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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. "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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. Digitally-Based Decision Making To Underlie Mekong Delta Master Plan

    17 Apr 2019- 08:41 by Local Press Report AMERSFOORT Royal HaskoningDHV Royal HaskoningDHV has been selected to deliver the first integrated Master Plan for the Mekong Delta in Vietnam, funded by the World Bank. The plan will set out development orientatio ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2019 - 08:41

  12. Netherlands Invests In Larger Reservoirs To Combat Drought

    6 Apr 2019- 05:18 by Local Press Report THE HAGUE NLTimes While perhaps more commonly known for floods than droughts, The Netherlands is allocating seven million euros to combat excessively dry seasons in the country. The money will be used to build large ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2019 - 05:18

  13. Food Retailers Call For Water, Biodiversity Audits

    30 Mar 2019- 06:51 by Local Press Report ROTTERDAM Eurofruit GlobalGAP- the worldwide standard for good agricultural practices- has reported considerable demand from retailers for it to introduce audits and certification that covers environmental issues s ...

    Local Press Report - 03/30/2019 - 06:51

  14. Heineken Issues Water Stewardship Pledge

    21 Mar 2019- 09:30 by Local Press Report AMSTERDAM Drinks Insight Dutch brewer Heineken has announced its ‘Every Drop’ initiative dedicated to water protection. The company’s targets for include 2030 maximising water circularity using recovery, reuse and ...

    Local Press Report - 03/21/2019 - 09:30

  15. No Shit: Wastewater Analysis Reveals Europe's Drug Habits

    18 Mar 2019- 09:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LISBON, Portugal The European Monitoring Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction has released a new report that analyzes wastewater from seventy European locations (“cities”) to investigate the drug-taking habits ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/18/2019 - 09:00

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