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  1. California's Oroville Dam Evacuation Ends

    15 Feb 2017- 10:27 by Local Press Report LONDON The Independent Californians who were ordered to evacuate due to a threat from the tallest dam in the United States can now safely return to their homes and businesses may reopen, a county sheriff said on ...

    Local Press Report - 02/15/2017 - 10:27

  2. Archbishop of Cape Town Describes Water "Inequality"

    13 Feb 2017- 08:37 by Local Press Report LONDON Anglican Communion News Service The Archbishop of Cape Town, Thabo Makgoba, has said the problem of water supply and sanitation illustrates why South Africa “is one of the most unequal countries in the world ...

    Local Press Report - 02/13/2017 - 08:37

  3. Could Restoring Ancient Water Tanks Help Build Peace in Sri Lanka?

    7 Feb 2017- 09:58 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian After almost three decades of civil war, Sri Lanka has the daunting task of nurturing cohesion in its multi-faith and multi-ethnic community while also addressing the increasing impacts of ...

    Local Press Report - 02/07/2017 - 09:58

  4. Golf Clubbed by China Over Water Wastage

    25 Jan 2017- 11:43 by Local Press Report LONDON ITV News More than 100 golf courses are to be closed in China to try to conserve water and land. The sport has been something of a taboo under Chinese President Xi Jinping, with the ruling Communist Party ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2017 - 11:43

  5. Why Shell's Bodo oil spill still hasn't been cleaned up

    16 Jan 2017- 04:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON In January 2015, Royal Dutch Shell agreed to pay £55m in compensation to thousands of residents of Bodo, a fishing community in the Niger Delta. Their livelihoods had been devastated by two oil spills ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/16/2017 - 04:26

  6. Syria: A River At the Heart of a Water Conflict

    16 Jan 2017- 04:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON The BBC reports that the flashpoint for Syria's war, six years old this March, has in recent days taken the form of an elemental struggle over water. On 23 December, the Damascus Water Authority ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/16/2017 - 04:14

  7. Global Water Stewardship Forum- Participants Interviewed

    15 Dec 2016- 11:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland In November, OOSKAnews attended and reported on the inaugural Global Water Stewardship Forum, convened by the Alliance for Water Stewardship. During the event, OOSKAnews caught up with some ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/15/2016 - 11:20

  8. Massive 'Rivers in the Sky' Cause Deadly Floods

    14 Dec 2016- 11:06 by Local Press Report LONDON The Independent Giant ‘rivers in the sky’ can virtually wipe out species when they dump vast amounts of rain over a short period, causing some of the world’s worst floods, according to new research. And the ...

    Local Press Report - 12/22/2016 - 10:19

  9. Global Water Stewardship Forum: Insight From Anders Berntell

    18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland As part of a series of water stewardship narticles, OOSKAnews talked with Anders Berntell about the recent Global Water Stewardship Forum in Edinburgh, Scotland, convened by the Alliance ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2016 - 11:41

  10. Global Water Stewardship Forum: Insight from Ed Pinero

    10 Nov 2016- 13:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland As part of a series of articles, OOSKAnews talked with Ed Pinero about the recent Global Water Stewardship Forum in Edinburgh, Scotland, convened by the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/10/2016 - 13:14

  11. Cholera in S. Sudan Spikes, Spreads

    10 Nov 2016- 13:14 by Local Press Report LONDON Reuters Nearly 3,000 people in war-torn South Sudan have contracted cholera since July, the World Health Organization reported on Tuesday, warning that the outbreak had now spread to a region where conflict ...

    Local Press Report - 11/10/2016 - 13:14

  12. Destruction of Dams: Will Daesh / IS Carry Through with Threats?

    4 Nov 2016- 12:39 by Local Press Report LONDON Middle East Eye Experts fear that the continual push against IS may see it make a dramatic last stand, with catastrophic results for Iraq and Syria. Access Conflict Corporate Risk Development Aid Disasters ...

    Local Press Report - 11/04/2016 - 12:39

  13. Global Water Stewardship Forum: Day Two Report

    3 Nov 2016- 13:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Wednesday November 2nd was the final day of the inaugural Global Water Stewardship Forum, convened by the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS). Over 100 water stewardship practitioners and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/03/2016 - 13:35

  14. Signs of Siberia's Nessie?

    2 Nov 2016- 07:07 by Local Press Report EDINBURGH The Siberian Times Check this one out!!! Climate Corporate Risk Reputational Risk Water Quality Edinburgh Europe Asia North America United Kingdom ...

    Local Press Report - 11/02/2016 - 07:07

  15. Global Water Stewardship Forum: Day One Report

    2 Nov 2016- 07:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Tuesday November 1st was day one of the 2-day gathering. Over 100 international delegates were greeted in an initial plenary session by Michael Spencer, Chair of the the Alliance for Water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/02/2016 - 07:38

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