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  1. Environmental Activists Oppose Emirates Nuclear Energy Plan

    5 Aug 2020- 05:04 by Local Press Report ABU DHABI Green Prophet In a desert region full of oil, and unlimited sunshine, Abu Dhabi still plans to go ahead and build a nuclear energy site despite the risks. Greenpeace, which runs an active unit in the Arab ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 05:04

  2. Vietnam Proposes Audit Of Mekong Basin Water Resources

    30 Jul 2020- 10:50 by Local Press Report HANOI Vietnam Plus In the framework of ASOSAI cooperation in the 2012-2013 period, an audit on water issues in the river basin was successfully carried out with the participation of five Supreme Audit Institutions ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2020 - 10:50

  3. How West Bank Annexation Will Endanger Palestinian Water, Energy, Food Security

    29 Jul 2020- 08:34 by Staff- Water Diplomat Tel Aviv, Israel Israel’s planned annexation of parts of the West Bank threatens to block possible cooperative regional approaches to solving water and energy issues while endangering the food security of Palest ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:36

  4. New Standoff IN GERD Talks; Sudan Boycotts

    22 Jul 2020- 10:01 by Staff- Water Diplomat ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia This Article has been updated to reflect recent developments A scheduled resumption of tripartite talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) sponsored by the African Union (AU) has ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:38

  5. Niger Basin Kandadji Programme Secures Additional Funding

    30 Jun 2020- 07:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Niamey, Niger The Niger Basin Water Resources Development and Sustainable Ecosystems Management Program (the Kandadji Program) in Niger has secured additional funding from the World Bank to support irrigation ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/03/2020 - 09:09

  6. Europe Faces Another Year Of Drought

    29 Jun 2020- 12:11 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS NASA Earth Observatory The 2019-20 winter in Europe was the warmest on record, with little snow. The spring was also drier and warmer than normal, with a historic heat wave in the middle of May. The foreca ...

    Local Press Report - 06/29/2020 - 12:11

  7. New Green Criteria For Sustainable Investment In Europe

    25 Jun 2020- 05:58 by Staff- Water Diplomat BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Parliament this month approved new legislation that establishes clear “green” criteria for investors is critical to raising public and private funding so that the European Union ca ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:44

  8. GERD Technical Talks To Resume, Ethiopia Will Commence Land Clearing For Reservoir

    2 Jun 2020- 09:19 by Staff- Water Diplomat ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The government of Ethiopia has described preparations for land clearing behind the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) ahead of commencing filling its Blue Nile reservoir wi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:08

  9. Water Considerations In Renewable Energy Decision-making

    28 May 2020- 07:50 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerand A new report from the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) examines linkages between renewable energy and nature and food production and calls for integration of multi-sectora ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:16

  10. Hydro Development Does Not Address Ethiopia Water Scarcity Challenge

    25 May 2020- 10:00 by Local Press Report Addis ABABA African Business Magazine Ethiopia’s Awash River Basin will be hotter, drier and more water stressed. This could have severe consequences on human and economic development… Water availability will conti ...

    Local Press Report - 06/04/2020 - 07:04

  11. Geothermally-produced Lithium Will Be More Water Sustainable

    19 May 2020- 05:14 by Local Press Report REYKJAVIK Think GeoThermal With the raising importance of lithium for the electric mobility and storage revolution, the geothermal industry is set to become a key player in the production of sustainable lithium mad ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2020 - 08:08

  12. Benefits Of Pumped Hydropower Storage For Energy And Water In Africa

    18 May 2020- 08:31 by Local Press Report RONDEBOSCH ESI-Africa Energy storage will be a key component in accelerating global efforts to meet the ambitious climate mitigation and sustainable development goals set under the Paris Agreement. Does energy stor ...

    Local Press Report - 05/18/2020 - 08:31

  13. Power, Water Restored In Tripoli After Intense Fighting

    18 May 2020- 08:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat TRIPOLI, Libya Authorities of Libya’s Man-Made River Project (MMR) have announced the 15 May return of electricity supply to all of its wells and fields in the Hassouna System, and Sahil Al-Jafara, resulting in ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:02

  14. Egypt Attempts To Enlist UN Security Council Over Ethiopia Dam

    12 May 2020- 22:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States The government of Egypt has sent a letter to United Nations Security Council member states detailing the country’s position around continuing failure of negotiations concerning the cont ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/12/2020 - 22:47

  15. REMINDER! TUNE IN 27 MAY! aquaNOW Audience, "Water and Resilient Cities"

    14 May 2020- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, United Kingdom This OOSKAnews Article was updated 20 May Our world will have an estimated 2 billion new urban residents by 2050, so how do we make our cities more resilient in a water context? We ne ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/20/2020 - 05:39