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  1. Egypt Invests In Nile Dredging To Improve Water Transport Network

    7 Apr 2020- 09:43 by Local Press Report CAIRO Dredging and Port Construction Egypt is investing in dredgers to improve its inland waterways to make them a viable alternative for road and rail cargo. Prompted by a projected increase in national cargo deman ...

    Local Press Report - 04/07/2020 - 09:43

  2. Newly Accessible Satellite Maps Track Global Drought

    7 Apr 2020- 04:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LINCOLN NE, United States Global maps of dry/wet conditions developed by NASA researchers have been made avavilable, and are now accessible online through the National Drought Mitigation Center at the Universit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/07/2020 - 04:25

  3. Bidets For Bums Boom

    6 Apr 2020- 10:22 by Local Press Report TOKYO Arab News As supermarkets in the West struggle to keep rolls of toilet paper on their shelves, Japanese people do not have to worry about disappearing toilet rolls, as they have something superior: the Washlet ...

    Local Press Report - 04/06/2020 - 10:22

  4. Global Growth Of Water Haulage Services Sector

    31 Mar 2020- 10:26 by Local Press Report WARRENTON VA Monroe Scoop A new research report provides a detailed analysis of the water hauling services market and offers insights on the various factors driving the popularity of water hauling services. The rep ...

    Local Press Report - 03/31/2020 - 10:26

  5. AfDB Spurs Young Water Entrepreneur Initiative In Ethiopia

    31 Mar 2020- 10:31 by Local Press Report ADDIS ABABA African Development Bank The African Development Bank is contributing $95 million of a total of $463 million to the Ethiopia's One WASH National (OWN) Program, with the balance also financed by oth ...

    Local Press Report - 03/31/2020 - 10:31

  6. Improving Access To Safe Drinking Water In Rural Tibet

    31 Mar 2020- 10:25 by Local Press Report LHASA Xinhuanet Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has been making efforts to provide safe drinking water to the rural residents and the problem of safe drinking water in its agricultural and pastoral a ...

    Local Press Report - 03/31/2020 - 10:25

  7. Technology Deployment Required For Future Water Security In China

    30 Mar 2020- 07:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China As China’s fast economic growth and rise in food demand drive an increase in water use for agriculture and industry, a new study underscore the value and potential of technological adoptions to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/30/2020 - 07:32

  8. China Announces Acceleration Of Water Conservation Projects To Offset Economic Impacts Of Coronavirus

    29 Mar 2020- 09:47 by Staff- Water Diplomat BEIJING, China The Chinese Ministry of Water Resources is developing a series of approximately 100 water conservation projects worth over $140 Billion USD over a period of three years. The majority of the projec ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 10:58

  9. Oceanic Freshwater Aquifer Discovered Off New Zealand

    29 Mar 2020- 10:13 by Local Press Report CHRISTCHURCH Science Alert A rare freshwater reserve has been discovered underneath the sea off the coast of the South Island of New Zealand, which could help head off future droughts and mitigate the impact of cli ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:13

  10. Mapping Evapotranspiration From Space

    29 Mar 2020- 10:11 by Local Press Report URBANA IL Limitations in existing models and satellite data pose challenges for precise estimates of evapotranspiration – a combination of evaporation from soil and transpiration from plants. But researchers with t ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:11

  11. Satellite Data Enhances Water Resource Management In African Countries

    29 Mar 2020- 10:10 by Local Press Report COLOMBO Space In Africa The International Water Management Institute (IWMI) has partnered with Digital Earth Africa (DEA) to leverage state of the art remote-sensing and data management technologies to enhance the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/29/2020 - 10:10

  12. Iran Announces Major Water Treatment Investment

    25 Mar 2020- 09:11 by Local Press Report TEHRAN Press TV Iran’s Ministry of Energy is launch dozens of major electricity and water projects despite financial and logistics problems that have come as a result of a novel coronavirus outbreak in the country. ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:11

  13. EU invests $1.5 Billion USD In Green Infrastructure

    26 Mar 2020- 09:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission has approved a $1.5 Billion USD funding package for large European infrastructure projects including flood safety and sustainable water management projects. The invest ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2020 - 09:08

  14. Hydroponics Technology Can Reduce Rural Nigeria Water Usage Tensions

    24 Mar 2020- 10:17 by Local Press Report Abuja Ventures Africa In a bid to address incessant clashes between herders and farmers and to ensure better feeding of livestock, the Nigerian Farmers Group and Cooperative Society (NFGCS) has introduced a locally ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:22

  15. Sand Dams Possible Drought Mitigators In Zimbabwe

    24 Mar 2020- 10:20 by Local Press Report HARARE The Herald Harnessing low – tech innovations such as sand dams could help communities in the drought prone parts of the country to prepare for the inevitable effects of climate change that now includes longe ...

    Local Press Report - 03/24/2020 - 10:20