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  • 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 participants and attendees to collect views
  • 22 Nov 2016- 08:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUHANSK, Ukraine The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has urged members of the Minsk-based Trilateral Contact Group on Eastern Ukraine to take urgent action to provide water supply in the Luhansk region. To avoid cut-offs affecting 600
  • 21 Nov 2016- 13:17 by Local Press Report LONDON Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Royal Dutch Shell this week is facing fresh environmental claims in a London high court as well as in the Netherlands, from two Nigerian communities who have suffered pollution episodes following repeated
  • 18 Nov 2016- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco Ambassador Aziz Mekouar yesterday (November 17th) issued COP22’s “Marrakech Action Proclamation For Our Climate And Sustainable Development” on behalf of 196 countries participating in the annual UNFCCC climate conference. Mekouar is
  • 18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco It was confirmed November 17th that Fiji will hold the Presidency of the UNFCCC’s COP23. The event will be physically hosted in Bonn, Germany, in November 2017. Speaking on behalf of the Alliance for Global Water Adaptation (AGWA),
  • 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 for Water Stewardship (AWS). [FREE ARTICLE]
  • 18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco "In Marrakesh, for the first time in COP history, the issue of water is at the forefront of the agenda...enabling the world water community to propose concrete solutions and actions today,” declared Loic Fauchon, Honorary
  • 18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by Local Press Report BISHKEK News 24 Eurasian Development Bank decided to allocate $ 110 million to launch the second hydraulic unit of Kambarata HPP-2. Currently one unit of 120 MW is operating at HPP. Only 95 megawatts of its capacity are used due to restrictions in
  • 16 Nov 2016- 12:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco The presidency at next year's UN Climate Conference (COP23) will pass to Fiji, with the event to be physically hosted in Bonn, Germany. Fiji submitted a bid for the presidency at COP22 in Marrakesh, which rapidly gained support
  • 16 Nov 2016- 12:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TEHRAN Abbas Araqchi, Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister for Legal and International Affairs, this week called for Iran to put hydro-politics prominently on its international agenda. Araqchi serves as Iran’s chief nuclear negotiator in talks with the P5+1
  • 15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco A new report by CDP, "Thirsty business: Why water is vital to climate action", launched 15th November at COP22 in Marrakesh, reveals that drought, flooding and increased water stress fueled by climate change, tightening
  • 15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by Local Press Report CHIANG RAI Chiang Rai Times As the  Mekong region faces intensifying challenges from developments needed by its riparian countries including Laos’ latest mega-project, the Pak Beng Dam, the Mekong River Commission (MRC) insists that it is still the best
  • 15 Nov 2016- 07:57 by Local Press Report HONG KONG Forbes With Donald J. Trump the President-elect of the United States, the momentous Joint Agreement on Climate Change, signed by U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping, which was heralded as a rare moment of policy
  • 14 Nov 2016- 12:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco A series of six audio-interview podcasts are being conducted around the current UN Climate Change Conference (COP22) in Marrakesh, Morocco. The purpose is to inform and educate listeners about challenges facing global water resources.
  • 10 Nov 2016- 13:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MARRAKESH, Morocco OOSKAnews is launching a series of freely-available Podcasts to inform and educate listeners about challenges facing global water resources. An initial series of six audio-interview podcasts are being conducted around the current UN

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