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  1. OOSKAnews Voices: Warming Climate, Rising Waters at the Paris COP: Green Bonds, #ClimateIsWater, and Marrakesh

    21 Dec 2015- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CORVALLIS, OR, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a new series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/21/2015 - 10:08

  2. Ahead of COP21 Talks, WHO Highlights Climate Change as a Health Issue

    18 Nov 2015- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The upcoming COP21 climate talks in Paris are an opportunity not just to reach an international climate agreement, but also to protect the current and future health of millions worldwide, t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/18/2015 - 10:36

  3. Water Should Connect Climate Change Mitigation, Adaptation Efforts: AGWA

    12 Dec 2014- 11:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru Water should be the “glue” the holds together climate change mitigation and adaptation policies, but is not getting the attention it deserves in climate discussions, according to John Matthews, Secr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/12/2014 - 11:02

  4. UN Climate Talks Again Mired in Debate Over Funding, Adaptation

    8 Dec 2014- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LIMA, Peru The COP20 international climate talks, currently taking place in Lima, Peru, have hit snags over who should provide financing for adaptation in developing nations. In a report released last week, the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/08/2014 - 10:14

  5. Kenya Gets $11 Million From Adaptation Fund to Fight Effects of Climate Change

    4 Dec 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya Kenya is one of nine countries to receive $11 million USD from the Adaptation Fund to help implement a range of climate change adaptation projects in key economic sectors. The Adaptation Fund is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/04/2014 - 10:00

  6. Mountain People Need “Unified” Voice to Combat Climate Change

    14 Nov 2014- 10:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal Mountain communities need to come together to provide a “unified” voice in climate change adaptation discussions and to map new ways of sharing knowledge, increasing stakeholder engagement and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/14/2014 - 10:21

  7. Bangladesh Needs $5 Billion to Adapt to Climate Change: UN Official

    13 Mar 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BONN, Germany Bangladesh, one of the nations expected to be most affected by climate change, will need to invest $5 billion USD over the next five years to adapt to current effects of climate change, according ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/13/2014 - 10:00

  8. COP 19: UN Climate Talks End With Some Progress on Loss and Damages

    25 Nov 2013- 10:13 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARSAW, Poland The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change’s 19th Conference of Parties (COP 19) talks, which ended on November 22, ultimately did make progress on the issue of loss and damage co ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/27/2013 - 12:03

  9. COP 19: Developing Countries, NGOs Walk Out of UN Climate Talks

    22 Nov 2013- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARSAW, Poland A group of 133 developing nations, known as G77+China, as well as a number of NGOs walked out of UN climate change talks held in Warsaw, Poland this week due to differences with countries who ar ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/22/2013 - 10:30

  10. COP 19: Developing Countries Most at Risk from Climate Change’s Extreme Weather

    13 Nov 2013- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARSAW, Poland All 10 of the nations at highest risk due to extreme weather from 1993-2012 are developing countries, with Haiti topping the list because of last year’s Superstorm Sandy, which left 200,000 peop ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/13/2013 - 10:28