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  1. UN: Eliminating Cholera in Haiti Requires “Urgent Interventions” in Water, Sanitation

    4 Apr 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti With only 17 percent of the Haitian population having access to sanitation services and about half with access to safe drinking water, eliminating cholera from the country will be “impossi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/04/2014 - 09:59

  2. Europe Can Expect Worsening Droughts by 2100

    13 Jan 2014- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium European countries, particularly those in the southern regions, can expect more frequent and intense droughts by the end of the century, according to a new study carried out jointly by the Eu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2014 - 11:21

  3. 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

  4. EU Fines Water Management Cartel $16 Million USD

    27 Jun 2012- 09:03 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS Europe Online Magazine The European Union on Wednesday slapped more than $16 million USD in fines on two producers of water management products, accusing them of running a cartel in Germany that one of the ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2013 - 17:47

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. European Researchers Working on Drought-Resistant Crops

    11 Apr 2012- 13:55 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS Euroalert Full Story- The nearly $4 million USD EU-funded ABSTRESS project brings together researchers from 13 participating institutions across the Czech Republic, Germany, Spain, France, Italy, Hungary a ...

    Local Press Report - 05/15/2012 - 14:23

  8. Study Says EU Will Miss Its 2015 Targets on Development Aid

    20 Jun 2011- 14:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Union spends on average more than $2.9 billion USD annually to support water and sanitation projects in the developing world, helping to fund infrastructure, storage and irrigati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 17:47

  9. Hand-Held Sensor Detects Threats to Water Supplies

    9 Jun 2011- 18:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium Bacteria, parasites and viruses found in water kill or sicken millions of people every year, and security officials have long feared that reservoirs are effortless targets for a biological att ...

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

  10. Hand-Held Sensor Detects Threats to Water Supplies

    7 Jun 2011- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium Bacteria, parasites and viruses found in water kill or sicken millions of people every year, and security officials have long feared that reservoirs are effortless targets for a biological att ...

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

  11. Hand-Held Sensor Detects Threats to Water Supplies

    6 Jun 2011- 14:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium Bacteria, parasites and viruses found in water kill or sicken millions of people every year, and security officials have long feared that reservoirs are effortless targets for a biological att ...

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

  12. Foreign Scientists Launch Study of Kazakh Lake

    2 Sep 2009- 14:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ASTANA, Kazakhstan A' n international expedition including scientists from Belgium, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and Holland, in August started a study of Lake Balkhash in southeastern Kazakhstan to d ...

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

  13. 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