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  • 8 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report FLORENCE CNN Italy could soon be forced to import olive oil to stem a dramatic decline in production, a climate scientist has warned, as extreme weather events wreak havoc with harvests and threaten a shortage of one of the country's most essential
  • 6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report DUBAI The National Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, has launched a Dh5.8 billion investment plan for new energy and water projects to serve the Northern Emirates. The ambitious plan encapsulates construction of water dams and a
  • 6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report WARRENTON VA CNN Climate change is already triggering devastating weather events across the planet, including prolonged droughts, flash floods and wildfires. Parts of Africa and the Middle East are experiencing erratic harvests, heavy storms and the worst
  • 6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report MANILA PTV News More households in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao will soon have access to safe and potable water through a USD2.6 million-worth project that will build a community-based water supply in the region. On Wednesday, the Japanese
  • 6 Mar 2019- 10:14 by Local Press Report AMMAN Jordan Times The Water Ministry and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Tuesday signed an agreement and a memorandum of understanding to rehabilitate the infrastructure in refugee-hosting communities. The $25-million project aims at
  • 5 Mar 2019- 08:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) has described the rates of malnutrition and disease in the southern Sindh and Balochistan provinces of Pakistan as “alarmingly high” as drought associated
  • 5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Breaking Israel News Viewed more than 14,000 times by press time, a dramatic video of flash flood in the Judean desert last week, during the rainy season in Israel, was posted on the Facebook page of an Israeli travel ministry. Omer Eshel, the CEO of
  • 5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC US Environmental Protection Agency The US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has announced the development of a "Water Reuse Action Plan" that will leverage the expertise of both industry and government to ensure the effective use
  • 5 Mar 2019- 09:17 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Islamic State of Iran Crime Research Center A member of the Iranian Parliament (Majles) has disclosed that the country’s Supreme National Security Council has banned the publication of news reports about water-related problems including shortage and
  • 4 Mar 2019- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA Lumpur, Malaysia Malaysia's state of Johor plans to be self-sufficient in treated water instead of relying on Singapore, Johor Menteri Besar (State Head of Government) Osman Sapian has announced, sparking another round in the Malaysia
  • 4 Mar 2019- 08:18 by Local Press Report LILONGWE CITY Nyasa Times Malawi Homeless People's Federation (MHPF) has lashed out at the government and water boards, accusing them of violating their right to water. MHPF executive member Modester Chihana complained that the government is doing little
  • 4 Mar 2019- 08:18 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tasnim News Agency Iran’s Energy Minister Reza Ardekanian said his organization has come up with a joint plan with the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) to carry out cloud seeding projects across the country. In January 2018, IRGC Aerospace Force
  • 4 Mar 2019- 08:18 by Local Press Report RISHON LEZION The Jerusalem Post It might sound like a sophisticated magic trick or even a biblical story, but one Israeli company’s groundbreaking technology can create fresh drinking-quality water from nothing but plain air. Established in 2009, Rishon
  • 4 Mar 2019- 08:18 by Local Press Report CADIZ VALLEY CA The Washington Post The landscape here is more Martian than Earthly, rust and tan plains that rise in the distance to form the Old Woman Mountains to the east and the Bristols and Marbles to the north and west. Almost everything here is
  • 4 Mar 2019- 09:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Population growth and climate change are negatively affecting water supply in the US according to a new study from the American Geophysical Union (AGU) which suggests that before the end of the century there will be water

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