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6 Apr 2020- 10:17 by Local Press Report PUTRAJAYA Malay Mail The Ministry of Environment has been rebranded as the Ministry of Environment and Water (MEWA) in line with the government’s decision to allocate the responsibility of water management and envir ...
Local Press Report - 04/06/2020 - 10:41
29 Mar 2020- 09:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States The International Water Resources Association (IWRA) held a webinar 23 March to mark World Water Day 2020 focusing on “Water and Climate Change”. The full video can be found HERE. Pa ...
Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:03
29 Mar 2020- 10:04 by Staff- Water Diplomat AMSTERDAM, Netherlands Dutch government researchers have found traces of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in samples from sewage treatment plants at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam. Trace elements have also been detected in ...
Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:59
25 Mar 2020- 10:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat 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 be ...
Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:02
25 Mar 2020- 09:08 by Local Press Report KARACHI Pakistan Observer Nisar Memon, former federal minister and senator in Pakistan, comments about the importance of the Kabul River and the dependence on it of both Pakistan and Afghanistan for drinking water, ...
Local Press Report - 04/02/2020 - 10:21
26 Mar 2020- 10:29 by Staff- Water Diplomat STOCKHOLM, Sweden Dr John Cherry, a world-renowned hydrogeologist and leading authority on threats to groundwater contamination is to receive the prestigious Stockholm Water Prize in 2020. As creator of the acad ...
Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:01
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 Mar 2020- 14:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat Jakarta, Indonesia The President of Indonesia confirmed this week that the country’s new capital will be located on high ground in East Kalimantan Province, Borneo. The current coastal capital, Jakarta (pop. 30 ...
Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:05
Climate Change And Urbanisation Exacerbate Natural Contaminant Threat to Groundwater Quality, Availability
15 Mar 2020- 06:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat SYDNEY, Australia A quarter of the world's population faces theats to quality and availability of drinking water because of climate change and urbanisation. New research (Nature Communications) led by the U ...
Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:01
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
11 Mar 2020- 12:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, United Kingdom This article has been updated to reflect changes in Scottish Government guidance for societal contact associated with the coronavirus Tune in 1.30 PM UK time Friday 20 March HERE for ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/19/2020 - 10:25
10 Mar 2020- 11:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The National Rural Water Association (NRWA) of the United States has filed a PFAS class action lawsuit in the US District Court for the District of Columbia against the makers of f ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/10/2020 - 11:16
3 Mar 2020- 09:26 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerand New research from the Internal Displacement Monitoring Center (IDMC) released 27 February has examined the impact of water scarcity as a contributing factor to internal displacement in souther ...
Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:51
VIDEO: "Water Security For Peace And Development": Looking Forward To The 2021 World Water Forum In Dakar
2 Mar 2020- 12:01 by Staff- Water Diplomat Edinburgh, Scotland The Ninth triennial World Water Forum will be held in Dakar, Senegal, in March 2021 with the theme “Water Security for Peace and Development”. Loic Fauchon, President of the World Water Coun ...
Staff - Water D... - 03/06/2020 - 08:02
29 Feb 2020- 15:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom Sir James Bevan, Chief Executive of the Environment Agency of England Wales, has suggested that new approaches must be taken in dealing with climate change, citing devastation caused by ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/29/2020 - 15:20