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  1. Saudi Adsorption Desal and Cooling Facility Opens

    21 Sep 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The world’s first and largest seawater desalination and cooling plant has opened near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Adsorption Desalination and Cooling (ADC) will be used commercially in Saudi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/21/2016 - 11:34

  2. OOSKAnews Voices: World's Youth Calls for Multi-generational Engagement in Water Challenges

    20 Sep 2016- 09:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VALLETTA, Malta, MONTREAL, Canada OOSKAnews Voices  is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/20/2016 - 09:55

  3. 5+5 Dialogue Adopts Common Strategy for Water

    1 Apr 2015- 10:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALGIERS, Algeria The 10-member Western Mediterranean Forum, commonly referred to as the "5+5 Dialogue," this week adopted a common strategy on water, emphasizing the need for an integrated management ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/01/2015 - 10:33

  4. Sixty-Nine Countries Facing Extreme Competition for Water: WRI

    18 Dec 2013- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States A new study by Washington, DC-based research group the World Resources Institute (WRI) found that 69 of countries around the world are facing extreme competition for water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/18/2013 - 10:20

  5. European Parliamentary Members Want Improved Water Conservation

    "Water must be used efficiently. We must reduce overall consumption, in particular in areas with water scarcity," Richard Seeber MEP said as he summarised the goals of Europe's future water policy as Parliament's Environment, Public ...

    Local Press Report - 06/01/2012 - 11:48

  6. EC Evaluates Members’ Progress on Water Scarcity, Drought

    30 Mar 2011- 09:15 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS European Commission The European Commission has issued a report evaluating member states’ progress in addressing water scarcity and droughts. It found that in 2009-10, water scarcity occurred in Southern ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2013 - 17:35

  7. Czech Republic to Conduct New Survey of Water Resources

    16 Feb 2011- 09:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The government of the Czech Republic will spend $35 million USD-- mainly provided from European Union funds-- in the next five years to conduct a new survey of water in at least some ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 15:12

  8. Malteser International to Help Rebuild Infrastructure in Pakistan

    13 Sep 2010- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VALLETTA, Malta The Order of Malta's global humanitarian aid relief service, Malteser International, is undertaking a major infrastructure rebuilding and rehabilitation drive in flood-hit Pakistan, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 10:00

  9. EC Asks 10 Countries to Comply With Environmental Legislation

    30 Jun 2010- 14:47 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS, Belgium eGov Monitor The European Commission Is requesting that 10 member states — Belgium, Bulgaria, Estonia, France, Portugal, Latvia, Finland, Poland, Malta and Slovakia — comply with European Union ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 18:00