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  1. Human Depletion Of Groundwater Resources Exacerbates Climate Change Impacts

    12 Jan 2021- 15:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MADRID, Spain Large swathes of land in densely populated parts of the world are subsiding rapidly as a result of groundwater depletion. Paired with rising sea levels caused by global warming, this could place ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/12/2021 - 15:51

  2. The Controversy Behind UN Report On Water Privatization

    2 Nov 2020- 10:22 by Local Press Report ALICANTE Devex Last week, U.N. Special Rapporteur On The Human Rights To Safe Drinking Water And Sanitation Léo Heller presented a report on privatization in the water and sanitation sector to the United Nations. Li ...

    Local Press Report - 11/02/2020 - 10:25

  3. COVID Traces Detected In March 2019 Barcelona Wastewater

    29 Jun 2020- 12:08 by Local Press Report BARCELONA Technology Networks Researchers detected the presence of the virus that caused the disease in samples of waste water in Barcelona, collected in March 12, 2019. These results suggest the infection was pres ...

    Local Press Report - 06/29/2020 - 12:08

  4. Residents In Southern Spain Protest Lack Of Drinking Water

    9 Jun 2020- 05:10 by Local Press Report CORDOBA The Olive Press The residents in the hamlet of Las Jaras in Cordoba have taken to the streets this past weekend in protest at being left without drinking water for more than a week. The picturesque area just ...

    Local Press Report - 06/09/2020 - 05:10

  5. Coronavirus Water Risk Assessment Urges Social Distancing

    11 May 2020- 11:15 by Local Press Report MADRID Euro Weekly News The Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) has conducted a report regarding the safety of bathing in the sea or a pool during the coronavirus crisis and ruled that transmitting the virus i ...

    Local Press Report - 05/12/2020 - 07:01

  6. Spain Cracks Down On Groundwater Theft

    25 Mar 2020- 09:22 by Local Press Report SEVILLE Phys.org Digging an illegal well to irrigate crops is a widespread practice in Spain as water becomes increasingly scarce. But around 100 such boreholes have been blocked off recently around Lucena del Puer ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:22

  7. France-Spain Cross-border River Project Shows Excellent Results

    5 Feb 2020- 05:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat BIARRITZ, France Cross-border water management project H2O Gurea announced 3 February the outcomes of a three-year project between France and Spain along the rivers Bidasoa, Nivelle and Urumea, a process that has ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:52

  8. Spanish Contractor Withdraws From Massive DRC Hydro Project

    3 Feb 2020- 07:53 by Local Press Report MADRID Global Construction Review Spanish contractor ACS has withdrawn from the 10GW Inga 3 hydroelectric project in the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is thought that ACS effectively abandoned the project at the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:29

  9. "Irresponsible" Agriculture Contaminates Spain's Aquifers

    18 Dec 2019- 07:56 by Local Press Report MADRID Euronews Almost half of Spain's groundwater reserves are polluted, according to the Ministry of Ecological Transition. Also known as aquifers, the polluted reserves are a pressing problem that affects t ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2019 - 07:56

  10. Climate Bonds Initiative Urged To Scrap Hydro Certification Scheme

    11 Dec 2019- 07:52 by Local Press Report MADRID MongaBay As world leaders, industry groups, and campaigners converge on Madrid for the climate change COP, the proponents of hydropower are out in full force, keen to profit from and perpetuate the myth of h ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:44

  11. Latin America, Caribbean Described As "Laboratory For Climate Change"

    10 Dec 2019- 11:46 by Local Press Report MADRID Barbados Today The United Nation’s World Food Programme (WFP) has described Latin America and the Caribbean as “a laboratory for climate action,” as world leaders gather in Madrid, Spain for the 25th United ...

    Local Press Report - 12/10/2019 - 11:46

  12. Marrakesh Partnership Sets Climate Action Pathway For Water

    11 Dec 2019- 10:55 by Staff- Water Diplomat BONN, Germany The Marrakesh Partnership for Global Climate Action has released its Climate Action Pathways through 2050, including a Pathway for Water, that set a “baseline” of actions and accomplishments throug ...

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

  13. Climate Change Uncertainty Means Water Uncertainty

    2 Dec 2019- 09:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat MADRID, Spain A new guidance and planning document for integrating water into climate responses. “ Watering the NDCs ” offers guiding principles and recommendations for national climate planners and decision-make ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/05/2019 - 09:22

  14. We Art Water Film Festival

    13 Nov 2019- 09:01 by Local Press Report BARCELONA We Are Water Foundation The We Art Water Film Festival is an international short-film competition organised by the We Are Water Foundation, which aims to recognize and reward the talent of all those peopl ...

    Local Press Report - 11/13/2019 - 09:01

  15. Information Update On Chile COP25, To Be Held In Madrid, Spain, 2-13 December 2019

    20 Nov 2019- 12:07 by OOSKAnews Info BONN, Germany The Bureau of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has announced an update to certain details following the offer of the Government of Spain to host the ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 11/20/2019 - 12:07