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  1. Malaysia Investigates Water Pollution Claims After Deaths Of Indigenous People

    10 Jun 2019- 07:39 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Channel News Asia Malaysia Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail said on Sunday (Jun 9) the government is investigating allegations of water pollution after several Orang Asli deaths were repo ...

    Local Press Report - 06/10/2019 - 07:39

  2. Malaysia: Widespread Flooding In Interior Sarawak

    10 Jun 2019- 07:39 by Local Press Report MIRI The Star Widespread floods have inundated numerous settlements in northern and central Sarawak, following heavy rain over the past 24 hours. Long Busang village in the vicinity of Bakun Dam in central Sarawak ...

    Local Press Report - 06/10/2019 - 07:39

  3. Illegally Dumped Toxic Chemicals Poison Malaysians, Cause Concern In Singapore

    18 Mar 2019- 08:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Two separate incidents of pollution affecting water bodies in Malaysia this month have prompted authorities to begin investigations. Malaysia's Selangor Water Management Authority ( ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/18/2019 - 08:48

  4. Climate Change Crises Under-reported By Mainstream Media

    24 Feb 2019- 08:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Some very large humanitarian crises, particularly those related to climate change, have received relatively little public attention because of dwindling news budgets in media. International ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/05/2019 - 07:46

  5. Funding For Drinking Water Supply In Northern Haiti

    12 Dec 2018- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC, United States The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has approved a $125 Million USD grant for a drinking water supply system in Haiti’s north region. The project will include urban, periurban, and r ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/12/2018 - 10:28

  6. Oxfam Haiti Rapes: British Executive Resigns

    12 Feb 2018- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Info LONDON, UK BBC, London Oxfam's deputy chief executive has resigned over the handling of a sex scandal involving aid workers. The charity is accused of concealing the findings of an inquiry into claims staff used p ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/12/2018 - 10:30

  7. "Teh Tarik" (Like Milky Tea) River Water Prompts Call for Ulu Muda Logging Ban

    25 Jan 2018- 08:10 by Local Press Report GEORGE TOWN MalaysiaKini The Penang Water Supply Corporation (PBAPP) has urged the federal government stop illegal logging at Kedah's Ulu Muda Forest to allow it to remain as a Northern Corridor Economic Regio ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2018 - 08:10

  8. US Announces “Global Water Strategy”. Does Your Country Get a Mention? What, no Pakistan? No Yemen?

    16 Nov 2017- 14:15 by OOSKAnews Info Washington, DC The aid agency of the USA has released a strategy document regarding the country’s vision of a “more water-secure world…where people and nations have the water they need to be healthy, prosperous, and re ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 11/16/2017 - 14:23

  9. IDB: $65 Million USD for WASH in Haiti

    1 Nov 2017- 10:34 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE Caribbean News Now Haiti will improve drinking water and sanitation services in the Port-au-Prince metropolitan area, as well as in rural areas, in particular those affected by Hurricane Matthew, with ...

    Local Press Report - 11/01/2017 - 10:34

  10. UN Touts Anti-Cholera Initiative in Haiti

    27 Apr 2017- 06:52 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE United Nations News Centre Since 2010, the cholera epidemic in Haiti has directly affected 805,000 people and taken the lives of more than 9,480 [official figures as of 11 March 2017]. The UN-backed ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2017 - 12:40

  11. UN Agencies Launch Cholera Vaccination Campaign in Matthew-Hit Parts of Haiti

    11 Nov 2016- 08:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States UN agencies including the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) this week launched a cholera v ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/11/2016 - 08:15

  12. GlobalMedic Provides Clean Drinking Water in Haiti

    26 Oct 2016- 08:34 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE Relief Web Since Oct 6, GlobalMedic’s Rapid Response Team has been installing and distributing water purification units in communities surrounding Les Cayes, serving over 4,000 people. A second Rapid ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2016 - 08:34

  13. Main Suspect in Sabah Water Corruption Out on Bail

    17 Oct 2016- 07:38 by Local Press Report KUALA LUMPUR Malay Mail Online An official believed to be at the heart of a corruption scandal at the Sabah Water Department was released by the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on Sunday. Four others cu ...

    Local Press Report - 10/17/2016 - 07:38

  14. Call for Harsher Punishment on Water Polluters

    12 Oct 2016- 10:50 by Local Press Report SHAH ALAM The Star Online Despite having strict laws such as the Environmental Quality Act 1974 and action being taken against the perpetrators, river pollution is still happening. To-date, there has not been a sin ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2016 - 10:50

  15. Reins at the UN: Guterres

    7 Oct 2016- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States Antonio Guterres, former head of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), has been confirmed as the next UN Secretary General by the UN Security Council. The UN Gener ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2016 - 11:46

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