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  1. Call for Greater Transparency in Regional Water Footprints

    18 Oct 2016- 09:31 by Local Press Report LINKOPING Environmental Research Web Water footprints cannot be used in isolation. In a new report from Sweden Environmental Institute other factors such as the crop's nutritional value per unit of land or ...

    Local Press Report - 10/18/2016 - 09:31

  2. Australia is the Latest Water Cooperation Partner for Iran

    29 Sep 2016- 07:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEHRAN The Islamic Republic of Iran and Australia this week signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation around water management. Iranian Energy Minister Hamid Chitchian said the two countries have held ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/29/2016 - 07:14

  3. Ericsson Launches Mobile Payments for Water ATM

    22 Sep 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Mobile World Live Swedish vendor Ericsson and pump manufacturer Grundfos announced a new initiative to deliver an ATM water dispenser capable of taking mobile payments in Kenya. Access Corporate Risk ...

    Local Press Report - 09/22/2016 - 08:39

  4. Cardinal Speaks of Religion’s Role in Water

    7 Sep 2016- 06:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Roman Catholic Cardinal Peter Turkson, president of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, gave a keynote address in Stockholm last week at the city’s annual World Water Week. Turkson ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/07/2016 - 06:23

  5. Stockholm Week Ends with Calls for Implementation

    6 Sep 2016- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Stockholm’s World Water Week concluded last week, with an insistence that water must be recognized as the enabler of successful implementation of the entire 2030 Agenda for Sustainable ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/06/2016 - 09:29

  6. COP22 Will Have a Day for Water

    2 Sep 2016- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Moroccan officials have confirmed that one day of November’s COP22 climate conference in Marrakesh will be dedicated to water. The “water day” is intended to bring attention to the role of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/07/2016 - 11:30

  7. Eliasson Denounces Unequal Distribution, Calls for "Hydro Diplomacy"

    2 Sep 2016- 11:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations Jan Eliasson emphasized the all-encompassing nature of water and denounced “unequal distribution” during a keynote address at Stockholm’s World ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/02/2016 - 11:44

  8. Joan Rose Receives 2016 Stockholm Water Prize

    1 Sep 2016- 04:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Professor Joan Rose was awarded the 2016 Stockholm Water Prize on August 31st, for contributions to global public health. The prize was presented by H.M. Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden, in a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/01/2016 - 09:00

  9. PepsiCo Exceeds Stewardship Goals

    1 Sep 2016- 04:47 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Edie.net During World Water Week, PepsiCo has revealed that its water stewardship efforts have led to a 26% reduction in operational water usage since 2006- exceeding its initial 20% goal. PepsiCo’s water ...

    Local Press Report - 09/01/2016 - 04:47

  10. OOSKAnews Talks: Benedito Braga of World Water Council

    31 Aug 2016- 17:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Stockhholm’s annual World Water Week gave OOSKAnews an opportunity to catch up with Benedito Braga, President of the World Water Council. OOSKAnews: Ben, very nice to meet you again; please ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/31/2016 - 17:31

  11. 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

  12. It’s That Time of Year: Stockholm’s World Water Week Convenes

    30 Aug 2016- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden The 26th annual World Water Week convenes again in Stockholm, Sweden this week under the theme “Water for Sustainable Growth.” Approximately 3,000 individuals from over 120 countries are ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/30/2016 - 10:09

  13. OOSKAnews Voices: Global Partnerships for Sustainable Groundwater Management

    29 Aug 2016- 07:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRETORIA, South Africa 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 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/29/2016 - 16:00

  14. Sustainable Growth is Focus for 2016’s Stockholm World Water Week

    26 Aug 2016- 09:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Every year world leaders, development professionals and water experts gather in Stockholm, Sweden for discussion of water- our planet’s most critical resource. This year’s gathering will ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/26/2016 - 10:24

  15. Middle East Virtual Water Merry-go-Round

    23 Aug 2016- 11:46 by Local Press Report LUND Your Middle East Are there countries with such a surplus of water that they can export large amounts of virtual water to other countries without any major local impacts? Or is virtual water leading to the ...

    Local Press Report - 08/23/2016 - 11:46

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