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  1. Climate and Water at COP24: Will We Catch the Current or Be Trapped in the Eddies?

    11 Dec 2018- 08:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATOWICE, Poland OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article, John H. Matthews, co-founder an ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/11/2018 - 08:57

  2. Increased World Bank Commitment Gives Equal Emphasis To Climate Adaptation, Mitigation

    4 Dec 2018- 08:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States As the world’s governments meet in Katowice, Poland for COP24, The World Bank Group has announced a new set of climate targets for 2021-2025 with a key priority described by the Ban ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/06/2018 - 16:54

  3. "Serious And Rapid" Investment Required To Limit Climate Change

    25 Sep 2018- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States An upcoming report by the Organization For Economic Cooperration and Development (OECD), UN Environment (UNEP)and the World Bank Group says serious and rapid investment in sustainable u ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/25/2018 - 11:27

  4. BRICS Nations Vow Enhanced Cooperation In Improving Water Infrastructure, Water Resource Management

    21 May 2018- 05:59 by OOSKAnews Info DURBAN, South Africa The Environment Ministers of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (the BRICS nations) have reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris accord in dealing with climate change worldwide. Regardi ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:27

  5. NASA "GRACE" Mission To Map Changes In Water And Ice

    8 May 2018- 11:35 by Local Press Report WARSAW Space Flight News NASA is getting ready for the launch of its next mission called the GRACE-FO (Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment Follow-On) mission. The main aim of the mission will be to observe and m ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2018 - 11:35

  6. Russian State Media Claims US Military is Looking at Water and Wartime Preparedness in Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Finland, Poland

    23 Jan 2018- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, VA Russia’s state-owned news agencies Pravda and RIA Novosti reported 22 January that the US’s Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) intends to study the infrastructure of Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Finlan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2018 - 11:28

  7. Belt and Road Forum Concludes – China Signs MoUs

    22 May 2017- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-century Maritime Silk Road, also known as the Belt and Road Initiative (B&R) and One Belt, One Road (OBOR), is a trillion dollar USD development stra ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2017 - 11:32

  8. Modern Water Installs Continuous Toxicity Monitors at Polish Water Treatment Plants

    30 Jun 2016- 08:59 by Local Press Report POZNAŃ Modern Water Modern Water plc, the owner of leading water technologies for the production of fresh water and monitoring of water quality, has recently completed the installation of its first Microtox® Contin ...

    Local Press Report - 06/30/2016 - 08:59

  9. 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

  10. Krakow’s Tap Water Gets High Marks for Quality

    15 Mar 2016- 08:40 by Local Press Report KRAKOW Krakow Post In a study by the European Benchmarking Cooperation, a nonprofit devoted to studying water quality around the world, Krakow’s water ranked only behind Singapore’s in cleanliness. Access Food Secu ...

    Local Press Report - 03/15/2016 - 08:40

  11. Czech Republic Considers Inter-Basin Transfers to Fight Drought

    15 Dec 2015- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRAGUE, Czech Republic The Czech government is considering a plan to transfer water from the Danube River to the Vltava or Elbe rivers in an effort to mitigate the effects of ongoing drought. The plan would in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/15/2015 - 10:43

  12. Two Cases of Polio Reported in Ukraine

    3 Sep 2015- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine For the first time in five years, two children from Zakarpatskaya oblast in southwestern Ukraine have contracted polio, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported this week. The children-- a 4-y ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/03/2015 - 10:01

  13. EC to Rule Next Month on Compensation for Polish Farmers

    28 Aug 2015- 08:48 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS Radio Poland EU Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan announced on Wednesday that a decision could be adopted on 7 September during a meeting of agricultural ministers of all EU countries. Climate Disast ...

    Local Press Report - 08/28/2015 - 08:48

  14. Polish Government to Compensate Farmers Affected by Drought

    26 Aug 2015- 08:59 by Local Press Report WARSAW Associated Press Poland will pay more than $135 million in compensation to the thousands of farmers who have lost crops and fodder because of drought and unusually high temperatures Polish Agriculture Minist ...

    Local Press Report - 08/26/2015 - 08:59

  15. IOC Concerned About Olympic Games’ Environmental Impacts on Beijing, Almaty

    2 Jun 2015- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LAUSANNE, Switzerland Beijing’s bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics could have a negative impact on the country’s water resources, according to an International Olympic Committee (IOC) report released on June ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/02/2015 - 10:06

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