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  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:56 - AUGSBURG - Local Press Report

    The German city of Augsburg was Saturday granted World Heritage status by UNESCO for its over 800-year-old water management system boasting an aquaduct, water towers, ornate fountains, canals and h

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:49 - PAPHOS - Local Press Report

    Golf courses account for 6.77% of Paphos’ total water irrigation needs, as reported on July 8.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:51 - MELBOURNE - Local Press Report

    Australian taxpayers have given a huge corporation more than $40 million, enabling it to expand irrigation in the Murray-Darling Basin under an environmental scheme that has been labelled a nationa

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:53 - NEW DELHI - Local Press Report

    After rain water harvesting, the Delhi government has proposed to make zero liquid discharge (ZLD) system mandatory in all schools runs by it.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:55 - CIBINONG - Local Press Report

    The Bogor regency administration (West Java) has taken measures for the possibility of crop failures during this year's dry season.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:56 - JACKSON MI - Local Press Report

    The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality has closed all 21 of the state’s beaches due to the presence of toxic blue-green algae.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:50 - BEIJING - Local Press Report

    Chinese authorities have dismissed rumours on social media that the Three Gorges Dam is breaking and poses a threat to the local population, saying the dam's structural integrity is intact and its various functions are operating properly.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:52 - PAPAR - Local Press Report

    The state government’s decision to proceed with the Papar Dam project is based on the need for long term solution to a projected water shortage problem in this district, Kota Kinabalu and Penampang

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:07 - DONETSK, Ukraine - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    An escalation in fighting in Eastern Ukraine is threatening access to safe water and sanitation for 3.2 million people, including 500,000 children, as well as the safety of workers risking their lives to repair damaged infrastructure, UNICEF has reported,

    During the last week of June, there were five separate, conflict-related incidents affecting water and sanitation facilities on Eastern Ukraine’s contact line, which divides Government and Non-Government Controlled Areas.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:33 - SONGBO, Korea - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Green Climate Fund (GCF) has issued a $35 Million USD grant for water management and agriculture projects in the Indus River Basin in Pakistan.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 10:28 - SANA'A, Yemen - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The battle against cholera in Yemen is far from over, the Save the Children charity has warned: the first six months of 2019 have already seen more suspected cases than the whole of 2018, including 203,000 children under 15. At least 193 children have died of cholera related illnesses in the country in 2019.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 07:23 - ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The African Development Bank (AfDB) has committed new $24.7 Million USD investment to the South Sudan Strategic Water Supply and Sanitation Improvement Project.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 07:26 - TUCSON AZ, United States - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    New research from the University of Arizona has determined that streamflow in US rivers has declined by as much as 50 percent since large-scale pumping began in the 1950s.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 07:39 - LIMA - Local Press Report

    A group of scientists has found that reviving systems developed 1,400 years ago by local people before the Inca empire existed could harvest water from the winter rainy season in the mountains to e

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 07:35 - CARACAS, Venezuela - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    UNICEF and the Government of Venezuela have signed an agreement to provide up to 2.8 million people with improved access to safe drinking water.

  • 8 Jul 2019 - 07:32 - SONGDO, Korea - OOSKAnews Correspondent

    The Green Climate Fund (GCF) will finance a 7-year program in the Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) to build water resilience. $18.6 Million USD funding will assist is adaptation to increased climate risks, including more frequent and extreme droughts that affect the freshwater supply in the atoll nation.

  • 3 Jul 2019 - 12:07 - LANCASTER - Local Press Report

    Scientists have identified more than 50 new lakes of liquid water lying under the Greenland Ice Sheet. Only four had previously been detected.

  • 3 Jul 2019 - 12:09 - PURCHASE NY - Local Press Report

    Instinctual aversion to water in a can highlights a challenge facing one of the world’s biggest beverage companies, PepsiCo, as it seeks to persuade consumers to embrace a new product it says is me

  • 3 Jul 2019 - 12:02 - ATLANTA GA - Local Press Report

    Health officials are asking Americans to take precautions over reports that "crypto," a fecal parasite that can be transmitted via swimming pools, is on the rise.

  • 3 Jul 2019 - 12:05 - CAMBRIDGE - Local Press Report

    Letters sent to tens of thousands of households seemingly from their water company requesting an urgent response are actually from maintenance firm HomeServe, which has been accused of using "scare

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