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  1. Plugging The Leaks In England's Water Systems

    24 Mar 2020- 10:15 by Local Press Report LONDON The Ecologist A long-term plan has been developed to prevent water shortages in England by 2050 through dramatically reducing demand and halving leakages. The Environment Agency's National Framework for ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:22

  2. Treated Wastewater May Be Feasible And Safe For Aquaculture

    18 Mar 2020- 12:08 by Local Press Report LONDON Undercurrent News A team of Israeli researchers have found that using tertiary treated wastewater (TTWW) for aquaculture purposes has minimal effects on fish survival, growth and immune functions, meaning it ...

    Local Press Report - 03/18/2020 - 12:08

  3. Toilet Paper Substitutes Could Overwhelm UK Wastewater Systems

    18 Mar 2020- 12:07 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian Consumers have been warned of the dangers of substituting kitchen roll and wet wipes for toilet paper which – if flushed down the loo – could overwhelm the UK’s sewers. Innocent consumer substit ...

    Local Press Report - 03/18/2020 - 12:07

  4. New Coalition To Unlock Climate Finance For Water Services

    17 Mar 2020- 11:50 by Local Press Report LONDON Devex A new high-level expert group plans to develop proposals to unlock more climate finance, specifically for improved water services in low- and middle-income countries, before the 2020 United Nations Cli ...

    Local Press Report - 03/17/2020 - 11:50

  5. Polar Ice Loss Tracks To IPCC Worst-case Scenario

    15 Mar 2020- 12:46 by Local Press Report LEEDS Greenland and Antarctica are losing ice faster than in the 1990s and are both tracking the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s worst-case climate warming scenario. The Ice Sheet Mass Balance Intercomp ...

    Local Press Report - 03/15/2020 - 12:46

  6. "We Have To Aim High In Glasgow": Guterres

    12 Mar 2020- 12:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States The year 2020 will be pivotal for climate action if the world is to control ever worsening impacts and indicators of climate change before it is too late, according to United Nations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/12/2020 - 12:08

  7. Israel Should Stop "Hoarding" The Jordan River

    12 Mar 2020- 10:03 by Local Press Report NORWICH The Conversation Two areas farmed by Israelis for more than 50 years have recently been returned to neighbouring Jordan. The return of the lands was made possible by remarkably far-sighted clauses inserted ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2020 - 10:03

  8. Prince Charles Talks Coronavirus, Climate Change In WaterAid Address

    12 Mar 2020- 10:05 by Local Press Report LONDON Thomson Reuters Foundation The growing global coronavirus outbreak is making already complex efforts to speed up action on climate change more challenging, Britain's Prince Charles said on Tuesday. The ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2020 - 10:08

  9. REMINDER-- TUNE IN 20 MARCH: aquaNOW Audience, "Water And The Climate Crisis"

    11 Mar 2020- 12:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, United Kingdom This article has been updated to reflect changes in Scottish Government guidance for societal contact associated with the coronavirus Tune in 1.30 PM UK time Friday 20 March HERE for ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/19/2020 - 10:25

  10. Climate Change Finance Is Short-changing The World's Most Vulnerable

    6 Mar 2020- 10:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom New analysis from NGO WaterAid reveals that only a very small proportion of climate finance (for both mitigaton and adaptation) reaches the most vulnerable countries or is spent addressin ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/06/2020 - 10:41

  11. Coronavirus Hits Danone Water Bottling Operations

    2 Mar 2020- 09:33 by Local Press Report LONDON Just-Drinks The outlook for Danone's bottled water operations this year has been thrown into doubt because its Mizone production facility is in the Chinese city at the center of the coronavirus outbreak. ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2020 - 09:33

  12. UK Environment Chief Calls For New Focus On Climate Change Resilience

    29 Feb 2020- 15:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Sir James Bevan, Chief Executive of the Environment Agency of England Wales, has suggested that new approaches must be taken in dealing with climate change, citing devastation caused by  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/29/2020 - 15:20

  13. Future Directions For The Blue Peace Process

    24 Feb 2020- 08:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Participants at an international conference to celebrate the “Blue Peace Decade”, held in London, United Kingdom 17-18 February, reflected on the evolution of Blue Peace in the last decade ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:14

  14. How The World Is Failing Its Children's Health

    29 Feb 2020- 15:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Over forty child and adolescent health experts have called for radical changes to global thinking and management of children’s health. A Commission convened by the World Health Organisat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/29/2020 - 15:36

  15. UK: Thames Water Will Not Resist Regulator's Crackdown On Profits

    20 Feb 2020- 07:26 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian Thames Water has backed down from the water industry rebellion against the regulator by accepting Ofwat’s toughest crackdown on profits. The UK’s largest water supplier gave “careful considerati ...

    Local Press Report - 02/20/2020 - 07:49