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29 Jul 2020- 07:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat New York, United States “The climate emergency is a danger to peace”, Miroslav Jenca, UN Assistant Secretary-General for Europe, Central Asia and the Americas told the Security Council 18 July, as he called on p ...
Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:35
11 May 2020- 11:10 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States The President and CEO of think-tank International Crisis Group, has warned the United Nations Security Council that without global action, “climate change could prove to be a slow-movi ...
Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:04
7 Nov 2019- 11:58 by Staff- Water Diplomat BUDAPEST, Hungary At October's Budapest Water Summit, the Global High Level Panel on Water and Peace (GHLPWP) gathered two years after the publication of its milestone report "A Matter of Survival" ...
Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 11:58
"Water Diplomacy Talks"- Francois Munger, Director, Geneva Water Hub: "A Matter of Survival"- One Year On
1 Nov 2018- 12:54 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden Following up on the Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace (GHLPWP) Report “A Matter of Survival”, The Water Diplomat caught up with François Munger, Director of the Geneva Water Hub, which ...
Staff - Water D... - 08/27/2019 - 08:12
12 Oct 2018- 08:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SEOUL, South Korea South Korea has announced the reopening of water treatment plants to service a new Inter-Korean Joint Liaison Office in Kaesong; tap water will also be provided to North Korean residents in ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2018 - 08:57
28 Jul 2016- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland More than 300,000 civilians in Aleppo and an 60,000 in the Manbij area have been cut off from aid over the last three weeks, a group of 24 international relief organizations warned in a joi ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/28/2016 - 10:13
18 Apr 2016- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Civilians in the Yarmouk Palestinian refugee camp outside Damascus are at risk of starvation and dehydration, the UN Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) has warned. UNRWA ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/18/2016 - 10:06
21 Dec 2015- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Negotiations among Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam project are at an “important crossroads,” Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said last week. He said the dam presente ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/21/2015 - 10:08
25 Aug 2014- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BAGHDAD, Iraq Islamic State (IS) militants’ two-month-long siege of the Shiite Turkmen town of Amerli in northern Iraq have left 20,000 residents without electricity or running water, and nearly out of food an ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/25/2014 - 10:22
22 Aug 2014- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent IRBIL, Iraq The United Nations refugee agency sent a cargo jet carrying 100 tons of emergency relief supplies to the city of Irbil in Iraq’s Kurdistan region on August 20th, as part of what UN High Commission ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/22/2014 - 10:01
25 Jul 2014- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The United Nations this week sent its first convoy of nine trucks carrying food, shelter, and water purification and sanitation supplies into Syria, without obtaining permission fro ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/25/2014 - 10:22
5 May 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ALEPPO, Syria The Syrian Army destroyed the main water supply pipeline for Aleppo, the largest city in the country, during an air offensive over the weekend, Turkish press reported. The attack caused significan ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2014 - 10:00