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  • 28 Nov 2017- 09:14 by Local Press Report OXFORD Science Daily Research led by Oxford University highlights the accelerating pressure on measuring, monitoring and managing water locally and globally. A new four-part framework is proposed to value water for sustainable development to guide better
  • 23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report SHANGHAI New Development Bank Under the framework of Rajasthan Water Sector Restructuring Project for Desert Areas, the Bank will provide a sovereign multi-tranche financing facility of up to USD 345 mln to the Government of the Republic of India. The
  • 17 Nov 2017- 08:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC About 5,000 barrels (210,000 gallons) of oil leaked 16 November from a section of the controversial Keystone Pipeline in South Dakota in the largest of three leaks from the pipeline in the state in the last two years. According to a
  • 16 Nov 2017- 12:15 by OOSKAnews Info Warrenton, VA An alliance of experts has called for integration of UNFCCC and SDG policies for food and agriculture. “Freshwater” serves as a unifying theme to bridge policy frameworks promoting food security, sustainable agriculture, and climate change
  • 16 Nov 2017- 08:51 by Local Press Report ISLAMABAD Economic Times Pakistan has withdrawn its bid to include the USD 14 billion Diamer-Bhasha Dam in PoK in the CPEC framework after China placed strict conditions, including ownership of the mega project, according to senior officials. Pakistan has
  • 14 Nov 2017- 11:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany A number of representatives of the international water community co-signed a “nature based solution declaration” (full text here) on COP23’s Water Action Day, 10 November “to encourage the use of natural systems in managing healthy water
  • 7 Nov 2017- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany COP23 Underway, Syria Says "We're in!", US Isolated Action Day for Water World Water Council Calls for Financing for New Water Infrastructure and Maintenance Oil Majors Named and Shamed for Water Abuse Again Syria's
  • 25 Oct 2017- 06:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Twenty factories of the water division of the Nestlé Group will achieve Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification by 2020, the company announced. Nestle, which produces 49 water brands including S. Pellegrino and Perrier, is
  • 19 Oct 2017- 11:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON, Virginia US Military Must Do More To Clean Up Facilities A US federal watchdog has found most military bases have caught up on reporting about concerns of water contamination, but plenty of work remains to have more bases come into compliance
  • 16 Oct 2017- 13:01 by Local Press Report ALBUQUERQUE NM US News and World Report Three members of a powerful New Mexico commission charged with protecting, conserving and developing water resources across the arid state have resigned, the result of what critics describe as a simmering conflict with
  • 28 Sep 2017- 08:15 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY NRDC National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) files comments opposing Trump plan to undermine regulation. Access Ecosystems Energy Security Environment Pollution Regulation Social Issues Water Quality New York NY North America United States US
  • 28 Sep 2017- 08:15 by Local Press Report MOSCOW Bellona In another surprisingly frank pronouncement on Russia’s health, the country’s environmental oversight agency has said 16 million of its citizens are breathing polluted air. The report from Russia’s Ministry of Natural Resources follows on
  • 21 Sep 2017- 08:06 by Local Press Report HYDERABAD The Hindu The Telangana Government on Tuesday complained to the Krishna River Management Board (KRMB) that the Andhra Pradesh Government had taken the unilateral decision on diversion of water from the Pothireddypadu Regulator, in spite of the
  • 24 Aug 2017- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARRENTON VA, United States US multinational oil and gas corporation ExxonMobil for years conducted a campaign to mislead the general public about impacts of climate change. Harvard academics Professor Naomi Oreskes and Dr Geoffrey Supran, in a study
  • 2 Aug 2017- 09:55 by Local Press Report RIO DE JANIERO EP MAG Despite challenges ahead, Brazil’s government wants to increase unconventional gas E&P over the next years. According to ANP, the country’s national oil and gas regulator, Brazil is expected to have roughly 414 trillion cubic meters