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  1. “Water And The Climate Crisis”- aquaNOW Audience, World Water Day 2020

    25 Mar 2020- 10:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, Scotland OOSKAnews hosted an aquaNOW Audience 20 March in Scotland, marking World Water Day. Footage of the live-streamed webcast panel discussion, with the theme “Water and the Climate Crisis” can ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/25/2020 - 10:42

  2. Spain Cracks Down On Groundwater Theft

    25 Mar 2020- 09:22 by Local Press Report SEVILLE Phys.org Digging an illegal well to irrigate crops is a widespread practice in Spain as water becomes increasingly scarce. But around 100 such boreholes have been blocked off recently around Lucena del Puer ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:22

  3. Global River Activists Unite

    25 Mar 2020- 09:16 by Local Press Report OAKLAND CA International Rivers This March 14, International Day of Action for Rivers, thousands of river stewards, defenders, and allies took action both in person and online. Despite the health and safety challen ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:16

  4. Kabul River For Peace And Development

    25 Mar 2020- 09:08 by Local Press Report KARACHI Pakistan Observer Nisar Memon, former federal minister and senator in Pakistan, comments about the importance of the Kabul River and the dependence on it of both Pakistan and Afghanistan for drinking water, ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:26

  5. World Water Day 2020 Photo Contest Winner Announced

    25 Mar 2020- 09:12 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Tehran Times The Lions Club Seregno Assistance to International Development (AID) in Italy organizes the contest every year in collaboration with United Nations Water and several other organizations, includi ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:12

  6. Honduras' Deadly Water Wars

    25 Mar 2020- 09:09 by Local Press Report TEGUCIGALPA The Nation The mine can’t be reached from the gate along the road, which is guarded by soldiers bearing M-16s and a helmeted foreman with a shotgun over his chest. So if you want to see the sprawling mi ...

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

  7. Virus Curfew Accelerates Jordan Water Shortages

    25 Mar 2020- 09:23 by Local Press Report AMMAN Thomson Reuters Foundation Complaints and concerns over water shortages rose by 58% in Jordan in the first day after a country-wide curfew was instated, water authorities said Sunday. Jordan, the world's ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:23

  8. 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

  9. "Valuing Water Finance Task Force" Will Address Unsustainable Corporate Water Practises

    26 Mar 2020- 13:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BOSTON MA, United States Sustainability think-tank Ceres has announced  a new task force to drive corporate action on water-related financial risks. In cooperation with leading US pension funds and internation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 13:09

  10. Guterres: "The Solution Is Clear"

    26 Mar 2020- 12:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States In a World Water Day address, United Nation Secretary-General Antonio Guterres described water as "the primary medium through which we perceive the effect of climate disruption, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 12:51

  11. Cambodia Announces Ten Year Moratorium On New Mekong Dams

    26 Mar 2020- 12:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PHNOM PENH, Cambodia The government of Cambodia has announced that the country will not develop new hydropower dams on the Mekong River for the next 10 years, putting two planned dams at Sambor and Stung Treng ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 12:16

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. Sand Dams Possible Drought Mitigators In Zimbabwe

    24 Mar 2020- 10:20 by Local Press Report HARARE The Herald Harnessing low – tech innovations such as sand dams could help communities in the drought prone parts of the country to prepare for the inevitable effects of climate change that now includes longe ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:20

  15. Plugging The Leaks In England's Water Systems

    24 Mar 2020- 10:15 by Local Press Report LONDON The Ecologist A long-term plan has been developed to prevent water shortages in England by 2050 through dramatically reducing demand and halving leakages. The Environment Agency's National Framework for ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:22

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