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  1. Malta Farmers Experience Sudden Reduction In Water For Irrigation

    19 May 2019- 12:35 by Local Press Report VALLETTA Times of Malta Farmers with fields in the south of the island have complained about a sudden reduction in water for irrigation, which they say is the result of concurrent work on two reservoirs. Over 200 f ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2019 - 12:35

  2. Progress In EU Funded Malta Water Projects

    28 Oct 2018- 06:45 by Local Press Report GOZO The Malta Independent The Water Services Corporation is delighted to announce that it has awarded the tender for the development of a state-of-the-art reverse osmosis in Gozo and that it has also issued anothe ...

    Local Press Report - 10/28/2018 - 06:45

  3. Climate Change Brings Particular Water Challenges To Small Countries

    29 Jun 2018- 09:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent REYKJAVIK, Iceland It is estimated that direct climate change damage costs to human health will be $2–4 Billion USD a year by 2030. Small countries have to deal with particular climate change consequences such ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:15

  4. Luxemburg Has Europe's Cleanest Bathing Water, Albania Dirtiest

    29 May 2018- 16:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Luxembourg, Luxemburg Despite a slight drop in results, 85 per cent of swimming sites across Europe monitored in 2017 met the European Union's highest and most stringent 'excellent' quality stan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  5. Malta Water Tunnel May Increase Reliance On Desal

    30 Apr 2018- 08:04 by Local Press Report VALLETTA Malta Today The share of groundwater in Maltese tap water is set to decline further as a result of a proposed 9km underground tunnel that will channel water from the Pembroke Reverse Osmosis plant to a res ...

    Local Press Report - 04/30/2018 - 08:04

  6. Malta Announces $123 Million USD Water Infrastructure Investment Program

    20 Feb 2018- 10:21 by Local Press Report GOZO Independent The Water Services Corporation will be investing €100 million on a number of water infrastructure projects, which include a ‘state of the art’ reverse osmosis in Gozo. The projects were announced b ...

    Local Press Report - 02/20/2018 - 10:21

  7. Auditors Will Examine EU Strategy to Combat Desertification

    1 Feb 2018- 06:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg The European Court of Auditors (ECA) is conducting an audit on the European Union’s (EU) strategic framework for combating desertification to examine whether risk of desertification in EU ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/01/2018 - 06:34

  8. Malta Water Crisis Compared to Cape Town

    29 Jan 2018- 09:40 by Local Press Report VALLETTA Times of Malta Malta is a small, arid island, with a ballooning economy that is calling for more imported labour. It is not easy to see how the infrastructure will cope long term, especially in relation to ...

    Local Press Report - 01/29/2018 - 09:40

  9. 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 Ara ...

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

  10. Young Water Diplomacy Voices: World's Youth Calls for Multi-generational Engagement in Water Challenges

    20 Sep 2016- 09:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VALLETTA, Malta, MONTREAL, Canada Claire Pace and Sarah Dousse call for the world's youth to have a greater role in multi-generational engagement in water challenges. Claire Pace is the President of the E ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:50

  11. 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

  12. 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 resourc ...

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

  13. 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 He ...

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

  14. 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 E ...

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

  15. 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 are ...

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