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  1. "Valuing Water Finance Task Force" Will Address Unsustainable Corporate Water Practises

    26 Mar 2020- 13:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BOSTON MA, United States Sustainability think-tank Ceres has announced  a new task force to drive corporate action on water-related financial risks. In cooperation with leading US pension funds and internation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 13:09

  2. Rhine Riparian Nations Meet To Discuss River's Water Quality

    13 Feb 2020- 08:57 by Local Press Report AMSTERDAM NL Times Over the past two decades it has become increasingly difficult to clean water from the Rhine enough to be suitable for drinking water. Despite agreements to make the water in the river cleaner, t ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2020 - 08:57

  3. "Mammoth Dams" Could Manage Rising Sea Levels In Northern Europe?

    13 Feb 2020- 08:56 by Local Press Report TEXEL The Guardian A Dutch government scientist has proposed building two mammoth dams to completely enclose the North Sea and protect an estimated 25 million Europeans from the consequences of rising sea levels as ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:27

  4. Wetlands International Calls For More Ambitious Biodiversity Framework

    5 Feb 2020- 05:10 by Staff- Water Diplomat WAGENINGEN, Netherlands NGO Wetlands International has called for the International Organization Partners to the Convention on Wetlands to urge the Contracting Parties to the Convention to consider a more ambitio ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:09

  5. The Challenge Of Water Governance Research And Data In Central Asia

    21 Jan 2020- 07:35 by Local Press Report DELFT Flows The independence of Central Asian republics in 1991 had many consequences for water arrangements at transboundary, national and local levels. A new article provides a critical review of the research on ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:46

  6. Water's Role In Coordination And Coherence Of Climate Action

    11 Dec 2019- 11:45 by Staff- Water Diplomat ROTTERDAM, Netherlands A new background paper produced for the Global Commission on Adaptation (GCA) describes “climate-resilient water management " as "the common ground and a unifying agenda for wate ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/30/2019 - 10:02

  7. Hydro-hegemony Conference Discusses Representation And Power Structures

    10 Nov 2019- 09:53 by Local Press Report THE HAGUE Flows Representation matters in water cooperation. It relates to who sits at the table, and who decides what the problem is and how it should be addressed. It also relates to which perspectives are promot ...

    Local Press Report - 11/10/2019 - 09:53

  8. "Ocean Cleanup Technology" To Be Deployed In Rivers

    29 Oct 2019- 13:21 by Local Press Report ROTTERDAM Associated Press Dutch inventor Boyan Slat is widening his effort to clean up floating plastic from the Pacific Ocean by moving into rivers, too, using a new floating device to catch garbage before it rea ...

    Local Press Report - 10/29/2019 - 13:21

  9. Iran, Netherlands To Strengthen Water Sector Cooperation

    14 Oct 2019- 06:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEHRAN, Iran Iran and the Netherlands are considering greater cooperation between the two countries in the water and power sectors. Following a Tehran meeting, both Iranian Deputy Minister of Energy for Intern ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2019 - 11:46

  10. Local Netherlands Authorities Will Benefit From New Funding For Flood Protection, Water Management Projects

    17 Sep 2019- 09:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg A new partnership will release as much as $220 Million USD in financing to be directed mostly to flood protection and water resources management projects in the Netherlands. Local Dutch ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/17/2019 - 09:11

  11. GCA Recommends Action Areas For Water Resources Adaptation

    15 Sep 2019- 08:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The Global Commission on Adaptation (GCA) has published a report calling on governments and businesses to take action to innovate and advance climate adaptation solutions based on ne ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:33

  12. Important Netherlands Waterway Inadequate For Drinking Water

    12 Sep 2019- 13:14 by Local Press Report MAASTRICHT NL Times River water companies situated around the Maas, united in RIWA-Maas, are very concerned about a looming shortage of drinking water from the Maas. During periods of drought, the river is too vuln ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2019 - 13:14

  13. One Hundred Percent Recyclable Jeans?

    10 Jul 2019- 08:18 by OOSKAnews Info ALMERE, Netherlands Netherlands-based MUD Jeans is to receive $1.1 Million USD from green investment specialist DOEN Participaties and a north Holland sustainable development fund to improve the amount of recycled cott ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/10/2019 - 08:18

  14. International Banks Urged Not To Support Controversial Uganda Oil Pipeline

    11 Jun 2019- 12:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NIJMEGEN, Netherlands A letter on behalf of 30 international and African NGOs and activists has been sent to Standard Bank and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation urging the lenders to reconsider their initial ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/11/2019 - 12:37

  15. Netherlands Calls For Development Programming Sensitive To Both Conflict And Climate

    8 May 2019- 09:27 by Local Press Report The Hague ICRC Climate Center The Dutch government last week called for “more and better [development] programming that is both conflict- and climate-sensitive”. The Director General for International Cooperation at ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2019 - 09:27