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  1. Vietnam Proposes Audit Of Mekong Basin Water Resources

    30 Jul 2020- 10:50 by Local Press Report HANOI Vietnam Plus In the framework of ASOSAI cooperation in the 2012-2013 period, an audit on water issues in the river basin was successfully carried out with the participation of five Supreme Audit Institutions ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2020 - 10:50

  2. How West Bank Annexation Will Endanger Palestinian Water, Energy, Food Security

    29 Jul 2020- 08:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tel Aviv, Israel Israel’s planned annexation of parts of the West Bank threatens to block possible cooperative regional approaches to solving water and energy issues while endangering the food security of Pale ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/29/2020 - 08:34

  3. Progress In Ethiopia Dam Standoff

    22 Jul 2020- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has described progress in talks with Egypt and Sudan on the contentious Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Nile, declaring a new “major c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/22/2020 - 10:01

  4. Niger Basin Kandadji Programme Secures Additional Funding

    30 Jun 2020- 07:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Niamey, Niger The Niger Basin Water Resources Development and Sustainable Ecosystems Management Program (the Kandadji Program) in Niger has secured additional funding from the World Bank to support irrigation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/03/2020 - 09:09

  5. Europe Faces Another Year Of Drought

    29 Jun 2020- 12:11 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS NASA Earth Observatory The 2019-20 winter in Europe was the warmest on record, with little snow. The spring was also drier and warmer than normal, with a historic heat wave in the middle of May. The foreca ...

    Local Press Report - 06/29/2020 - 12:11

  6. GERD Technical Talks To Resume, Ethiopia Will Commence Land Clearing For Reservoir

    2 Jun 2020- 09:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The government of Ethiopia has described preparations for land clearing behind the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) ahead of commencing filling its Blue Nile reservoir wi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:08

  7. Water Considerations In Renewable Energy Decision-making

    28 May 2020- 07:50 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerand A new report from the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) examines linkages between renewable energy and nature and food production and calls for integration of multi-sectora ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:16

  8. Egypt Attempts To Enlist UN Security Council Over Ethiopia Dam

    12 May 2020- 22:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States The government of Egypt has sent a letter to United Nations Security Council member states detailing the country’s position around continuing failure of negotiations concerning the cont ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/12/2020 - 22:47

  9. Continuing War Of Words Over Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

    28 Apr 2020- 09:48 by Staff- Water Diplomat ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Differences remain stark between the positions of Ethiopia and Egypt over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Nile. Further OOSKAnews Coverage of GERD (70 Articles) Zerih ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 06:51

  10. Did China Mekong Water Hoarding Exacerbate 2019 Drought?

    15 Apr 2020- 11:12 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Actions by China have been described as compounding a 2019 Mekong River drought that had severe impacts on livelihoods in downstream nations. China is accused in an April 2020 US gov ...

    Staff - Water D... - 05/04/2020 - 06:52

  11. Shuttle-diplomacy And Sabre-rattling In Nile Dam Standoff

    18 Mar 2020- 11:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States Following Ethiopia’s effective withdrawal from US-brokered negotiations around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile, the governments of both Egypt and Eth ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:53

  12. Disappearing Snowpacks Accelerate Diminishment Of Colorado River

    3 Mar 2020- 08:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PRINCETON NJ, United States New research from the US Geological Survey (USGS) assesses climate change impacts on the shrinking Colorado River which supplies water to approximately 40 million people in six south ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/03/2020 - 08:27

  13. Guterres Calls For Indus Waters To Be Used As A "Tool For Peace And Not War"

    21 Feb 2020- 08:30 by Staff- Water Diplomat ISLAMABAD, Pakistan United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called for the Indus River waters shared by Pakistan and India to be used as a “tool for peace and not war". During a 4-day visit to ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:49

  14. GERD Technical Committee Has Not Yet Reached Agreement

    12 Feb 2020- 10:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States Ethiopia’s Ambassador to the United States has said that a technical committee from Ethiopia, Egypt, and Sudan has not been able to co-produce a document that could lead to agreement ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:50

  15. Possible Water Consequences Of Carbon Emissions Reduction Technologies

    3 Feb 2020- 08:04 by Local Press Report CHARLOTTESVILLE VA EOS Negative emissions technologies, which remove carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere, could halt or even reverse the process of climate change. But not, new research highlights, without majo ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2020 - 08:04

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