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  • 15 Feb 2017- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LANCASTER, PA OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for organizations and individuals to promulgate their
  • 6 Feb 2017- 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global platform for organizations and individuals to
  • 2 Feb 2017- 11:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The latest issue of “Development Advocate Pakistan”, a United Nations Development Program report, describes water associated problems as among the key challenges faced by the country. “Pakistan’s water profile has changed drastically
  • 16 Jan 2017- 04:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING Smog and corruption are among the problems that the Chinese government has vowed to combat. Now another problem is in the authorities' cross hairs: unsightly toilets. The China National Tourism Administration, a government agency, announced
  • 16 Jan 2017- 04:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON The BBC reports that the flashpoint for Syria's war, six years old this March, has in recent days taken the form of an elemental struggle over water. On 23 December, the Damascus Water Authority cut supply to some 5 million residents in the
  • 16 Jan 2017- 04:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Marrakesh, Morocco In November, OOSKAnews attended and reported on the UN Climate Change Conference (COP22), convened by the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and hosted by the Kingdom of Morocco in the city of Marrakesh.
  • 14 Dec 2016- 11:06 by Local Press Report ISPRA Global Surface Water The European Commission Joint Research Centre, in cooperation with Google Switzerland GmbH, have developed a new water dataset in the framework of the Copernicus Programme. This maps the location and temporal distribution of water
  • 21 Nov 2016- 13:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Water quality in China improved during the first nine months of this year, due in part to implementation of the government’s action plan for combating water pollution, according to Vice Minister of Environmental Protection Zhao Yingmin.
  • 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 OOSKAnews Correspondent TAIYUAN, China Twenty-nine percent of the surface water in Shanxi, China’s largest coal-producing province, is so polluted that it is unfit for human consumption, according to a report released this week by the Shanxi Environmental Protection Bureau.
  • 18 Nov 2016- 01:37 by Local Press Report KYZYL-KIYA European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Under its framework to support water and wastewater modernisation in the Kyrgyz Republic the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a loan for a much-needed upgrade 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

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