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  1. Record Sahel Flooding Affects Hundreds Of Thousands

    16 Sep 2020- 07:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Niamey, Niger Severe flooding in recent weeks has affected more than 750,000 people in Africa’s Sahel region. Nations and communities, already challenged by conflict, population displacement, water insecurity, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/16/2020 - 07:57

  2. Climate Change May Displace Over 1.2 Billion People By 2050

    15 Sep 2020- 08:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SYDNEY, Australia More than 1.2 billion people are at threat of being displaced by 2050, due to environmental change, conflict and civil unrest, warns a new report by think tank the Institute of Economics & ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/15/2020 - 08:35

  3. Floods And Droughts Account For 90 Percent Of Impacts Of Natural Disasters Worldwide

    15 Sep 2020- 06:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Record heat, ice loss, wildfires, floods and droughts continue to worsen, affecting communities, nations and economies around the world, the United in Science 2020 report finds. “Human-indu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/15/2020 - 06:44

  4. US Official Accuses China Of Manipulating Mekong River Flow, Harming Tens Of Millions

    15 Sep 2020- 09:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A senior United States official has said that Chinese control of dams along the upper Mekong River has “harmed the livelihood of tens of millions of people in Southeast Asian commu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/15/2020 - 09:04

  5. Conceptualising Australia's "Water Security" Challenges

    14 Sep 2020- 11:18 by Local Press Report CANBERRA The Organization for World Peace Year by year, we have seen the world’s accessibility, supply and availability of water decrease, raising serious questions about whether we are doing enough to secure our w ...

    Local Press Report - 09/14/2020 - 11:18

  6. Most Americans Support Government Action On Climate Change

    14 Sep 2020- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The majority of Americans are supportive of government efforts to protect people from future wildfire and flood damage through prevention and adaptation policies, new research show ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/14/2020 - 11:26

  7. Lower-Than-Expected River Flow Increases in Murray Darling Basin

    14 Sep 2020- 11:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CANBERRA, Australia The Government of Australia has spent $4.9 Billion USD recovering water and increasing river flows in an attempt to improve the health of the Murray Darling Basin’s ecosystems as part of th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/14/2020 - 11:17

  8. Songkhram River Diversion Project Divides Public Opinion

    12 Sep 2020- 10:27 by Local Press Report BANGKOK The Bangkok Post The Office of National Water Resources (ONWR) is going to submit the environmental impact assessment (EIA) on two controversial barrages to be built on the Songkhram River, known as one of ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:38

  9. Interactive Mapping Of Water Poverty In Nigeria

    12 Sep 2020- 10:26 by Local Press Report ABUJA Info Digest Nigeria An interactive on-line platform, THE DATA4WASH, has launched in Nigeria with the purpose of combating water poverty, by means of a partnership between Abuja-based nonprofit Media for Group ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:36

  10. Violence Over Water Rights In Punjab Province

    12 Sep 2020- 10:37 by Local Press Report AMINPUR BANGLA The Daily New Nation Two rival groups of Awami League locked in violent clashes over fishing and establishing supremacy at village Raninagar in Aminpur police station under Sujanagar upazila in Pabna ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2020 - 12:34

  11. Two Farmers Killed By Military Police At La Boquilla Dam

    15 Sep 2020- 08:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Two protesting farmers at the Boquilla Dam in Chihuahua, Mexico were killed by military police 9 September following altercations including stone-throwing, Molotov cocktails and occupation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/15/2020 - 08:30

  12. Catastrophic Decline In Freshwater Biodiversity Requires Urgent Global Action

    10 Sep 2020- 04:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Humanity’s destruction of nature is having catastrophic impacts on wildlife populations, human health and all aspects of our lives, reveals  WWF’s Living Planet Report 2020. This loss of bi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/10/2020 - 05:24

  13. Waterway Dredging In Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Exposes Millions To Radioactivity Risk

    8 Sep 2020- 06:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRIPYAT, Ukraine Dredging operations are underway in the E40 waterway in Ukraine, potentially releasing nuclear waste associated with the Chernobyl disaster that could expose millions of people to increased rad ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/08/2020 - 06:45

  14. New Report Proposes Solutions To The World's Water Conflicts

    2 Sep 2020- 13:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat Edinburgh, Scotland Water security challenges, and related instances of human conflict, are increasing across the world as populations grow, economies expand, and climate change begins to impact the hydrological ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:23

  15. Punjab State Will Use Treated Water For Irrigation

    2 Sep 2020- 09:44 by Local Press Report LUDHIANA The Times of India For putting to use the treated water that will come out of come out of common effluent treatment plants (CETPs) after passing through dyeing units, the Punjab Pollution Control Board (PPC ...

    Local Press Report - 09/02/2020 - 09:46