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  1. “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 ...

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

  2. Lake Urmia is Almost Dry

    11 Nov 2016- 08:15 by Local Press Report WAGENINGEN UPI A new study, published this week in the Journal of Great Lakes Research, is the first to examine the causes of Urmia's decline. The conclusion: both human impact and climate change are to blame. ...

    Local Press Report - 11/11/2016 - 08:15

  3. Water Footprint: Key to Sustainable Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

    9 Nov 2016- 12:28 by Local Press Report THE HAGUE Water Footprint Network Water Footprint Network has published Water Footprint Profiles of seven Sub-Saharan African countries: Benin, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Mali, Mozambique and Rwanda. This is the first ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2016 - 12:28

  4. Water is Key to Implementation of Climate Adaptation

    30 Aug 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden A high-level international seminar, “Water to Guide the Implementation of the (COP 21) Paris Agreement,” will convene on September 1st at Stockholm’s 26th World Water Week. The event will be ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/30/2016 - 10:08

  5. Earth's Surface Water Shifts: Report

    26 Aug 2016- 09:55 by Local Press Report DELFT BBC News Scientists have used satellite images to study how the water on the Earth's surface has changed over 30 years. They found that 115,000 sq km (44,000 sq miles) of land is now covered in water and ...

    Local Press Report - 08/26/2016 - 09:55

  6. Chemical Plants, Water Supply Targets of Choice for Terrorists in Europe: Europol

    22 Jul 2016- 09:53 by Local Press Report THE HAGUE The Times Chemical plants are becoming a “target of choice” for terrorists who may also try to contaminate water supplies or infiltrate nuclear sites, according to Europe’s law enforcement agency. ...

    Local Press Report - 07/22/2016 - 09:53

  7. Economic, Regulatory Constraints the Main Barriers to Nutrient Recycling

    14 Jun 2016- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BERLIN, Germany Economic constraints as well as outdated and sometimes incoherent legal frameworks are the main barriers to implementing nutrient recovery technologies, according to Dr. Christian Kabbe of the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/14/2016 - 09:59

  8. Climate Resilience in Urban Water Policy

    27 May 2016- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE The concept of “water resilience” appears everywhere from the UN Sustainable Development Goals and the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk reduction to national and city policy statements. Senior ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/27/2016 - 10:11

  9. Kardan Seeks to Sell Tahal Water Unit for $150 Million

    25 May 2016- 08:40 by Local Press Report AMSTERDAM Bloomberg Kardan NV is exploring a sale of its waste-water management unit, Tahal Group International. The company is seeking approximately $150 million. Kardan, based in Amsterdam and with offices in ...

    Local Press Report - 05/25/2016 - 08:41

  10. Growth of Coal-Fired Power Could Lead to Water Crises, Conflicts Around the World: Greenpeace

    24 Mar 2016- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent AMSTERDAM, Netherlands The life cycle of coal-generated electricity-- from mining and washing to burning and waste management-- has major impacts on freshwater systems around the world. In many countries, coal ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/24/2016 - 10:04

  11. OECD Highlights Need for Action on Urban Water Governance

    2 Mar 2016- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LEEUWARDEN, Netherlands Water management is not just an issue for cities in developing countries-- those in developed countries cannot afford to take their current levels of water security and service delivery ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/02/2016 - 11:27

  12. EIP Water Issues Leeuwarden Declaration on Why and How to Drive Water Innovation in Europe

    24 Feb 2016- 11:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LEEUWARDEN, The Netherlands Participants at the 3rd conference of the European Innovation Partnership on Water (EIP Water)-- held in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands, on February 10th under the theme "How is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/24/2016 - 11:28

  13. Global Water Scarcity Affects More People Than Previously Thought: Study

    15 Feb 2016- 11:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ENSCHEDE, Netherlands Over 4 billion people-- some two-thirds of the world’s population-- face water scarcity for at least one month every year, according to a new analysis from researchers from the University ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/15/2016 - 11:16

  14. EIP Water Conference Discuss Water Innovation Activities and Recommendations

    11 Feb 2016- 09:13 by Local Press Report LEEUWARDEN Netherlands EU Presidency 2016 Environment minister Melanie Schultz van Haegen opened the third European Innovation Partnership (EIP) Water Conference in the Frisian provincial capital, Leeuwarden, on 10 ...

    Local Press Report - 02/11/2016 - 09:13

  15. Rabobank Report Looks at Water Markets as Tool for Proper Allocation

    11 Feb 2016- 09:10 by Local Press Report UTRECHT Rabobank The world must increase its usable water supply and effectively manage water demand. These are the key findings in a new report from Rabobank. The report “Agricultural Water-- Free Flowing Markets ...

    Local Press Report - 02/11/2016 - 09:10

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