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  1. Wilson Center Releases Animated Video On Water, Conflict and Peacebuilding

    24 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC YOU TUBE In celebration of World Water Day 2019, the Wilson Center and USAID’s Office of Conflict Management and Mitigation released a new animated short that celebrates how working together to ensure ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2019 - 06:59

  2. More Than 97 Percent Of Gaza's Water Does Not Meet WHO Quality Standards

    24 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report BETHLEHEM Ma'An News Agency More than 97% of the water pumped from the coastal aquifer in the besieged Gaza Strip does not meet the water quality standards of the World Health Organization (WHO), leading to th ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2019 - 06:59

  3. USEPA Chief Says Americans Should Focus Less on Climate Change Threats, More On Clean Water

    22 Mar 2019- 06:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler, a former coal lobbyist, raised eyebrows this week by saying that Americans should focus less on global warm ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 06:58

  4. Melting Glaciers Expose Everest Mountaineer Corpses

    24 Mar 2019- 06:59 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU BBC News Expedition operators are concerned at the number of climbers' bodies that are becoming exposed on Mount Everest as its glaciers melt. Nearly 300 mountaineers have died on the peak since the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2019 - 10:38

  5. Dire Consequences For Countries Exporting Virtual Water

    22 Mar 2019- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON The production of goods for export is depleting the water supplies of some of the world’s poorest countries, a new report from WaterAid warns. Collaboration between the public and private sectors is cru ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 08:21

  6. Western US States Agree Drought Plan For Sharing, Reduction Of Use, Of Troubled Colorado River

    22 Mar 2019- 07:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DENVER CO, United States Following about 20 years of drought and shrinkage in available Colorado River water resources, negotiators for seven Western states (Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona, Nevad ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 07:58

  7. River Flow Champion Wins 2019 Stockholm Water Prize

    22 Mar 2019- 06:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Stockholm International Water Institute Dr Jackie King is named the 2019 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for game-changing contributions to global river management. She has advanced the scient ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/22/2019 - 06:41

  8. "Leaving No One Behind": 2019 United Nations World Water Development Report

    19 Mar 2019- 07:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland The United Nations World Water Development Report 2019  (WWDR), launched March 19 with the theme "Leaving No One Behind", argues that fulfilling the human rights to safe drinking ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/19/2019 - 07:18

  9. Brunei Introduces Water Prepayment System To Curb Wastage

    19 Mar 2019- 06:58 by Local Press Report BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN Xinhua Net News Brunei is expected to introduce prepaid water meters this year to curb the high water usage in the country. "The use of clean water in Brunei is still the highest in Associa ...

    Local Press Report - 03/19/2019 - 06:58

  10. Israeli Forces Demolish Water Well In Southern Hebron

    19 Mar 2019- 06:57 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Al-Hourriah Israeli forces demolished a water well in the Umm al-Nir village in southern Hebron, in the southern occupied West Bank, on Monday. Locals said that an Israeli bulldozer, escorted by large numb ...

    Local Press Report - 03/19/2019 - 06:57

  11. Climate Change Will Cause Water Shortages In England "Within 25 Years"

    19 Mar 2019- 06:56 by Local Press Report LONDON BBC News Within 25 years England will not have enough water to meet demand, the head of the Environment Agency is warning. The impact of climate change, combined with population growth, means the country is ...

    Local Press Report - 03/19/2019 - 06:56

  12. Global Assessment Of Biodiversity, Ecosystems, Will Assess Progress Against SDGs And Paris Agreement

    18 Mar 2019- 11:25 by OOSKAnews Info BONN, Germany The first Global Assessment of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services will be presented to 130 governments at the seventh session of the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosyste ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 03/18/2019 - 11:25

  13. Manila Water Woes Persist; Kaliwa Dam May Be Accelerated

    18 Mar 2019- 10:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Manila, Phillippines Metropolitan Manila, Phillippines, continues to experience its worst water shortage in years, with water taps dry for long periods, and residents of the Philippines capital (pop. 12 Millio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/18/2019 - 10:39

  14. "Canary In The Coal Mine": Wetlands Birdlife Study Shows How Climate Change Alters Water Quality

    18 Mar 2019- 07:38 by OOSKAnews Info CORVALLIS, OR, United States New research shows that recent climate change is having profound effects on wetlands across the West of the United States – affecting birds that use these wetlands for breeding, migration a ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 03/18/2019 - 07:42

  15. Development Banks Announce New Climate Change Adaptation And Mitigation Investments.

    18 Mar 2019- 08:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya The World Bank and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have announced significant new investments in Africa for both climate adaptation and mitigation. The announcements came at March 14's  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/18/2019 - 08:28

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