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  1. International Water Summit: "Preventing Water Crises"

    16 Oct 2019- 08:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BUDAPEST, Hungary Several hundred politicians, bankers, businessmen, inventors and scientists gathered in Budapest, Hungary, this week to discuss challenges of emerging water crises – issues concerning abundan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2019 - 08:05

  2. Turkey Invasion Of Syria: Damage To Water Infrastructure And Risk Of Water-borne Disease

    16 Oct 2019- 05:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAMASCUS, Syria The World Health Organization (WHO) is gravely concerned about the humanitarian health situation in northeast Syria, where up to 200,000 people have been displaced as a result of increased mili ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2019 - 05:56

  3. South Korea Raises Fukushima Water Release Concerns To London Convention

    14 Oct 2019- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The fishing industry of South Korea has brought its concerns over the release of the contaminated water at Japan's Fukushima nuclear power plant into the sea to the London Convention and Prot ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2019 - 07:29

  4. New Australia Dam Investment Criticized By Environmentalists

    14 Oct 2019- 07:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CANBERRA, Australia The federal government of Australia and the state government of water-stressed New South Wales (NSW) have jointly allocated approximately $675 Million USD to upgrade an existing dam and to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2019 - 07:02

  5. 35-Year Drought Increases Displacement In Horn Of Africa

    14 Oct 2019- 06:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom The Horn of Africa is now experiencing the lowest cumulative rainfall totals since 1981. As a consequence nearly 13 million people, including 6.5 million children, are facing critical le ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2019 - 06:28

  6. Nature "Shrinkage" Will Hit Access To Clean Water For Billions

    14 Oct 2019- 07:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PALO ALTO CA, United States Researchers from Stanford University have developed a new interactive map  measuring nature’s contributions to human well-being suggests that as many as five billion people, particu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2019 - 07:15

  7. US Tightens Regulations On Testing Drinking Water For Lead; Critics Remain Unconvinced

    12 Oct 2019- 07:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC, United States In a first revision of the country's Lead and Copper Rule since 1991, United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced, 10 October, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2019 - 07:39

  8. Water Diplomacy Talks-- "The Geneva List of Principles On The Protection Of Water Infrastructure"

    10 Oct 2019- 11:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Mara Tignino of Geneva Water Hubspeaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) “Water Diplomacy Talks” video interview. The subject is the "Geneva List" of legal pr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2019 - 11:26

  9. Guterres' Climate Change Message To The World

    9 Oct 2019- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States In a 3 October opinion article distributed by more than 170 news outlets, Unite Nations Secretary-General António Guterres reaffirmed his concerns over the threats posed by climate ch ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/09/2019 - 10:02

  10. Venezuela's Lake Maracaibo Polluted By "Permanent Black Tide" Of Oil

    5 Oct 2019- 07:43 by Local Press Report CARACAS Phys.org Smelling like an oil refinery, the vast expanse of Lake Maracaibo has become polluted by its own reserves of crude as Venezuela's economic collapse has left wells and pipelines in ruin. This hu ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2019 - 07:43

  11. Water Diplomacy Talks-- Sundeep Waslekar, President, Strategic Foresight Group

    3 Oct 2019- 05:04 by TWD Staff Kathmandu, Nepal Sundeep Waslekar, President of Strategic Foresight Group (SFG) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) “Water Diplomacy Talks” video interview. Strategic Foresight Group is a think-tank ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:23

  12. Chernobyl Exclusion Zone Welcomes Visitors By Approved Water Routes

    29 Sep 2019- 07:03 by Local Press Report KYIV Kyiv Post Water routes in the exclusion zone are open for the visitors and comply with all safety standards, said Head of the State Agency for Management of the Exclusion Zone of Ukraine Vitaliy Petruk followi ...

    Local Press Report - 10/10/2019 - 09:46

  13. Dear Mr DiCaprio, "You Are Poorly Advised"

    29 Sep 2019- 05:09 by TWD Staff BANGALORE, India A coalition of environmental actvists in India has sent an open letter to actor Leonardo DiCaprio describing his support for the Isha Foundation’s “Cauvery Calling” tree-planting campaign as poorly advised. ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:38

  14. UN-Water Highlights Climate Change Impacts On Water Stresses

    29 Sep 2019- 04:04 by TWD Staff NEW YORK NY, United States A new policy brief from UN-Water, the interagency mechanism that coordinates the efforts of United Nations entities and international organizations working on water and sanitation issues, highligh ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:34

  15. Projected Humanitarian Costs Of Climate Emergencies

    25 Sep 2019- 06:56 by TWD Staff NEW YORK NY, United States The International Federation of Red Cross (IFRC) issued a new report 19 September examining the current cost of climate change on humans, and projects what the cost will be at the end of the next ...

    TWD Staff - 10/10/2019 - 09:35

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