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  1. How The "Sand Mafia" Operates In Nepal, India Rivers

    14 Oct 2019- 07:30 by Local Press Report KATHMANDU The Third Pole Sand is a limited resource and the most mined mineral in the world in terms of volume and yet, its presence is taken for granted. As a result of the modernisation and growing urbanisation a ...

    Local Press Report - 10/14/2019 - 07:30

  2. 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

  3. Lake Chad Shrinkage: When And How?

    12 Oct 2019- 11:11 by Local Press Report ABUJA APF President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria told the United Nations Climate Action Summit in New York last month that the Lake Chad basin has shrunk significantly due to climate change, depriving many people of ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2019 - 11:11

  4. 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

  5. EEA Calls For Wastewater Treatment Efficiency To Adapt To Climate Change Impacts, New Pollutants

    12 Oct 2019- 07:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COPENHAGEN, Denmark A new  report  from the European Environment Agency (EEA) underscores that urban wastewater treatment now must also address additional challenges brought on by climate changes, increasing p ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2019 - 07:31

  6. Egypt Invests $55 Million USD In Water Conservation Plan

    11 Oct 2019- 09:10 by Local Press Report CAIRO Zawya The Egyptian government has started implementing a plan for water conservation at a value of EGP 900 million, according to  the country’s prime minister Mostafa Madbouly. The plan includes shifting to m ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:10

  7. Warming Global Climate Will Accelerate Spread Of Legionella

    11 Oct 2019- 09:07 by Local Press Report BONN Euractiv A warmer climate and Europe’s ageing population create a favourable breeding ground for legionella bacteria, which cause a type of pneumonia known as Legionnaires’ disease, Professor Martin Exner said ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:17

  8. PepsiCo Boosts Water Stewardship Efforts With New Green Bond

    11 Oct 2019- 09:13 by Local Press Report PURCHASE NY Edie PepsiCo has priced its first ever green bond at $1bn, which will be used to fund initiatives to reduce plastic content in packaging, improve supply chain engagement and management and boost water s ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:13

  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. Trump Administration Escalates Water Feud With California

    6 Oct 2019- 08:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SAN FRANCISCO CA, United States In an apparent distraction ploy to increase political pressure on the water-stressed state of California, the US Environment Protection Agency (USEPA) has issued a formal notice ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2019 - 09:13

  11. 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

  12. Resolution Sought To Drought-driven Tana River Conflicts

    5 Oct 2019- 07:45 by Local Press Report BANGALE The Star Residents of Bangale division in Tana River want a conflict between Kamba and Somali communities resolved. Hostilities between the two communities have resulted in the loss of lives, property and li ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2019 - 07:45

  13. Turkey Prez's Pet Canal Project Could Cut Much Of Istanbul's Drinking Water Supply

    5 Oct 2019- 07:53 by Local Press Report ANKARA Ahval Turkey’s Ministry of Forest and Water Management has warned that a project championed by the country’s president to build a canal around Istanbul could cut much of the city’s water supply. The ministry’ ...

    Local Press Report - 10/05/2019 - 07:53

  14. "Household Water Insecurity Experiences Scale": New Tool Quantifies Water Insecurity

    2 Oct 2019- 11:03 by Local Press Report CHICAGO IL Science Daily Northwestern University anthropologist Sera Young is leading a multi-disciplinary, international team of more than 40 researchers, which has developed a new tool that can fill a water data g ...

    Local Press Report - 10/02/2019 - 11:05

  15. Zimbabwe Government Appoints Task Force To Resolve Harare's Water Crisis

    3 Oct 2019- 04:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HARARE, Zimbabwe The Government of Zimbabwe has announced the establishment of a special task-force to devise an immediate solution to capital city Harare’s worsening water crisis. The 30 September announcement ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/03/2019 - 04:22

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