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  1. Submissions Open For New "Water ChangeMaker Awards"

    7 Apr 2020- 08:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden A 60-day submission period, commencing 6 April, for the new Water ChangeMaker Awards, opened this week. The new awards, targeted to those who have shaped water decisions that have helped to buil ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 07:10

  2. World Water Week 2020 Cancelled Due To COVID-19

    7 Apr 2020- 03:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) has cancelled its World Water Week scheduled for 23-28 August 2020 in Stockholm, Sweden. After monitoring the spread of COVID-19, the institute ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 06:59

  3. Groundwater Scientist Awarded 2020 Stockholm Water Prize

    26 Mar 2020- 10:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden Dr John Cherry, a world-renowned hydrogeologist and leading authority on threats to groundwater contamination is to receive the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize in 2020. As creator of the acad ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:01

  4. Transboundary Water Cooperation Hampered By "Fake News"

    11 Jan 2020- 08:52 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden Manipulation of information and dissemination of “fake news” are having negative effects on transboundary water cooperation, according to an advisor to the Stockholm International Water Institu ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:07

  5. SIWI Chief Claims COP25 "Breakthrough For Water"

    18 Dec 2019- 07:55 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Stockholm International Water Institute Despite its shortcomings, COP25 turned out to be an important breakthrough for water on the climate agenda. Now we must make sure that all countries follow up on th ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2019 - 07:55

  6. 2019 Person Of The Year: Climate Activist Greta Thunberg

    15 Dec 2019- 08:56 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States On December 11, TIME Magazine announced its Person of The Year. Teen-aged climate activist, Greta Thunberg, will take this year’s award after a year in which she has addressed the UN C ...

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

  7. Increased Ambition, Investment And Action Required In Pursuit Of SDG 6 Goal

    22 Sep 2019- 00:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) and 23 co-signing entities have called for “wise and resilient water management [that] offers a pathway for integrated and transformative ac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/22/2019 - 00:23

  8. "Blue Peace Index" Assesses, Encourages Sustainable, Collaborative Water Resource Management

    7 Sep 2019- 09:23 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden The inaugural  Blue Peace Index, an assessment tool to measure the extent to which countries and water basins manage shared water resources in a sustainable and collaborative manner, was launche ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:40

  9. World's Poorest Suffer Under Weak Government Systems, Funding Gap: GLAAS Report

    7 Sep 2019- 08:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden The World Health Organization (WHO) and UN-Water have published the most recent version of the UN-Water Global Assessment and Analysis of Sanitation and Drinking-Water 2019 (known as the GLAAS R ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:36

  10. Source-to-Sea Sustainability Guidance For Project, Program Practitioners

    13 Jul 2019- 06:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Historically, terrestrial, freshwater and marine specialists have worked more or less independently from one another and, so far, the linkages between source-to-sea have not been fully explor ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 06:35

  11. Sweden Anticipates Another Year Of Water Shortage

    26 Apr 2019- 10:03 by Local Press Report UPPSALA The Local After a dry and hot summer, and not enough snow in the winter, ground water levels are below normal in Sweden. The shortage affects both larger repositories, which provide water to those connected ...

    Local Press Report - 04/26/2019 - 10:03

  12. Climate Change: National Adaptation Plans Technical Guidelines Launched

    8 Apr 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Global Water Partnership (GWP) has launched a new publication, "Addressing Water in National Adaptation Plans (NAP) – Water Supplement to the UNFCCC NAP Technical Guidelines". A laun ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/08/2019 - 08:21

  13. River Flow Champion Wins 2019 Stockholm Water Prize

    22 Mar 2019- 06:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Stockholm International Water Institute Dr Jackie King is named the 2019 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for game-changing contributions to global river management. She has advanced the scient ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 06:41

  14. NIB Finances Improvement Of Stockholm Wastewater Treatment

    15 Mar 2019- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Info STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Nordic Development Bank (NIB) and Käppalaförbundet, a federation of 11 Swedish municipalities, have signed a $58 Million USD 30-year loan agreement, with proceeds to be used for upgrade of wastewa ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 03/15/2019 - 10:01

  15. Nordic Investment Bank Issues First "Blue Bond"

    30 Jan 2019- 08:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HELSINKI, Finland The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) traded its first Nordic-Baltic Blue Bond January 24. The 5-year $220 Million USD bond will support investments in water resource management and protection. Is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/30/2019 - 08:20