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  • 2 Sep 2020 - 06:29 - SACRAMENTO CA - Local Press Report

    The Leafy Greens Greens Marketing Agreements in California and Arizona have been amended by their Advisory Boards to require additional safety practices for growing leafy greens such as romaine lettuce in the two states that grow the vast majority of it.

  • 2 Sep 2020 - 06:29 - ACCRA - Local Press Report

    The Government of Ghana has today announced the signing of its first ever Green Loan to the value of €35m to support the Government of Ghana to deliver water projects to rural and peri-urban commun

  • 2 Sep 2020 - 06:31 - GREENSBORO NC - Local Press Report

    Wrangler has revealed plans to halve its water usage by 2030 as part of its sustainability efforts.

  • 2 Sep 2020 - 06:25 - DUBAI - Local Press Report

    A UAE minister of state and Israel's agriculture minister discussed food and water security cooperation on Friday in a phone call, an Emirati statement said on Sunday.

  • 2 Sep 2020 - 06:28 - BEIJING - Local Press Report

    Xi Jinping on Monday presided over a meeting of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee to review a guideline on the ecological protection and high-quality development of the Yellow River basin.

  • 1 Sep 2020 - 09:27 - NEW YORK NY, United States - Staff - Water Diplomat

    The Green Climate Fund, the government of Sudan, and the United Nations Development Programme have approved new funding for innovative climate resilience with a focus to promote agriculture, health and food and water security.

  • 1 Sep 2020 - 09:19 - SANA'A, Yemen - Staff - Water Diplomat

    Three months of torrential rain and flash floods have left an estimated 300,000 people homeless in war-torn Yemen, the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said 28 August.

  • 1 Sep 2020 - 09:31 - STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Staff - Water Diplomat

    HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden awarded the Stockholm Junior Water Prize 2020 to Hiroki Matsuhashi and Takuma Miyaki of Japan in an online ceremony during an unusual "World Water Week at Home" 25 August.

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:31 - ADELAIDE - Local Press Report

    Our planet's water supply is an incredibly valuable resource that we need to protect, and worrying new figures show between 30-50 percent of it is being stolen.

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:34 - BOGOTA - Local Press Report

    This April, precipitation levels in Colombia were 40% less than expected, well below the historical average.

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:24 - ERBIL - Local Press Report

    For the past week Iran has blocked the flow of the Little Zab and Sirwan rivers across the border, two main sources of the Kurdistan Region’s Dukan and Darbandikhan dams, five days after Tehran initiated a set of major irrigation and drainage projects in its western provinces.

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:27 - LOS ANGELES CA - Local Press Report

    Erin Brockovich's new book is about the water that comes from our taps, but it's also about the power that comes from ourselves.

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:29 - MANILA - Local Press Report

    The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has approved the acquisition by Enrique K. Razon Jr. of a controlling stake in Manila Water Inc. through Trident Water Holdings Company Inc.

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:30 - YEREVAN - Local Press Report

    On August 20, a hot Thursday afternoon, scores of demonstrators from the Armenian Environmental Front (AEF) and the Save Amulsar movement assembled in front of the Armenian National Academic Theatr

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:24 - KUMAMOTO - Local Press Report

    A scrapped dam project could have limited the damage from the flooding of the Kuma River system in the heavy rains that hit Kumamoto Prefecture in July if the dam had been built, government calcula

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:25 - VIENTIANE - Local Press Report

    A megadrought that lasted more than 1000 years may have plagued Southeast Asia 5000 years ago, setting up dramatic shifts in regional civilizations, suggests a new study of cave rocks in northern Laos.

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:33 - REYKJAVIK - Local Press Report

    Water levels in Hálslón reservoir, a storage reservoir connected to Kárahnjúkar Hydropower plant, reached their highest point late last Saturday night.

  • 31 Aug 2020 - 11:28 - MOUNTAINVIEW CA - Local Press Report

    Google has achieved the Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification at its Mountain View, Calif., Los Angeles, Calif., and Dublin, Ireland campuses under the AWS Standard.

  • 25 Aug 2020 - 04:25 - Damascus, Syria - Staff - Water Diplomat

    For the eighth time since October 2019, actions by Turkey and Sunni rebel allies cut water service from the Allouk (Alok) pumping station in Syria, 13 August.

    While flow from the station was partially restored 23 August, potable water supply has not yet been restored to parts of Al-Hasakeh city which is under control of the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), which is considered by Turkey to be a terrorist group. The facility supplies water to as many as 800,000 people in Al-Hasakeh, Syria, including hundreds of thousands of displaced Syrians and Islamic State captives. It is estimated that about half are infants and children, who are living in under-resourced camps and detention centres.

  • 25 Aug 2020 - 03:10 - London, United Kingdom - Local Press Report

    Between 1994 and 2017 the Earth lost 28 trillion tonnes of ice and the rate of melting is accelerating rapidly, according to scientists who used satellite data and other models to detail for the first time the extraordinary total impact of the climate crisis on various bodies of ice.

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