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  1. Climate Change Brings Particular Water Challenges To Small Countries

    29 Jun 2018- 09:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent REYKJAVIK, Iceland It is estimated that direct climate change damage costs to human health will be $2–4 Billion USD a year by 2030. Small countries have to deal with particular climate change consequences such ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:15

  2. Plague Bacteria Could be Dormant in Water Sources

    2 Mar 2018- 12:06 by Local Press Report LONDON, UK, Daily Telegraph The bacteria that cause plague, or the Black Death, could be lying dormant in common soil and water sources, posing a serious public health risk, scientists have warned. Health United Kin ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2018 - 12:06

  3. AIDS No Longer Leading Cause of Death in Africa

    24 Aug 2017- 06:22 by Local Press Report ACCRA Business Insider Lifestyle diseases have taken over as the leading causes of death on the continent. Diarrheal diseases take third spot, malaria drops out of top five. Climate Development Aid Health Pollution ...

    Local Press Report - 08/24/2017 - 06:22

  4. Yemen Cholera: WHO Requests International Support

    19 Oct 2016- 11:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANA'A, Yemen The World Health Organization (WHO) has requested urgent support from the international donor community to contain the spread of acute diarrhea and cholera in Yemen. The United Nations (UN) ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2016 - 12:10

  5. OOSKAnews Voices: Harnessing the Power of the Crowd-- Who Reinvents the Water Sector?

    12 Aug 2016- 11:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DENVER, CO, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” on water, written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. The columns provide a global ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/12/2016 - 11:30