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  • 10 Mar 2015- 11:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Washington-based global research organization the World Resources Institute (WRI), in partnership with four Dutch research organizations, last week launched a new global water risk assessment tool that measures river flood
  • Peru is considered one of the countries in South America most vulnerable to climate change, due to water scarcity concerns that are already taking a toll on a “wide spectrum of Peruvian society,” according to a new report from Washington DC-based think tank the Center for American Progress.
  • 10 Mar 2009- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BELEM, Brazil As representatives of governments, NGOs, and the private sector gather next week in the Turkish capital for the 5th World Water Forum, participants in the Water Social Form (WSF), which has an alternative perspective on global water issues