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  1. Brazil Prez Election Is Key To Amazon's Future

    20 Oct 2018- 09:47 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY The New York Times The presidential election in Brazil will not only shape the destiny of Latin America’s largest country. It is also a referendum on the fate of the Amazon: the world’s largest tropical ...

    Local Press Report - 10/20/2018 - 09:47

  2. Brazilians "Don’t Know" If Pesticides Are In Their Drinking Water

    23 Mar 2018- 05:42 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Human Rights Watch Last month I visited a small rural community in northern Brazil to see how pesticides affect people in the countryside. Brazil, an agricultural powerhouse of industrial farming, is on ...

    Local Press Report - 03/23/2018 - 05:42

  3. WaterAid: 60 Percent of World Population Now Lives in Water Stressed Areas

    22 Mar 2018- 05:54 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY PR Web While Cape Town races to avoid ‘Day Zero,’ when taps will run dry, a new WaterAid report reveals millions around the world already face these conditions daily. The report, released on March 22 fo ...

    Local Press Report - 03/22/2018 - 05:54

  4. UNESCO Urges Deeper Commitment to Water Cooperation

    21 Sep 2017- 08:06 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Relief Web At the high-level event “Towards Implementation of the International Decade for Action ‘Water for Sustainable Development’ 2018-2028” hosted at the United Nations, UNESCO Director-General, Ir ...

    Local Press Report - 09/21/2017 - 08:06

  5. US Infrastructure Upgrade Urged

    23 Aug 2017- 08:45 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Scientific American What implications will Trump administration policies have for America’s rivers? When I was first asked this, I felt like a school kid caught daydreaming in class by the teacher. Acce ...

    Local Press Report - 08/23/2017 - 08:45

  6. Massive Infrastructure Funding Gap for SDGs

    31 Jul 2017- 11:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States A new report indicates that the cost of providing infrastructure to support global economic growth and to start to close infrastructure gaps will reach $94 trillion USD by 2040, with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/03/2017 - 11:38

  7. NASA Data Combat Middle East Scarcity

    12 Jun 2017- 09:34 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY Newsweek Desperate to head off a regional water crisis, scientists in the Middle East have pinned their hopes on U.S. satellite imagery to boost water efficiency and sniff out additional water resources ...

    Local Press Report - 06/12/2017 - 09:34

  8. Nearly 600 million Children Will Live in Areas with Extremely Limited Water Resources by 2040- UNICEF

    27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY UNICEF Press Center Some 600 million children – or 1 in 4 children worldwide – will be living in areas with extremely limited water resources by 2040, according to a UNICEF report released on World Wate ...

    Local Press Report - 03/27/2017 - 09:52

  9. 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