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  1. Virtual Academic Conference On GERD Next Week

    13 Aug 2020- 04:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MIAMI FL A virtual event, the "2020 International Conference on the Nile and Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD): Science, Conflict Resolution and Cooperation", co-sponsored by the FIU Institute o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2020 - 06:33

  2. Satellites Map, Predict Yemen Cholera Risk

    13 Aug 2020- 04:32 by Local Press Report SANA'A Earth Observatory A team of NASA-funded researchers has been using satellite and ground-based data to forecast the risk of cholera in Yemen and other countries. The map shows the forecasted risk of chol ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 08:47

  3. US-Mexico Border Wall Threatens Endangered Species

    13 Aug 2020- 04:29 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Hill A government assessment recently obtained by an environmental group appears to link a well the group says is used in U.S.-Mexico border wall construction to low water levels in wildlife habit ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 06:32

  4. Release From Dams Allows Shipping Of Paraguayan Grains

    13 Aug 2020- 04:37 by Local Press Report ASUNCION Successful Farming More than a hundred barges with 115,000 tonnes of Paraguayan grains began to sail to ports in the region on Tuesday, thanks to a discharge of water from the Itaipu and Yacyreta dams that ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 06:31

  5. Photographs: Syrian Villagers Blame Turkey For Drop In Euphrates Water Levels

    13 Aug 2020- 04:34 by Local Press Report PARIS The Observers Since May, residents of northeastern Syria have noticed a visible decrease in the Euphrates's water levels. The legendary river's source is found in Turkey, and it irrigates all of nor ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 04:34

  6. Nine Youth Projects Awarded Funding For Community Water Initiatives

    12 Aug 2020- 06:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MONTREAL, Canada The International Secretariat for Water (ISW) and Solidarity Water Europe have announced the winners of the “Global Youth Take Action” campaign the organisations launched in May. Among the sub ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2020 - 08:31

  7. Bangladesh To Seek Chinese Support For Teesta River Restoration Project

    11 Aug 2020- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DHAKA, Bangladesh Bangladesh’s Ministry of Water Resources is set to seek funding for an estimated $985 Million USD to implement a “Teesta River Comprehensive Management and Restoration Project”, possibly with ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2020 - 08:49

  8. Mekong River Commission Warns Of Continuing Low Flow, Potential Impacts

    11 Aug 2020- 08:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENTIANE, Laos A newly released Situation Report from the Mekong River Commission (MRC) calls for improved data sharing among the riparian nations. “We call on the six Mekong countries to increase data and in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 08:42

  9. Governance Of Irrigation and Drainage To Mitigate Climate Change Impacts, Feed The Planet

    11 Aug 2020- 09:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC A new World Bank paper released in the beginning of August examines the importance of governance in irrigation projects and identifies how proper governance can help mitigate the effects of clima ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 09:11

  10. EIB Supports Future-proofing Netherlands Drinking Water Network

    11 Aug 2020- 08:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg The European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced $176 Million USD in funding for Vitens, the Netherlands largest water utility, to be applied to a 2020-2024 investment programme to futur ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 08:47

  11. Recurrent China Flooding Will Benefit Steel Industry

    11 Aug 2020- 09:23 by Local Press Report BEIJING S&P Global Market Intelligence A standstill in construction activities following heavy rain and massive floods in China recently dampened local steel demand in certain regions, but market watchers belie ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:32

  12. Downstream Alarm Over Possible Tibet Lake Breach Flooding

    11 Aug 2020- 09:21 by Local Press Report ITANAGAR The Hindu An alert has been sounded all along the Siang river basin in Arunachal Pradesh after the Union Home Ministry in a report informed about the formation of an artificial lake on Yigong Tso river in ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:31

  13. Clean Water Access Problems Impede Navajo COVID Control Efforts

    11 Aug 2020- 09:19 by Local Press Report WARRENTON VA Truthout In this great 27,000 square mile swath of land in the Four Corners region of Southwestern U.S., between 30 and 40 percent of the some 200,000 have no direct access to running water. Half of th ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:19

  14. Fear Of Glacier Collapse In Mont Blanc Mountain Range

    11 Aug 2020- 09:17 by Local Press Report COURMAYEUR Phys.org An Italian Alpine resort on Sunday lifted a state of alert declared last week over fears that a chunk of glacier on the Mont Blanc mountain range might crash down on them. Around 15 people who w ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:17

  15. Remarkable Map Imagines Water-rich, Terraformed Planet Mars

    11 Aug 2020- 09:15 by Local Press Report HAWTHORNE CA Inverse Thanks to a new project released this week, a new map shows what the red planet would look like if 71 percent of its surface area was covered with water — around the same proportion as Earth. T ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:29

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