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  • 16 Jul 2019- 07:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SACRAMENTO, CA California's Department of Conservation ordered oil giant Chevron July 13 to immediately "take all measures" to the stop the flow and "prevent any new surface expressions" near a well site that has spilled about
  • 10 Jul 2019- 11:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, UK Water company efforts to protect the environment in England, UK, have been described as “simply unacceptable” in an Environment Agency (EA) report, with only one of the major water and sewage companies in England performing at the level
  • 23 Jun 2019- 07:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India Diana Philip, Senior Research Manager for international think-tank Strategic Foresight Group (SFG) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) "Water Dipolmacy Talks" audio interview. This OOSKAnewscast was
  • 19 Jun 2019- 14:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Dr Danilo Turk, Chair of the Global High-Level Panel for Water and Peace (GHPLP) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) “Water Diplomacy Talks” audio interview. The Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace
  • 23 Jun 2019- 08:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PALO ALTO CA, United States A new report from an international research team with backgrounds in political science, geography, economic and environmental sciences contends that climate, in and of itself, is not (yet) the basis for conflict, but does
  • 17 Jun 2019- 08:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Europe's biggest dam-busting operation for decades has commenced with an irreparable breach in the 36-meter height Vezins Dam in northwest France. In a project that was conceived 10 years ago, the purpose is to open up the Selune
  • 9 Jun 2019- 09:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) has launched its Third Environmental Performance Report (EPR) for Kazakhstan, assessing the country’s achievements in strengthening its environmental policy since 2008 and
  • 9 Jun 2019- 06:40 by OOSKAnews Info OVERLAND PARK KS, United States A survey of 430 participants across North American municipal, utility and technology sectors suggests that smarter infrastructure will become increasingly important in coping with threats to water supply. Black & Veatch’s 2019
  • 5 Jun 2019- 11:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations High Commission for Human Rights (UNHCR) issued a  renewed call June 4 for urgent support for people affected and displaced by drought in Somalia. In May 2019 OOSKAnews reported on the release of a "Blue Peace
  • 31 May 2019- 07:47 by Local Press Report LONDON Energy Voice In a letter sent to ministers and opposition leaders, the bosses of companies including Centrica, ScottishPower, National Grid, Drax, BP and Shell said hosting the UN meeting would give the UK an opportunity to make the most of the shift
  • 27 May 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa South Africa's Centre for Environmental Rights (CER), a group of activist lawyers, has written a letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa urging him to select cabinet appointees with an eye to protection of the environment. The
  • 25 May 2019- 07:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PASADENA CA, United States California, US-based Tetra Tech Inc has announced that it had agreed to acquire UK-based WYG plc in an all cash offer of about $55 Million USD. Tetra Tech provides consulting, engineering, program management, and construction
  • 24 May 2019- 09:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent THE HAGUE, Netherlands In a first of its kind for the Netherlands, almost $6 Billion USD in AAA-rated Dutch Sovereign Green Bonds were issued May 21. Maturing in 2040, investors with registered Environmental, Sustainability, and Governance (ESG)
  • 20 May 2019- 05:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MUMBAI, India One of the key recommendations of the Global High Level Panel on Water and Peace ("A Matter of Survival", published 2017) is to introduce the Blue Peace framework into the functioning of international financial markets. A new
  • 19 May 2019- 12:36 by Local Press Report GENEVA UN Environment UN Member States today called for increased investments in ecosystem-based solutions for disaster prevention. The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, held in Geneva, Switzerland from 13 to 17 May 2019 is the world's

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