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  1. Hey, Let's Flood The Deserts

    14 Nov 2018- 09:55 by Local Press Report MOUNTAIN VIEW CA A Silicon Valley venture capital firm, Y Combinator, unveiled the radical desert flooding plan as one of four “moonshot” scenarios that it hopes innovators will explore as potential remedies to cat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/14/2018 - 09:55

  2. African Development Bank Supports Morocco Drive For High-quality Drinking Water

    14 Nov 2018- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Info RABAT, Morocco The African Development Bank (AfDB) approved November 5 a $130 Million USD loan to support Morocco’s endeavor to invest in new treatment processes and drinking water supply networks. The loan is describe ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 11/14/2018 - 09:59

  3. Bangladesh: The Deeper The Well, The Less The Arsenic

    9 Nov 2018- 14:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent INDIANAPOLIS IN, United States Arsenic in well water accounts for one in 20 deaths in Bangladesh. The country's 10 million or more shallow, hand-pumped wells yield water that often exceeds the World Health ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/09/2018 - 14:33

  4. Multiple Fish Deaths Reported As Iraq Water Crisis Continues.

    8 Nov 2018- 12:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Baghdad, Iraq Multiple fish deaths have been reported in the Euphrates River, hitting the livelihoods of fish farmers in Iraq as the country continues to struggle with a water contamination crisis.   Thousands ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/08/2018 - 12:24

  5. Zimbabwe To Supply Water For South Africa Special Economic Zone

    8 Nov 2018- 09:40 by Local Press Report JOHANNESBURG Zim Live South Africa is in talks with Zimbabwe for the supply of water to the parched Makhado region. The long-delayed multi-billion rand Makhado-Musina Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Limpopo is being ...

    Local Press Report - 11/08/2018 - 09:40

  6. Las Vegas "Headed For A Water Calamity"

    6 Nov 2018- 13:19 by Local Press Report LAS VEGAS NV Las Vegas Review-Journal Las Vegas is built on a desert. And the main source of water in our oasis, the Colorado River, is producing less water every year. Surely this alone is the writing on the wall t ...

    Local Press Report - 11/06/2018 - 13:19

  7. World Bank Supports Manila Water Management Projects

    6 Nov 2018- 13:17 by Local Press Report MANILA Business World The World Bank and the government are preparing a $17.3 Million USD project seeking to improve the latter’s capacity to implement water management projects. The national government will provide ...

    Local Press Report - 11/06/2018 - 13:17

  8. Water ATMs Help Bridge The Safe Water Gap

    6 Nov 2018- 13:16 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI The Hindu For thousands of communities across India, the process of getting drinking water is now the same as the process of getting cash: they head to an ATM. With 82 crore people who still do not have ac ...

    Local Press Report - 11/06/2018 - 13:16

  9. Nestle Faces Continuing Fight Over Michigan Water Extraction Permission

    6 Nov 2018- 13:13 by Local Press Report GRAND RAPIDS MI WILX Nestle has been bottling spring water outside of Grand Rapids for almost 20 years. Today, the company pumps nearly 360,000 gallons a day from this one well in the town of Evart, and now the stat ...

    Local Press Report - 11/06/2018 - 13:13

  10. WWF Launches Upgrades To Water Risk Assessment Tool

    6 Nov 2018- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland WWF, the world’s largest conservation group has announced an upgraded version 5.0 of the “Water Risk Filter”, a leading online tool developed with the German Development Finance Institution ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/06/2018 - 10:45

  11. Jamaica Water Commission Expands Transmission Systems

    3 Nov 2018- 08:48 by Local Press Report KINGSTON The Jamaica Gleaner Plans are in the pipeline of the National Water Commission (NWC) to significantly expand its water transmission systems by utilising larger and more reliable sources such as the Rio Buen ...

    Local Press Report - 11/12/2018 - 10:12

  12. AWS Sees Growth In Adoption Of Water Stewardship Standard Certification

    1 Nov 2018- 13:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland The Alliance for Water Stewardship (AWS) held its third annual Global Water Stewardship Forum in Edinburgh, Scotland this week, reporting growth in uptake of its Water Stewardship Certificat ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/01/2018 - 14:56

  13. UNFAO and NDB To Join Forces To Help Meet SDGs

    3 Nov 2018- 07:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ROME, Italy The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UNFAO) and the New Development Bank (NDB), formerly known as the BRICS Bank, have announced a new joint effort to help countries achieve ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/03/2018 - 07:19

  14. Malaysian Minister Will Raise Subject Of Singapore Water Treaty During ASEAN Summit

    3 Nov 2018- 07:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Malaysia Deputy Foreign Minister Marzuki Yahya's office has confirmed that the issue of the 1962 Malaysia-Singapore water treaty is on the agenda for a private meeting between Malays ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/03/2018 - 07:27

  15. India: Maharashtra Villagers Guard Water Tank 24/7

    1 Nov 2018- 09:47 by Local Press Report AURANGABAD The Times of India The residents of Talwada village in Vaijapur tehsil, about 65 km from here, have been guarding a prized commodity for the past few days – water. Every night, men and women stand around ...

    Local Press Report - 11/01/2018 - 09:47

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