Index Based River Level Insurance Product

    13 Jan 2019- 07:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Insurance giant Swiss Re has announced a new index-based product to protect companies from the financial impact of high or low river water levels. The insurance will cover lost revenues due to bu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 07:14

  9. Karnataka Cities Appoint Suez Two Water Supply Contracts

    11 Jan 2019- 08:50 by Local Press Report PARIS Pumps and Systems Suez has won two contracts in water distribution and network management in Udupi and Puttur, two cities in the Southern Indian state of Karnataka. These 12-year contracts, worth a total of $ ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2019 - 08:50

  10. Lessons For Transboundary Aquifer Management In The Southern Americas

    2 Jan 2019- 12:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland At the November 29 event in Geneva celebrating forty years of the Genevois Aquifer Agreement, OOSKAnews caught up with international delegate Luiz Amore, former Head of Foreign Affairs of th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/02/2019 - 12:30

  11. Forty Years Of Transboundary Aquifer Cooperation

    2 Jan 2019- 12:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerand Hydrogeologist Gabriel de los Cobos, Service of Geology, Soil and Waste of the State of Geneva spoke to OOSKAnews on the occasion of the forty year anniversary of transboundary governance of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/02/2019 - 12:10

  12. A Triumph Of Innovation And Governance: Forty Years Of Cooperation On The Transboundary Genevois Aquifer

    16 Dec 2018- 11:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland A forty year success story of transboundary governance by Switzerland and France of the Genevois Aquifer ("Nappe du Genevois") was celebrated in Geneva November 29 with a one-day ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/18/2018 - 10:07

  13. Paris Pissoirs: Piss Wars, Plant Pots And Penises

    31 Aug 2018- 08:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Paris’ new “uritrottoirs” have come under further attack in recent weeks with protestors vandalizing the street urinals and feminists labelling them sexist and discriminatory. The bright red eco- ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/02/2018 - 11:28

  14. Paris Pissoirs Piss Wars

    15 Aug 2018- 06:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France New eco-friendly urinals have been placed across the city center of Paris to reduce the incidence of public urination on the streets prompting mixed reaction from Parisians. While some have welco ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/15/2018 - 06:08

  15. EDF Shuts Down Nuclear Reactors Because Water Is Too Hot

    8 Aug 2018- 08:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Electricite de France (EDF) temporarily shut down four nuclear reactors August 4 in three plants because of Europe's continuing heatwave. Two of the halted reactors belong to EDF's Bugey ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/08/2018 - 08:15

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