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  1. New Water Pipeline Inaugurated In Caribbean Island Of Saba

    2 May 2018- 12:00 by OOSKAnews Info THE BOTTOM, Saba A new water transport system from Fort Bay Harbour to The Bottom in Saba has been inaugurated. The new waterline, which was built last year, will significantly reduce the water price to $60 USD per 1,00 ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:28

  2. IHE Models Hotspots of Pharmaceutical Contamination of Water

    12 Apr 2018- 09:26 by Local Press Report DELFT IHE Delft Human and veterinary uses of pharmaceuticals lead to high concentration of these compounds in wastewater, which is often not sufficiently collected and treated in wastewater treatment plants, thus p ...

    Local Press Report - 04/12/2018 - 09:26

  3. New Phone App Promises to Measure Water Pollution

    27 Mar 2018- 09:26 by Local Press Report LEIDEN Phys.org Leiden astronomers and ecologists are developing an instrument that lets people measure the quality of surface water with a smartphone.This international citizen science project, MONOCLE, is a colla ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2018 - 09:26

  4. Amsterdam is Highest: Wastewater Contains Most Ecstasy in Europe

    8 Mar 2018- 07:59 by Local Press Report AMSTERDAM NL Times The wastewater in Amsterdam contains the highest concentration of ecstasy residues in Europe, and Eindhoven is in second place, according to a waste water analysis by the European Monitoring Cente ...

    Local Press Report - 03/08/2018 - 07:59

  5. Nicaragua Must Pay Costa Rica $380,000 USD for Wetlands Damage and Withdraw Troops

    5 Feb 2018- 07:54 by Local Press Report The Hague The Tico Times The International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague ruled Friday that Costa Rica owns the north side of Isla Portillo and that Nicaragua must end its military presence in the area. The rul ...

    Local Press Report - 02/05/2018 - 07:54

  6. ”Too Much, Too Quickly”: UNFCCC COP23 and the Sharpening Mind

    25 Jan 2018- 04:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS OR, United States   OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platfo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2018 - 08:00

  7. ING Group Commits $122 Million USD to Sustainable Investments

    22 Jan 2018- 09:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMSTERDAM, Netherlands Dutch multinational bank ING Group announced January 18 commitment of EUR 100 Million ($122 Million USD) of capital for investments to support sustainable “scale-ups” with proven concept ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/22/2018 - 09:29

  8. COP23 Underway, Syria Signs Up, Fiji Presidency, Water Action Day, Calls for Investment in Climate Adaptation, COPS and Robbers, More…

    7 Nov 2017- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany COP23 Underway, Syria Says "We're in!", US Isolated Action Day for Water World Water Council Calls for Financing for New Water Infrastructure and Maintenance Oil Majors Named and Sh ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2017 - 11:11

  9. Study Models Glacier Melt (It's Bad News)

    15 Sep 2017- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Info UTRECHT Discover Magazine In a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature, researchers have modeled all the glaciers in Asia to try to unravel what will happen to them as Earth warms even more. Their results show ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 09/15/2017 - 10:24

  10. Beer: New Zealand Water Problems, “Water Positive” Beer, Heineken Helps Out New York and More

    18 Aug 2017- 10:35 by OOSKAnews Info Warrenton VA, United States Citizens of Dunedin, New Zealand face days of disrupted water supplies this week following the August 14th discovery that “raw” untreated water has been entering the drinking supply (New Zea ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/18/2017 - 10:35

  11. New Netherlands Approach to Flooding

    19 Jul 2017- 12:54 by Local Press Report DELFT Public Radio International Only 50 percent of the Netherlands is more than a few feet above sea level, so over the centuries the Dutch have become expert at water management. Ten years ago, the Netherlands de ...

    Local Press Report - 07/19/2017 - 12:54

  12. Mega-Dams Push Scarcity Downstream

    19 Jun 2017- 06:05 by Local Press Report AMSTERDAM New Scientist Almost a quarter of the global population experiences significant decreases in water availability through human interventions on rivers, says Ted Veldkamp at Vrije University in Amsterdam, t ...

    Local Press Report - 06/19/2017 - 06:05

  13. Wetlands Degradation in The Sahel Linked to Human Migration, Conflict

    22 May 2017- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDE, Netherlands A report published this week presents the case for improving the condition of the wetlands of Africa’s Sahel as part of a strategy to address human migration and its links to the degradation o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/02/2018 - 11:31

  14. Water Footprint Network Projects Soybean Disruption

    8 May 2017- 12:51 by Local Press Report THE HAGUE Climate Central Water scarcity half a world away caused by climate change could push up prices for meat and dairy products in Europe by disrupting supplies of soybean, which is widely used as feed for live ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2017 - 12:51

  15. “UN-Water” – a World Water Day Campaign

    31 Jan 2017- 13:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMSTERDAM, Netherlands UN-Water, a coagulation of United Nations agencies, has declared that World Water Day (22nd March, 2017) is “all about wastewater, and how we should be reducing and reusing it rather tha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/31/2017 - 13:01

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