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  • 6 Nov 2018- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland WWF, the world’s largest conservation group has announced an upgraded version 5.0 of the “Water Risk Filter”, a leading online tool developed with the German Development Finance Institution (DEG), which empowers users to explore,
  • 3 Nov 2018- 08:48 by Local Press Report PANAMA CITY Panama Today The migration phenomenon in Central America has become more acute and several authorities in the region have pointed to climate change as a cause that aggravates the poverty of thousands of people in Central America. Salvadorian
  • 3 Nov 2018- 08:48 by Local Press Report KINGSTON The Jamaica Gleaner Plans are in the pipeline of the National Water Commission (NWC) to significantly expand its water transmission systems by utilising larger and more reliable sources such as the Rio Bueno in Trelawny to meet the demand of the
  • 1 Nov 2018- 13:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) held its third annual Global Water Stewardship Forum in Edinburgh, Scotland this week, reporting growth in uptake of its Water Stewardship Certification and an expanding membership base. AWS is
  • 3 Nov 2018- 07:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UNFAO) and the New Development Bank (NDB), formerly known as the BRICS Bank, have announced a new joint effort to help countries achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). A
  • 3 Nov 2018- 07:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Malaysia Deputy Foreign Minister Marzuki Yahya's office has confirmed that the issue of the 1962 Malaysia-Singapore water treaty is on the agenda for a private meeting between Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and
  • 1 Nov 2018- 09:47 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN Times Live The Governator is heading to Cape Town in 2019 — and fans can thank the drought. Movie star and ex-governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger‚ now a climate change activist and philanthropist‚ will be the keynote speaker at the W12‚
  • 1 Nov 2018- 09:47 by Local Press Report AURANGABAD The Times of India The residents of Talwada village in Vaijapur tehsil, about 65 km from here, have been guarding a prized commodity for the past few days – water. Every night, men and women stand around an elevated percolation tank, their lone
  • 1 Nov 2018- 09:47 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY The Bubble With Day of the Dead, a long weekend, and an impending massive water cut from November 1, millions of residents in Mexico City are in for a wild week. But not to fear. The Bubble’s got you covered with everything you need to know about
  • 1 Nov 2018- 14:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Andre Fourie is Global Director, Water Sustainability at Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI), the world's largest brewer. He leads the company’s work on water stewardship such as investing in watershed protection in high-stress areas.
  • 30 Oct 2018- 12:54 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Globes Four months after the government approved a strategic plan for coping with Israel's prolonged drought, the ministerial tenders committee, representing the Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of National Infrastructure, Energy, and Water
  • 30 Oct 2018- 12:54 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY The Guardian Thousands of Central American migrants trudging through Mexico towards the US have regularly been described as either fleeing gang violence or extreme poverty. But another crucial driving factor behind the migrant caravan has been
  • 30 Oct 2018- 12:54 by Local Press Report GAZA CITY Al Jazeera In recent months Dr Abu Samia has seen sharp rises in gastroenteritis, kidney disease, paediatric cancer, marasmus- a disease of severe malnutrition appearing in infants – and "blue baby syndrome", an ailment causing bluish
  • 29 Oct 2018- 10:29 by Local Press Report DURBAN IOL The idea of using desalination as an alternative to augment Umgeni Water’s water resources will be written off unless industries can be convinced to buy-in and support the concept. Umgeni Water chief executive Thamsanqa Hlongwa said that
  • 29 Oct 2018- 10:29 by Local Press Report SOPORE Kashmir Reader Scores of people of Monday staged a protest here in this north Kashmir Township against the alleged failure of Public Health Engineering (PHE) department over the non-availability of clean drinking water. Scores of the residents

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