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  1. 40 Percent of Mekong Delta Could Be Lost to Rising Sea Levels, Dams

    4 Feb 2015- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam Some 40 percent of the Mekong Delta could be lost over the next 100 years because of rising sea levels, and those losses could be even higher if riparian countries continue to build da ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/04/2015 - 10:05

  2. Granada Building $28 Million Sewer and Potable Water System

    14 Aug 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GRANADA, Nicaragua The Nicaraguan city of Granada is installing a new $28 million USD sewer and potable water system, which will allow it to provide 100 percent of the population in its urban area with water s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/14/2014 - 10:23

  3. Iran to Host Second International Drought Meeting


    Local Press Report - 04/30/2013 - 11:25

  4. Palestinian Authority to Introduce New Water Law

    The Palestinian Authority is planning to introduce a new water law that will restructure the sector and redefine policies and strategies with regard to water and sanitation services, Palestinian water officials said this week. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/15/2013 - 10:15

  5. World Is at Risk of “Water Bankruptcy,” Warns UN

    Many parts of the globe are facing “water bankruptcy,” as human and ecologically induced pressures accelerate depletion of river basins, lakes, aquifers and wetlands, according to a new UN report. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  6. Climate Change Means Past Trends Are Not Indicative of Future Water Availability: HSBC

    Climate change is causing glaciers to melt and rainfall patterns to shift, which causes what was once a fairly stable water supply to become more and more unpredictable, according to a recent report from banking and financial services organization HSBC. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/18/2016 - 23:40

  7. Palestinian President Warns of Possible Water Wars

    Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas warned last week of a looming “water war” in the region, as the West Bank and Gaza grapple with severe water shortages. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/09/2012 - 09:24

  8. Palestinian Authority, Donors Sign Agreement on Water Sector Improvements

    The Palestinian Authority has signed a memorandum of understanding with foreign donor organizations and governments aimed at improving the water sector in the Palestinian Territories. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/26/2012 - 10:58

  9. G8, African Nations Commit to New Food Security Alliance

    24 May 2012- 10:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states The Group of Eight (G8) countries and African leaders last week announced a New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition in an effort to raise 50 million people out of poverty in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:07

  10. BRIC Nations Are Four of Top Five Global Water Consumers

    23 May 2012- 08:31 by Local Press Report ENSCHEDE Scientific American China is the largest water consumer in the world followed by India and the United States. Brazil and Russia round out the top five global water consumers, according to a new report in S ...

    Local Press Report - 05/22/2013 - 08:47

  11. Scientists Gather for Climate Change Conference in Tashkent

    27 Aug 2008- 14:48 by Local Press Report TASHKENT, Uzbekistan Asia Pulse Scientists from Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Moldova, Russia, Japan, Switzerland and Germany gathered in Tashkent last week for an international geology conference on climate ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 20:00

  12. Hayleys Group Joined Global Firms to Promote Water Availability

    14 Jul 2008- 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COLOMBO, Sri Lanka Sri Lanka's Hayleys Group joined top global firms to lobby the Group of 8 (G8) leading industrial nations — Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, the United Kingdom, and the Un ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 09:00

  13. USA: Hungary, Russia Score Low on "Greendex"

    12 May 2008- 23:41 by Local Press Report washington, dc Science Daily — The National Geographic Society and international polling company GlobeScan have developed a mechanism for measuring and comparing the way individual consumer behavior relates to the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

  14. South Korea: inge AG, LG Chem Distribute Treatment Module in Japan, Korea

    14 Apr 2008- 21:37 by Local Press Report Germany, GREIFENBERG Inge AG (Germany) — German ultrafiltration firm inge AG and South Korean company LG Chem have partnered in a water distribution agreement. Under terms of the agreement, LG Chem will be exclusiv ...

    Local Press Report - 08/19/2015 - 09:03

  15. Factories in Bangladesh Scramble to Build Treatment Plants

    17 Sep 2007- 23:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent dhaka, Bangladesh, Vietnam, HANOI — Bangladesh has emerged as a lucrative market for manufacturers and service providers of effluent treatment systems, as several hundred factories are now scrambling to add su ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:35