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  1. Mexico Referendum Blocks Corona Brewery

    26 Mar 2020- 11:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICALI, Mexico A March 21-22 referendum in Mexicali, Mexico has determined that a partly-built $1.5 Billion USD brewery will not proceed as planned. Communities and farmers have engaged in resistance the con ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 11:15

  2. Global River Activists Unite

    25 Mar 2020- 09:16 by Local Press Report OAKLAND CA International Rivers This March 14, International Day of Action for Rivers, thousands of river stewards, defenders, and allies took action both in person and online. Despite the health and safety challen ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:16

  3. Canada- United States Transboundary River Negotiations

    25 Mar 2020- 09:13 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Cranbrook Daily Townsman The ninth round of Columbia River Treaty negotiations took place over two days last week in Washington, D.C. “Since the process to revisit the Columbia River Treaty began, Can ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 10:43

  4. "Valuing Water Finance Task Force" Will Address Unsustainable Corporate Water Practises

    26 Mar 2020- 13:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BOSTON MA, United States Sustainability think-tank Ceres has announced  a new task force to drive corporate action on water-related financial risks. In cooperation with leading US pension funds and internation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 13:09

  5. Guterres: "The Solution Is Clear"

    26 Mar 2020- 12:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States In a World Water Day address, United Nation Secretary-General Antonio Guterres described water as "the primary medium through which we perceive the effect of climate disruption, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 12:51

  6. Flint Water Infrastructure Improvement Funds Lie Unclaimed

    24 Mar 2020- 10:19 by Local Press Report FLINT MI Water Quality Products More than $87 million in federal funds appropriated for fixing Flint’s infrastructure after the city’s lead in water crisis has not been collected. A top EPA official advised Mayor S ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:19

  7. Shuttle-diplomacy And Sabre-rattling In Nile Dam Standoff

    18 Mar 2020- 11:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Following Ethiopia’s effective withdrawal from US-brokered negotiations around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile, the governments of both Egypt and E ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/18/2020 - 11:38

  8. Coronavirus: Some US Water Utilities Suspend Supply Shutoffs To Residents Who Haven't Paid Bills

    17 Mar 2020- 14:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New shutoffs for non-payment of bills have been suspended in over 100 US municipal water systems and utilities in eight states in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is in resp ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2020 - 14:22

  9. Access To Clean Water For Hand-washing Is Crucial In Coronavirus Containment

    15 Mar 2020- 10:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States Coronavirus (COVID-19) is not a water-borne disease but lack of access to clean water, sanitation and good hygiene can hamper containment efforts, as handwashing and handwashing with so ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2020 - 08:36

  10. Water Pollution From Alaska Mines: “Gross Deficiencies And Failures Of The Regulatory System"

    15 Mar 2020- 08:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A relaxaton of the US's permitting regime for mining companies lies behind an extensive record of environmental spills and pollution violations at five major operating “hardro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2020 - 08:02

  11. "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

  12. US Corona Exporters' Plans Will Be Subject To Mexico Referendum

    12 Mar 2020- 09:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICALI, Mexico Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has announced plans to conduct a binding public vote March 21-22 on whether a controversial brewery in the northern city of Mexcali should proceed. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/12/2020 - 09:45

  13. Detroit Reverses Water Shutoffs Policy To Address Coronavirus

    12 Mar 2020- 10:06 by Local Press Report DETROIT MI Michigan Radio The City of Detroit has announced what it's calling a Coronavirus Water Restart Plan to try to ensure that people have access to water during the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. The ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2020 - 10:06

  14. New Scrutiny Of Nestle Water Extraction In Florida

    12 Mar 2020- 10:01 by Local Press Report GAINESVILLE FL Electrek Nestlé, who makes billions of dollars every year selling bottled water, wants to draw out the maximum amount of 1.152 million gallons of water a day from a Florida spring. Today, a bill was ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2020 - 10:01

  15. Michigan Supreme Court Considers Flint Class Action Complaint

    10 Mar 2020- 10:39 by Local Press Report LANSING MI Michigan Radio The Michigan Supreme Court is mulling over whether to allow a lawsuit to move forward against the state and several former government officials tied to the Flint water crisis. Six Flint re ...

    Local Press Report - 03/10/2020 - 10:39