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  1. DiCaprio Supports Suspension Of Hydropower Development In Bosnia And Herzegovina

    14 Oct 2020- 09:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SARAJEVO, Bosnia and Herzegovina Fimstar Leonardo DiCaprio has added his voice to a movement challenging construction of small hydropower plants in the Balkans.  The campaign, launched by WWF, calls for suspen ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2020 - 09:43

  2. Living Danube Partnership For Rivers and Wetlands Awarded "Partnership Of The Year"

    13 Oct 2020- 07:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENNA, Austria The Living Danube Partnership, has been awarded the “Partnership of the Year” Award for its contributions to cross-sectoral cooperation promoting conservation and restoration of rivers and wetl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2020 - 07:53

  3. A Fifth Of Countries Are At Risk From Ecosystem Collapse

    13 Oct 2020- 07:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZURICH, Switzerland As biodiversity declines, a fifth of countries worldwide are at risk from ecosystem collapse according to a new study by the Swiss Re Institute on habitats, water security and air quality. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2020 - 07:59

  4. Investment To Improve Water Resources of River Basin in China's Yunnan Province

    7 Oct 2020- 07:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government of China have agreed to collaborate in a $234.6 Million USD project to clean up water resources and the environment of the Sayu River Basi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2020 - 07:45

  5. Helping Companies And Investors Turn Water Risk Into Resilience

    6 Oct 2020- 07:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Geneva, Switzerland With climate change worsening the world’s water crises, new forward-looking scenarios produced by international conservation and environmental organization WWF estimate that almost half of g ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2020 - 08:28

  6. Volta Basin Nations Extend Collaboration Over Climate Change Impacts

    4 Oct 2020- 08:17 by Local Press Report ABIDJAN Journal du Cameroon Member states of the Volta Basin Authority, comprising six West African countries, have held a meeting in Anidjan where they have developed an early warning system in the case of extreme ...

    Local Press Report - 10/04/2020 - 08:36

  7. Ideas, Trends And Technologies That Are Shaping Our Water World

    6 Oct 2020- 08:23 by Local Press Report Leeds ARUP Global engineering company's Arup's latest Global Water Annual Review, released 1 October, describes and offers insights into the breadth of work with the company's clients across key proje ...

    Local Press Report - 10/06/2020 - 08:23

  8. TUNE IN NOW HERE FOR AQUANOW AUDIENCE: "Valuing Water From Source To Sea"

    10 Sep 2020- 04:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Edinburgh, Scotland How Do We Value Our Water? Not Enough! Tune in NOW HERE Water is an essential contributor to human health; food security; environment and ecosystems; interaction with our planetary system; ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2020 - 07:55

  9. Human Rights And Water Security In Our Uncertain Times

    1 Oct 2020- 09:24 by Staff- Water Diplomat THE HAGUE, Netherlands The latest in a series of guest columns written for OOSKAnews and The Water Diplomat by participants in different parts of the international water community.  In this article, Tobias Schmit ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  10. World Leaders Pledge Urgent Action To Reverse Biodiversity Loss

    29 Sep 2020- 08:20 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW YORK NY, United States Political leaders from 64 countries have publicly declared their commitment to reversing biodiversity loss. The leaders warn in their pledge that we are in a state of planetary emergen ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  11. Progress Towards A Cleaner Mediterranean

    25 Sep 2020- 13:00 by Local Press Report COPENHAGEN New Europe Achieving a cleaner Mediterranean Sea requires better implementation of policies and enhanced environmental data and information, according to a joint report by the European Environment Agency ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2020 - 07:19

  12. "Human Rights To Water And Sanitation": High Level Webinar

    24 Sep 2020- 07:54 by Local Press Report STOCKHOLM Water Governance Facility The UNDP-SIWI Water Governance Facility is hosting a high-level webinar (13 Oct) bringing together two UN experts –Dr Léo Heller, Special Rapporteur on “the Human Rights to Water ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2020 - 08:10

  13. Microsoft Announces Ambitious Water Stewardship, Advocacy Plans

    24 Sep 2020- 07:02 by Staff- Water Diplomat REDMOND WA, United States Microsoft has announced a commitment to be water positive in its operations by 2030. The corporation described its intension to reduce its water intensity, or water used per megawatt of ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  14. Guaranteeing Water Flows To Conserve And Restore Biodiversity

    23 Sep 2020- 07:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat MONTREAL, Canada The United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has launched a new “report card” which is an authoritative overview of the state of nature, marking progress made against 20 global bi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  15. Most Americans Support Government Action On Climate Change

    14 Sep 2020- 10:43 by Staff- Water Diplomat WASHINGTON DC, United States The majority of Americans are supportive of government efforts to protect people from future wildfire and flood damage through prevention and adaptation policies, new research shows. ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

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