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  1. US Hydropower Industry, Environmentalists Collaborate In Healthy Rivers Initiative

    19 Oct 2020- 08:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PALO ALTO CA, United States The US hydropower industry and environmental and river conservation communities are to collaborate on a “shared task” that will “chart hydropower’s role in a clean energy future in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 08:16

  2. “Staggering Rise” In Climate-Related Disasters During The Last 20 Years

    18 Oct 2020- 07:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Extreme weather events have come to dominate the disaster landscape in the 21st century, says a new report by the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), published to mark 13 October ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/18/2020 - 07:18

  3. New Water Projects to Alleviate Pastoralist- Nomadic Disputes In Kenya

    18 Oct 2020- 08:10 by Local Press Report MOYALE Kenya News Agency The government’s commitment to ending the prevalent water shortage in Marsabit County still stands with projects valued to over Sh2 billion in progress. Water scarcity has always resulted i ...

    Local Press Report - 10/18/2020 - 08:10

  4. Understanding And Managing GERD Risks

    18 Oct 2020- 08:05 by Local Press Report OXFORD Nature Communications When construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is completed, the Nile will have two of the world’s largest dams—the High Aswan Dam (HAD) and the GERD—in two different c ...

    Local Press Report - 10/19/2020 - 14:43

  5. Our Age Of Uncertainty: Human Rights And Water Security

    15 Oct 2020- 08:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden An international panel gathered virtually to discuss human rights-based water resources management and water security at a webinar on 13 October, which was organised by the UN Development Pro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2020 - 08:53

  6. Lithium Producer SQM Describes Initiative For Water Sustainability

    14 Oct 2020- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile The world's second largest lithium producer, SQM in Chile, has announced new sustainable development plans including commitmet to the environment and sustainability of operations throughou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2020 - 10:28

  7. Nigeria's Need To Invest In Water Sector

    14 Oct 2020- 09:12 by Local Press Report ABUJA The Guardian The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), yesterday, urged the Federal Government to invest at least 1.7 per cent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) yearly to prevent water shortage b ...

    Local Press Report - 10/15/2020 - 07:06

  8. Military Technology Aids Jersey Water Quality Management

    14 Oct 2020- 09:09 by Local Press Report ST HELIER Jersey Evening Post Technology developed for weather forecasting and the military could improve the Island’s water quality by reducing the amount of chemicals applied to fields, a farmer has said. Since 2 ...

    Local Press Report - 10/14/2020 - 09:09

  9. US Prez In Odd Diatribe About California Policy To Save Endangered Fish

    13 Oct 2020- 08:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States In a post-hospitalisation interview with right-wing media outlet Fox News, US President Donald Trump has ridiculed California Democrats for conservation policies that protect the e ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2020 - 08:24

  10. A Fifth Of Countries Are At Risk From Ecosystem Collapse

    13 Oct 2020- 07:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZURICH, Switzerland As biodiversity declines, a fifth of countries worldwide are at risk from ecosystem collapse according to a new study by the Swiss Re Institute on habitats, water security and air quality. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2020 - 07:59

  11. Giant Underwater Flood Tank Protects Tokyo From Catastrophic Flooding Events

    12 Oct 2020- 09:14 by Local Press Report TOKYO Macau News Agency It has been called Japan’s underground “Parthenon”, a cavernous complex charged with protecting Tokyo and surrounding areas from catastrophic flooding — a risk experts warn is growing as cli ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:32

  12. Pope Francis Emphasises Water In TED Talk Presentation

    12 Oct 2020- 09:21 by Local Press Report ROME Vatican News In his second TED talks appearance, Pope Francis sends a video message to participants in “Countdown”, saying it is time to make planet-changing choices. “We live in a historic moment marked by di ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:21

  13. OECD Advises Greece To Adjust Water Pricing Structure

    12 Oct 2020- 09:17 by Local Press Report ATHENS Ekathimerini Greece is facing a water scarcity and must adjust the commodity’s prices to reflect that, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) said in a report last week. In Environm ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:17

  14. Scotland's Water Utility Targets Net-zero Carbon Emissions

    12 Oct 2020- 09:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, United Kingdom The Water Industry Commission for Scotland (WICS) has published a draft plan for 2021-2027, designed to enable Scottish Water to meet the challenges of maintaining high-quality custom ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2020 - 08:56

  15. UN World Food Programme Wins 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

    12 Oct 2020- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OSLO, Norway The 2020 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to the United Nations (UN) World Food Programme (WFP). The Norwegian Nobel Committee said that the World Food Programme won the award "for its effo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2020 - 10:36

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