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  1. Sharing Youth Visions For Water And Peace

    10 Jul 2019- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Info MONTREAL, Canada The International Secretariat for Water, in partnership with the Geneva Water Hub and the World Youth Parliament for Water, has released a call for submissions for the Youth for Water and Peace Platfor ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/10/2019 - 10:46

  2. Survival Of The Wettest

    10 Jul 2019- 08:04 by OOSKAnews Info SASKATOON SK, Canada As a part of research about water security in the Prairie provinces of Canada, scientists from the University of Saskatchewan investigated how people cope with water problems or learn to share scar ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/10/2019 - 08:04

  3. "Climate Chaos" From Melting Ice Sheets Predicted

    8 Feb 2019- 11:27 by Local Press Report MONTREAL ON Science Daily The weather these days is wild and will be wilder still within a century-- in part, because the water from melting ice sheets off Greenland and in the Antarctic will cause extreme weather a ...

    Local Press Report - 02/08/2019 - 11:27

  4. "Urgency And Scope" Of Northern Hemisphere Lake Ice Loss Identified

    6 Feb 2019- 08:04 by OOSKAnews Info TORONTO, Canada An examination of available information and projections has revealed the urgency and scope of lake ice loss around the Northern Hemisphere. A new report emphasizes the socioeconomic importance of winter ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/06/2019 - 08:04

  5. Brine Pollution Undercuts The Case For Desal: UN Report

    15 Jan 2019- 07:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAMILTON, Canada A new United Nations report calls into question the advisability of relying on desalination because of the high levels of brine produced. According to a new report from the United Nations Univ ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2019 - 07:45

  6. Tailings Pond Spills At Mexico Silver Mine

    12 Oct 2018- 10:11 by Local Press Report Mexico City, Mexico Mining Journal Fortuna Silver Mine's shares fell to a new 12-month low Thursday after the company said abnormally high rainfall had caused an overflow in a contingency pond of the dry stack ...

    Local Press Report - 10/15/2018 - 08:33

  7. Brazil Drought Forces Two-Month Closure Of Gold Mine

    12 Oct 2018- 06:41 by Local Press Report BRASILIA Mining Weekly Latin America-focused Leagold on Wednesday announced a two-month shutdown of its RDM mine, in Brazil, citing continued regional drought conditions. This year, RDM remained operational until e ...

    Local Press Report - 10/16/2018 - 09:08

  8. Wheat Prices up on Back of Drought

    27 Feb 2018- 09:35 by Local Press Report OTTAWA ON Farmlead Weather concerns spread across the wheat sector on Monday. Forecasts suggest that there won’t be too much rain in the near future to help support a very thirsty crop with red flag warnings across ...

    Local Press Report - 02/27/2018 - 09:35

  9. Coca-Cola and Nestlé to Acquire Private Ownership of Guarani Aquifer?

    23 Feb 2018- 14:26 by Local Press Report MONTREAL ON Global Research News Private companies such as Coca-Cola and Nestlé are allegedly in the process of acquiring private ownership of the largest reserve of water, known as the Guarani Aquifer, in South Am ...

    Local Press Report - 02/23/2018 - 14:26

  10. Arctic Ponds a Growing Source of Carbon Emissions

    3 Feb 2018- 08:58 by Local Press Report TORONTO ON Eureka Alert A new Canadian study has found that carbon released by some ponds in the High Arctic could potentially be a hidden source of greenhouse gas emissions. Climate Ecosystems Pollution Toronto ON ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2018 - 08:58

  11. Canada's Responsibility to Latin America Highlighted

    19 Jan 2018- 07:30 by Local Press Report OTTAWA ON Huffington Post Brazil has flooded large swaths of the Amazon for hydro dams, despite opposition from Indigenous Peoples, environmentalists and others. The country gets 70 per cent of its electricity from ...

    Local Press Report - 01/19/2018 - 07:30

  12. Nestlé Scales Up Water Stewardship and Certification Objectives

    25 Oct 2017- 06:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland Twenty factories of the water division of the Nestlé Group will achieve Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) certification by 2020, the company announced. Nestle, which produces 49 water br ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/25/2017 - 06:56

  13. Canada Lags in Conservation

    26 Jul 2017- 08:22 by Local Press Report OTTAWA ONT The Globe and Mail Canada is behind the world’s other economic leaders when it comes to protecting its lands and fresh waters and is well off pace of meeting the international commitment it made seven ye ...

    Local Press Report - 07/26/2017 - 08:22

  14. Montreal Declares State of Emergency Over Flooding

    8 May 2017- 12:51 by Local Press Report MONTREAL CNN News Montreal's mayor has declared a state of emergency as rising flood waters threaten dikes and breakwaters and force residents from their homes in parts of Canada's Quebec province. About 1 ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2017 - 12:51

  15. Trigger Happy COP

    6 Oct 2016- 09:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STRASBOURG, France The European Union, Canada, Nepal and India formally ratified the COP21 Paris climate accord deal this week, meaning that 73 nations accounting for nearly 57% of the world’s greenhouse gas em ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2016 - 09:34

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