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12 Apr 2018- 11:44 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC World Resources Institute The World Resources Institute (WRI) looks beyond Cape Town's "Day Zero" crisis and examines certain indicators to get a sense of other countries' vulnera ...
Local Press Report - 04/12/2018 - 11:44
20 Mar 2018- 11:20 by Local Press Report MADRID Inside the Games The International Triathlon Union (ITU) has been forced to cancel this year's World Cup meeting in Madrid due to a lack of guarantees over water quality. Access Climate Scarcity Social ...
Local Press Report - 03/20/2018 - 11:20
8 Mar 2018- 07:59 by Local Press Report MADRID Eurofruit More than 15,000 growers from Murcia, Alicante and Almeria are holding a demonstration in Madrid on Wednesday to demand action to solve the water shortage affecting the agricultural sector. Marching ...
Local Press Report - 03/08/2018 - 07:59
1 Feb 2018- 06:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg The European Court of Auditors (ECA) is conducting an audit on the European Union’s (EU) strategic framework for combating desertification to examine whether risk of desertification in EU ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/01/2018 - 06:34
28 Jun 2017- 13:23 by Local Press Report ZARAGOZA Science Daily Researchers have analyzed drinking water and detected oocysts of Cryptosporidium and cysts of Giardia, two protozoa that cause outbreaks of diarrhea in humans. The levels detected are very lo ...
Local Press Report - 06/28/2017 - 13:23
12 Jun 2017- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres visited the Aral Sea, June 10 – once the world's fourth largest inland sea, that has now shrunk to about a quarter of its ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/12/2017 - 10:43
27 Apr 2017- 06:52 by Local Press Report BARCELONA Engadget When you imagine what a rocky, habitable planet;looks like, it's easy to picture an alternate Earth where land and oceans exist in an ideal balance. Unfortunately, that's not necessaril ...
Local Press Report - 04/27/2017 - 06:52
22 Sep 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report BARCELONA Phys.org When there are no data due to a lack of hydrometric station, interviews to neighbours and air photographs of water environment are the effective methods to collect information on the water regime ...
Local Press Report - 09/22/2016 - 08:39
22 Sep 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report BARCELONA Business Wire European utilities are planning to invest US$526 billion in water and wastewater infrastructure between 2016 and 2025, according to new forecasts. A combination of drivers including utility ...
Local Press Report - 09/22/2016 - 08:39
21 Sep 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent RIYADH, Saudi Arabia The world’s first and largest seawater desalination and cooling plant has opened near Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Adsorption Desalination and Cooling (ADC) will be used commercially in Saudi Ara ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/21/2016 - 11:34
13 Jul 2016- 09:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SINGAPORE One of the “Hot Topics” at Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) was asset optimization, and experts from around the world shared their insights on the latest developments. Analyzing Asset Perfor ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2016 - 09:58
4 Mar 2016- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The recent drought in the eastern Mediterranean region, which affected Cyprus, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, the Palestinian Authority, Syria, and Turkey, is likely the worst in the past ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/04/2016 - 10:17
Correction: OOSKAnews Voices: Tackling the Increasing Challenges of Agricultural Groundwater Use: The Role of Policies
11 Jan 2016- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The OOSKAnews Voices piece published on January 7, 2016 contained an error. The sixth paragraph should read as follows: "In OECD countries, groundwater is primarily used for agricultural irr ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/11/2016 - 10:14
OOSKAnews Voices: Tackling the Increasing Challenges of Agricultural Groundwater Use: The Role of Policy
7 Jan 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/10/2016 - 16:01
3 Dec 2015- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France The third day of the COP21 climate talks in Paris on December 2nd, designated “Resilience Day,” saw a number of initiatives launched under the Lima to Paris Action Agenda (LPAA). The LPAA seeks to ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/03/2015 - 10:15