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  1. Virtual Academic Conference On GERD Next Week

    13 Aug 2020- 04:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MIAMI FL A virtual event, the "2020 International Conference on the Nile and Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD): Science, Conflict Resolution and Cooperation", co-sponsored by the FIU Institute o ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2020 - 06:33

  2. Photographs: Syrian Villagers Blame Turkey For Drop In Euphrates Water Levels

    13 Aug 2020- 04:34 by Local Press Report PARIS The Observers Since May, residents of northeastern Syria have noticed a visible decrease in the Euphrates's water levels. The legendary river's source is found in Turkey, and it irrigates all of nor ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 04:34

  3. Israel Seizes Palestinian Farmer's Water Pumps

    13 Aug 2020- 04:31 by Local Press Report HEBRON WAFA News Agency Mohammad Awad, activist, has reported that Israeli forces, accompanied by intelligence officers, raided an area to the north of the Beit Ummar town, and seized three water pumps owned by loc ...

    Local Press Report - 08/13/2020 - 06:30

  4. Sudan Boycott Delays Next Round Of GERD Negotiations

    12 Aug 2020- 05:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Addis ABABA, Ethiopia A scheduled resumption of tripartite talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) sponsored by the African Union (AU) has been postponed until 17 August upon the request of Sudan,  ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/12/2020 - 05:07

  5. World Bank Official Clarifies Institution's Role In Indus Waters Treaty Dispute Resolution

    13 Aug 2020- 06:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan The outgoing World Bank Country Director for Pakistan has said that the international institution is unable to make an independent decision on either the appointment of a court of arbitrati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2020 - 06:16

  6. Mekong River Commission Warns Of Continuing Low Flow, Potential Impacts

    11 Aug 2020- 08:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENTIANE, Laos A newly released Situation Report from the Mekong River Commission (MRC) calls for improved data sharing among the riparian nations. “We call on the six Mekong countries to increase data and in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 08:42

  7. Accessing Clean Water To Improve the World: A Visual Resource

    12 Aug 2020- 06:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ATHENS OH, United States August is National Water Quality Month in the United States. Marking the occasion, Ohio University has released a visual resource guide on ten ways that acces to clean water can improv ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/12/2020 - 06:24

  8. Governance Of Irrigation and Drainage To Mitigate Climate Change Impacts, Feed The Planet

    11 Aug 2020- 09:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC A new World Bank paper released in the beginning of August examines the importance of governance in irrigation projects and identifies how proper governance can help mitigate the effects of clima ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 09:11

  9. Alarm Over New Dams Planned For Global Protected Areas

    5 Aug 2020- 09:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States 509 new dams are planned or are currently under construction in global protected areas where there are already 1,249 dams with almost 40 percent planned for rivers in Europe, accord ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/05/2020 - 09:35

  10. 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

  11. "Immense Consequences For People" Of Massive Decline In Migratory Fresh Fish Populations

    30 Jul 2020- 09:27 by Staff- Water Diplomat GRONIGEN, The Netherlands A new, first-of-its-kind comprehensive global report on the status of migratory freshwater fish reveals an alarming 76 percent drop in average populations between 1970 and 2016. "T ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:41

  12. Is USAID Water Office Reshuffle Adequate?

    29 Jul 2020- 12:43 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC New Security Beat As the COVID-19 crisis grew this spring, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) revamped its Water Office, renamed it as the Center for Water Security, Sanitation, and ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2020 - 12:51

  13. Local Dispute Stalls Kenya Irrigation Projects

    29 Jul 2020- 12:42 by Local Press Report KABARNET The Standard Baringo County being 80 per cent arid and semi-arid, was allocated Sh31,963,811 to carry out various irrigation projects seven years ago. The projects were expected to cover a total of 1,075 a ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2020 - 12:42

  14. 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

  15. New Cambodia Megacity Threatens Wetlands, Livelihoods

    29 Jul 2020- 08:08 by Staff- Water Diplomat PHNOM PENH, Cambodia More than a million people across Phnom Penh, Cambodia, face the risk of increased flooding according to a July 2020 human rights and social impact assessment of development of the 2,500 hec ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:53

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