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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. 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

  3. Venice Canals Run Clear As Tourists Flee

    24 Mar 2020- 10:15 by Local Press Report VENICE RTE The city of Venice is enjoying crystal clear waters in its world-famous canals due to a lack of debris from tourists and near-zero boat traffic under Italy's ongoing coronavirus lockdown. The clear ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:15

  4. Coronavirus: Water Riots In Ghana

    24 Mar 2020- 10:20 by Local Press Report ACCRA Ghana Web Pictures of a huge crowd made up of residents of Teshie in the Greater Accra Region fighting one another in a bid to get access to good drinking water has hit social media. This comes after water sh ...

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

  5. Flint Water Infrastructure Improvement Funds Lie Unclaimed

    24 Mar 2020- 10:19 by Local Press Report FLINT MI Water Quality Products More than $87 million in federal funds appropriated for fixing Flint’s infrastructure after the city’s lead in water crisis has not been collected. A top EPA official advised Mayor S ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:19

  6. Coronavirus Expected To Drive Up Manila Water Usage

    24 Mar 2020- 10:16 by Local Press Report MANILA Manila Bulletin The water consumption of Metro Manila and its nearby provinces is expected to spike during the community quarantine ordered by President Rodrigo Duterte as a measure to prevent the spread of ...

    Local Press Report - 03/26/2020 - 13:33

  7. 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

  8. Coronavirus: Some US Water Utilities Suspend Supply Shutoffs To Residents Who Haven't Paid Bills

    17 Mar 2020- 14:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New shutoffs for non-payment of bills have been suspended in over 100 US municipal water systems and utilities in eight states in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is in resp ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2020 - 14:22

  9. Toilet Paper Substitutes Could Overwhelm UK Wastewater Systems

    18 Mar 2020- 12:07 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian Consumers have been warned of the dangers of substituting kitchen roll and wet wipes for toilet paper which – if flushed down the loo – could overwhelm the UK’s sewers. Innocent consumer substit ...

    Local Press Report - 03/18/2020 - 12:07

  10. Access To Clean Water For Hand-washing Is Crucial In Coronavirus Containment

    15 Mar 2020- 10:37 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States Coronavirus (COVID-19) is not a water-borne disease but lack of access to clean water, sanitation and good hygiene can hamper containment efforts, as handwashing and handwashing with so ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2020 - 08:36

  11. Water Pollution From Alaska Mines: “Gross Deficiencies And Failures Of The Regulatory System"

    15 Mar 2020- 08:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A relaxaton of the US's permitting regime for mining companies lies behind an extensive record of environmental spills and pollution violations at five major operating “hardro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2020 - 08:02

  12. Vietnam Drought: State Of Emergency Declared In Five Mekong Delta Provinces

    15 Mar 2020- 07:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam The government of Vietnam declared a state of emergency last week in five Mekong Delta provinces in response to prolonged drought which has led to a build-up of salinity, threatening ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/15/2020 - 07:28

  13. "We Have To Aim High In Glasgow": Guterres

    12 Mar 2020- 12:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States The year 2020 will be pivotal for climate action if the world is to control ever worsening impacts and indicators of climate change before it is too late, according to United Nations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/12/2020 - 12:08

  14. Mysterious Disappearance Of Famous Ecuador Waterfall

    12 Mar 2020- 10:00 by Local Press Report QUITO Dialogo Chino On February 2, something strange happened in Cayambe Coca Park in the Ecuadorian Amazon. The emblematic San Rafael waterfall, located on the Coca River between the provinces of Napo and Sucumbío ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2020 - 10:00

  15. IWRA Postpones Daegu Water Congress Due To Coronavirus Concerns

    10 Mar 2020- 10:33 by Local Press Report PARIS International Water Resources Association Due to serious health concerns and newly imposed regional and international travel restrictions, IWRA and the Korean co-hosts have decided to postpone the XVII World ...

    Local Press Report - 03/10/2020 - 10:33

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