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  • 8 Mar 2019 - 07:54 - CAPE TOWN, South Africa - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The BNP Paribas Foundation, under its Climate Initiative program, is funding new research at the University of Cape Town (UCT) to examine the human impact on global warming in the global South.

  • 8 Mar 2019 - 06:59 - FLORENCE - Local Press Report

    Italy could soon be forced to import olive oil to stem a dramatic decline in production, a climate scientist has warned, as extreme weather events wreak havoc with harvests and threaten a shortage

  • 8 Mar 2019 - 06:59 - BRUSSELS - Local Press Report

    In April 2015, the Court of Justice of the EU ruled that Greece violated EU law by failing to protect its waters against pollution caused by nitrates from agricultural sources (C-149/14).

  • 8 Mar 2019 - 06:59 - TEL AVIV - Local Press Report

    Israeli forces and the Israeli Civil Administration cut the water supply to 2,600 of Palestinians living in communities in Bardala village in the Jordan Valley, northern occupied West Bank, yesterd

  • 8 Mar 2019 - 06:59 - BASRA - Local Press Report

    Water pollution continues to threaten the lives of residents of the Iraqi province of Basra.

  • 8 Mar 2019 - 06:59 - MAPUTO - Local Press Report

    Water shortages have forced the main banana producer in Maputo province, Bananalandia, to cut its production by 25 per cent.

  • 8 Mar 2019 - 06:59 - Dubai - Local Press Report

    Alpha Utilities, a Dubai-based firm owned by one of India’s wealthiest families, is in “advanced talks” to enter the lucrative water desalination market in Saudi Arabia, according to the director o

  • 8 Mar 2019 - 06:59 - WASHINGTON DC - Local Press Report

    The Pentagon’s decision not to take action to protect military families from decades of exposure to cancer-causing chemicals until a 2016 Environmental Protection Agency warning did not sit well wi

  • 6 Mar 2019 - 10:14 - MZIMBA - Local Press Report

    Malawian President, Peter Mutharika today officially launched the Mzimba Integrated Urban Water and Sanitation Project worth $22.85 million.

  • 6 Mar 2019 - 10:14 - AMMAN - Local Press Report

    The Water Ministry and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Tuesday signed an agreement and a memorandum of understanding to rehabilitate the infrastructure in refugee-hosting com

  • 6 Mar 2019 - 10:14 - MANILA - Local Press Report

    More households in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao will soon have access to safe and potable water through a USD2.6 million-worth project that will build a community-based water supply in

  • 6 Mar 2019 - 10:14 - WARRENTON VA - Local Press Report

    Climate change is already triggering devastating weather events across the planet, including prolonged droughts, flash floods and wildfires.

  • 6 Mar 2019 - 10:14 - DUBAI - Local Press Report

    Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid, Vice President and Ruler of Dubai, has launched a Dh5.8 billion investment plan for new energy and water projects to serve the Northern Emirates.

  • 6 Mar 2019 - 10:14 - BEIRUT - Local Press Report

    The construction of the Bisri dam in southern Lebanon may result in destruction of unique temples and ancient Phoenician, Roman, Christian and Ottoman ruins, according to Lebanese activist Hassan H

  • 6 Mar 2019 - 10:14 - NAIROBI - Local Press Report

    Kenya could introduce insurance cover against losses incurred by households due to disasters and weather-related events, which have been increasing due to climate change.

  • 6 Mar 2019 - 09:11 - NEW YORK NY, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The United Nations (UN) General Assembly has declared 2021-2030 as a UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration. The aim of the program is to restore degraded ecosystems as a measure to fight climate change and enhance food security, water supply and biodiversity.

  • 5 Mar 2019 - 09:17 - BELGRADE - Local Press Report

    Workers handling rat-infested garbage on the outskirts of Belgrade face a double health hazard: from the trash itself and a nearby stream of raw sewage gushing into a canal on its way to the river

  • 5 Mar 2019 - 09:17 - TEHRAN - Local Press Report

    A member of the Iranian Parliament (Majles) has disclosed that the country’s Supreme National Security Council has banned the publication of news reports about water-related problems including shor

  • 5 Mar 2019 - 09:17 - TOKYO - Local Press Report

    UNESCO and the Government of Japan have signed an agreement for USD 1.7 million in support of the project “Water disaster Platform to enhance climate resilience in Africa”.

  • 5 Mar 2019 - 09:17 - WASHINGTON DC - Local Press Report

    The US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) has announced the development of a "Water Reuse Action Plan" that will leverage the expertise of both industry and government to ensure the effective

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