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  1. Marrakesh Action Proclamation (Hmmm, No Mention of Water)

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco Ambassador Aziz Mekouar yesterday (November 17th) issued COP22’s “Marrakech Action Proclamation For Our Climate And Sustainable Development” on behalf of 196 countries participating in the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 11:38

  2. COP23: Fiji Presidency Welcomed by Water Communities

    18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco It was confirmed November 17th that Fiji will hold the Presidency of the UNFCCC’s COP23. The event will be physically hosted in Bonn, Germany, in November 2017. Speaking on behalf of the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 01:44

  3. Namibia in Talks With KfW to Finance Desalination Plant Study

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WINDHOEK, Namibia The Namibian government is holding talks with German development bank KfW on financing the feasibility study for construction of a desalination plant in the Erongo region. The study is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 11:17

  4. COP23: Fiji and Bonn

    16 Nov 2016- 12:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco The presidency at next year's UN Climate Conference (COP23) will pass to Fiji, with the event to be physically hosted in Bonn, Germany. Fiji submitted a bid for the presidency at COP22 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/16/2016 - 12:05

  5. Moroccan NGO Wins Climate Prize for Water Project

    30 Sep 2016- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany Morocco-based NGO Dar Si Hmad was on 29th September awarded a UN Climate Change prize for fog-water harvesting, under the United Nations Framework for Climate Change (UNFCCC) focus area on “Women ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2016 - 11:48

  6. Bayer Offers $65bn for Control of Monsanto

    6 Sep 2016- 07:18 by Local Press Report MUNICH BBC News Germany's Bayer has raised its offer for Monsanto to $65bn (£49bn), or $127.50 a share, in a bid to create a global seeds and pesticides giant. Bayer said it was in advanced talks with Monsanto, ...

    Local Press Report - 09/06/2016 - 07:18

  7. 2016 World Risk Report Published

    25 Aug 2016- 10:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERLIN, Germany United Nations University- Institute for Environment Human Security (UNU-EHS) has launched 2016’s annual World Risk Report with a core finding that inadequate infrastructure and weak logistic ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/25/2016 - 11:05

  8. Water Fern Absorbs Oil Like Green Sponge

    17 Aug 2016- 03:21 by Local Press Report KARLSRUHE Seeker German researchers have found that the pesky aquatic weed,Salvinia molesta, that covers lakes and ponds with a thick mat of floating leaves that chokes out sunlight,may be useful in soaking up ...

    Local Press Report - 08/17/2016 - 03:21

  9. Climate Change Increases Risk of War: Study

    27 Jul 2016- 09:30 by Local Press Report POTSDAM The Independent Heatwaves, droughts and other severe weather events are increasing the risk of wars breaking out across the world, scientists say they have proved. Dr. Carl Schleussner, of the Potsdam ...

    Local Press Report - 07/27/2016 - 09:30

  10. Romania’s Aquatim Signs Cooperation Agreement With German Wastewater Association

    15 Jun 2016- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TIMIȘOARA, Romania Aquatim, the regional water and sewage operator in Romania’s Timiș County, will be the first beneficiary of the new partnership between the German Wastewater Association (DWA) and the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/15/2016 - 10:08

  11. Economic, Regulatory Constraints the Main Barriers to Nutrient Recycling

    14 Jun 2016- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERLIN, Germany Economic constraints as well as outdated and sometimes incoherent legal frameworks are the main barriers to implementing nutrient recovery technologies, according to Dr. Christian Kabbe of the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/14/2016 - 09:59

  12. Corruption Impacts Basic Services in Middle East, North Africa: Transparency International

    4 May 2016- 12:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERLIN, Germany Fifty million people in the Middle East and North Africa-- nearly one-third of public service users-- have to pay bribes to access basic services including utility services, public schools, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/04/2016 - 12:03

  13. Middle East, North Africa Could Become Uninhabitable Due to High Temperatures: Study

    3 May 2016- 12:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil The Middle East and North Africa could become uninhabitable by the end of this century due to rising temperatures, creating to a significant increase in climate refugees from the region, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/03/2016 - 12:02

  14. Microbots Could Remove Lead From Water

    18 Apr 2016- 08:56 by Local Press Report STUTTGART Cosmos A swarm of tiny, self-propelling robots can clean heavy metals from contaminated water, a new study has revealed. Ecosystems Environment Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology Pollution Water ...

    Local Press Report - 04/18/2016 - 08:56

  15. Carbon Tax Could Finance Drinking Water Supply Around the World: Study

    15 Apr 2016- 08:29 by Local Press Report BERLIN Phys.org "It's possible to finance the drinking water supply in the majority of countries worldwide by the year 2030," says Dr. Michael Jacob, lead author of the study from the Mercator ...

    Local Press Report - 04/15/2016 - 08:29

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