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  1. Stockholm's World Water Week Highlights Water, Ecosystems, Human Development

    8 Sep 2018- 08:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Stockholm's annual water event, World Water Week, concluded August 31. The conference, organized by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), attracted more than 3,600 participa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2018 - 10:33

  2. Toxic Algae Threaten Sweden's Drinking Water

    14 Aug 2018- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Info STOCKHOLM, Sweden Toxic blue-green algae blooms are creating problems at Swedish water treatment plants as Europe's heatwave persists. The blooms thrive at higher temperatures and water purifiers are at risk of fa ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/14/2018 - 10:15

  3. Swedish Fund EQT Acquires Saur Group

    24 Jul 2018- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France French water company Saur Group has entered into exclusive takeover talks with Swedish investment firm EQT after the company had been put up for sale in April this year. Founded in 1933, Saur ser ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/24/2018 - 09:59

  4. Your Beer's Crap!

    29 May 2018- 16:32 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM, Sweden The Local A Stockholm brewery is set to launch Sweden's first beer brewed from purified sewage. A collaboration between Stockholm's Nya Carnegiebryggeriet (New Carnegie Brewery), the Swe ...

    Local Press Report - 05/29/2018 - 16:32

  5. Research Identifies Moss Capable of Removing Arsenic from Drinking Water

    17 Apr 2018- 08:45 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Stockholm University Aquatic moss, Warnstofia fluitans, which grows in northern Sweden, has the ability to quickly absorb and adsorb arsenic from water. The discovery allows for an environmentally friendl ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2018 - 08:45

  6. World Bank Urges Action over MENA Scarcity

    5 Sep 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Middle East Online The Middle East and North Africa region loses about $21 billion each year because of an inadequate supply of water and sanitation, the World Bank said on Tuesday, warning urgent action i ...

    Local Press Report - 09/05/2017 - 09:52

  7. WWF Urges Water Management for Development in Africa

    4 Sep 2017- 11:14 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM WWF A new report developed by WWF and Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev)urges economic planners to catalyse development in Africa by investing in water management, while calling on business leaders to play th ...

    Local Press Report - 09/04/2017 - 11:14

  8. Textile Pollution and the Decline of the Mao Suit

    4 Sep 2017- 11:14 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Counterview The Chinese textile industry is the largest in the world and in 2013, China accounted for 43.1 percent of global clothing exports. Textile industry, however, is hugely water-thirsty and environ ...

    Local Press Report - 09/04/2017 - 11:14

  9. Water Lawyer Stephen McCaffrey Receives 2017 Stockholm Prize

    31 Aug 2017- 07:57 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Stockholm International Water Institute In its citation, the Stockholm Water Prize Nominating Committee recognized Professor McCaffrey’s “path-breaking leadership and legal scholarship in international wa ...

    Local Press Report - 08/31/2017 - 07:57

  10. There Are Actually Two Kinds of Water

    28 Jun 2017- 13:23 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Popular Mechanics Water is actually incredibly complicated, and scientists are only beginning to understand everything about it. For instance, a group of scientists from Stockholm University recently publ ...

    Local Press Report - 06/28/2017 - 13:23

  11. Roundtable on Financing Water “Fills a Gap”

    25 May 2017- 05:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON VA, United States Last month’s inaugural meeting of the Roundtable on Financing Water gathered around 70 international participants at OECD HQ in Paris convening banks, development finance institutio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/25/2017 - 06:00

  12. 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 wat ...

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

  13. 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

  14. 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 Deve ...

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

  15. 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 s ...

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

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