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  1. Mexico Protesters Succeed In Blocking Plan To Transfer Water To United States

    30 Mar 2020- 09:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico Following protests, The National Water Commission of Mexico (CONAGUA) appears to have backed down on a plan to divert water to the United States under terms of a 1944 bi-lateral treaty. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/30/2020 - 09:02

  2. Large Corporations Commit To New "Water Resilience Coalition"

    30 Mar 2020- 08:32 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States The CEO Water Mandate platform has announced a new industry-driven, CEO-led Water Resilience Coalition. Endorsing companies of the CEO Water Mandate (currently over 150) commit to ac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/30/2020 - 08:32

  3. Oceanic Freshwater Aquifer Discovered Off New Zealand

    29 Mar 2020- 10:13 by Local Press Report CHRISTCHURCH Science Alert A rare freshwater reserve has been discovered underneath the sea off the coast of the South Island of New Zealand, which could help head off future droughts and mitigate the impact of cli ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:13

  4. Satellite Data Enhances Water Resource Management In African Countries

    29 Mar 2020- 10:10 by Local Press Report COLOMBO Space In Africa The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) has partnered with Digital Earth Africa (DEA) to leverage state of the art remote-sensing and data management technologies to enhance the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:10

  5. Pan-Africa Survey Reveals Dissatisfaction With Governments' Provision Of Clean Water, Sanitation Services

    26 Mar 2020- 09:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ACCRA, Ghana More than half of respondents to an extensive survey in 34 African countries say that their respective governments have failed in the provision of clean water and sanitation services. In 20 countr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 09:28

  6. Canada- United States Transboundary River Negotiations

    25 Mar 2020- 09:13 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Cranbrook Daily Townsman The ninth round of Columbia River Treaty negotiations took place over two days last week in Washington, D.C. “Since the process to revisit the Columbia River Treaty began, Can ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 10:43

  7. Tanzania: Mara River Stakeholders Engage In Water Allocation Plan

    25 Mar 2020- 09:19 by Local Press Report DODOMA Daily News Officials in Tanzania have said the ongoing process to set up water allocation plan for Mara River will consider priority needs of water with involvement of all key stakeholders getting high consi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:19

  8. Blessing Yourself With Sanitiser

    25 Mar 2020- 09:15 by Local Press Report NAIROBI National Post Hand sanitiser replaced holy water at Nairobi’s Holy Family Basilica Catholic Church, and attendance was far lower than usual, but Sunday Mass went ahead. In Kenya, where there have been seven ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:15

  9. EU Recognises Water, Climate Linkages In Statement

    25 Mar 2020- 09:17 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS European Union World Water Day 2020, on 22 March, is about water and climate change – and how the two are inextricably linked. On this occasion, we acknowledge the fundamental link between climate and the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:17

  10. Yemen: Safe Water Crucial To Control Spread Of Diseases

    25 Mar 2020- 09:14 by Local Press Report GENEVA Middle East Monitor The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has called to support the provision of clean water in Yemen in order to protect the country’s population from the spread of disea ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:14

  11. Groundwater Scientist Awarded 2020 Stockholm Water Prize

    26 Mar 2020- 10:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Dr John Cherry, a world-renowned hydrogeologist and leading authority on threats to groundwater contamination is to receive the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize in 2020. As creator of the ac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 10:29

  12. Fatal Impacts Of Corruption In South Africa Water Sector

    26 Mar 2020- 09:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JOHANNESBURG, South Africa Corruption plays an important part in who gets water and how much and how it is delivered in South Africa according to a new report from Water Integrity Network and Corruption Watch. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 09:01

  13. World Youth Parliament For Water Launches New Web Platform

    26 Mar 2020- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONTREAL, Canada The World Youth Parliament for Water has launched a new web platform (www.youthforwater.org), showcasing members of Youth Parliaments for Water around the world, their actions and success stor ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 10:05

  14. 2020 Water, Sanitation And Hygiene Barometer

    26 Mar 2020- 07:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France International humanitarian group Solidarites International this month released its 2020 "Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Barometer"  highlighting lack of access to safe drinking water and ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 07:52

  15. EU invests $1.5 Billion USD In Green Infrastructure

    26 Mar 2020- 09:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission has approved a $1.5 Billion USD funding package for large European infrastructure projects including flood safety and sustainable water management projects. The invest ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 09:08