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  1. China Golf's A Bogie

    16 Jul 2019- 15:23 by OOSKAnews Info BEIJING, China China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has declared its 8-year moratorium on new golf courses a success. The NDRC adopted a “zero tolerance” approach in banning new golf courses in 201 ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/16/2019 - 15:23

  2. "Agro Yes, Mining No": Peru Farmers Block Pan-American Highway As Major Copper Extraction Project Approved

    16 Jul 2019- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Lima, Peru A strike by farmers in Peru’s Islay Province continued into a second day July 16, as protests continue against Southern Copper’s $1.4 Billion USD Tia Maria mining project. Hundreds of farmers have b ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 10:04

  3. World Bank Supports Kerala Resistance to Climate Change, Natural Disasters

    16 Jul 2019- 09:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Thiruvananthapuram, India The Country Director, World Bank, India, this week described the recently signed $250 Million USD loan for the Resilient Kerala Program (RKP) which aims to enhance the state’s resilie ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 09:14

  4. Chevron Ordered To Clean Up California Oil Spill

    16 Jul 2019- 07:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SACRAMENTO, CA California's Department of Conservation ordered oil giant Chevron July 13 to immediately "take all measures" to the stop the flow and "prevent any new surface expressions&quo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/16/2019 - 07:51

  5. Source-to-Sea Sustainability Guidance For Project, Program Practitioners

    13 Jul 2019- 06:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden Historically, terrestrial, freshwater and marine specialists have worked more or less independently from one another and, so far, the linkages between source-to-sea have not been fully explor ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/13/2019 - 06:35

  6. "Simply Unacceptable" Environmental Protection By England Water Companies

    10 Jul 2019- 11:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, UK Water company efforts to protect the environment in England, UK, have been described as “simply unacceptable” in an Environment Agency (EA) report, with only one of the major water and sewage compan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/10/2019 - 11:51

  7. One Hundred Percent Recyclable Jeans?

    10 Jul 2019- 08:18 by OOSKAnews Info ALMERE, Netherlands Netherlands-based MUD Jeans is to receive $1.1 Million USD from green investment specialist DOEN Participaties and a north Holland sustainable development fund to improve the amount of recycled cott ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/10/2019 - 08:18

  8. Groundwater Extraction Mapping Will Help Future Sustainability Planning

    8 Jul 2019- 07:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TUCSON AZ, United States New research from the University of Arizona has determined that streamflow in US rivers has declined by as much as 50 percent since large-scale pumping began in the 1950s. The study, re ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/08/2019 - 07:26

  9. "Water Diplomacy Talks": Danilo Turk, Chair of the Global High-Level Panel for Water and Peace; "We Are All Water Diplomats"!

    19 Jun 2019- 14:49 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Dr Danilo Turk, Chair of the Global High-Level Panel for Water and Peace (GHPLP) speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) “Water Diplomacy Talks” audio interview. The G ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/19/2019 - 14:52

  10. China, Kyrgyzstan Technical Cooperation On Water Projects

    23 Jun 2019- 09:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan The leaders of Kyryzstan and China have discussed projects with a social significance along with  common platform of resistance against “terrorism, extremism, and separatism”. Kyrgyzstan’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/23/2019 - 11:20

  11. New Green Development For Yangtze River Economic Belt

    17 Jun 2019- 09:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China’s top legislator has placed emphasis on the need for high-quality, green development in the Yangtze River Economic Belt. At a symposium dedicated to accelerating legislation to protect the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2019 - 09:19

  12. Multiple Options Should Be Made Available For Climate Change Adaptation

    23 Jun 2019- 08:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines A new Economics Working Paper from the Asian Development Bank examines the effect of climate change and a Phillippines island community’s adaptation strategies in the aftermath of a 7.2 ear ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/23/2019 - 08:46

  13. Busting European Dams

    17 Jun 2019- 08:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France Europe's biggest dam-busting operation for decades has commenced with an irreparable breach in the 36-meter height Vezins Dam in northwest France. In a project that was conceived 10 years ag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/17/2019 - 08:12

  14. Environmental Protection Should Be Prioritized In Conflict Zones

    23 Jun 2019- 08:12 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC New Security Beat It is important to take an inclusive and tangible approach to protecting civilians by protecting the environment during armed conflicts. In recent decades, the link between conflict, ...

    Local Press Report - 06/23/2019 - 08:12

  15. US Craft Brewers Protest Clean Water Act Rollbacks

    24 Jun 2019- 08:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States In an open letter to the Administrator of the US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), 38 breweries with operations across the country have registered their opposition to the Ag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/24/2019 - 08:03

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