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  1. More Nature-based Solutions Needed To Accelerate Adaptation To Water-related Climate Change Impacts

    21 Jan 2021- 11:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya The United Nations Envrionment Programme (UNEP) has called on the international community to step up its work in nature-based solutions (NbS) to facilitate adaptation to climate change and water ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 11:20

  2. Multi-Billion USD Funding Announced for Sahel Great Green Wall Project

    21 Jan 2021- 10:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PARIS, France In a January announcement at the the "One Planet Summit" for biodiversity, President of France Emmanuel Macron committed to a $14 Billion USD grant to scale up work on the Great Green W ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 10:30

  3. China, Saudi Finance Burkina Faso Drinking Water Projects

    18 Jan 2021- 08:25 by Local Press Report OUAGADOUGOU Construction Review Online The implementation of several drinking water projects in Burkina Faso is set to be financed by China and Saudi Arabia following the signing of two financing agreements worth a ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:25

  4. Water Security Key Priority In Asia's COVID-19 Recovery

    13 Jan 2021- 11:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines A water development report published by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) last month urges regions across Asia and the Pacific to prioritise water security as part of their COVID-19 recovery ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2021 - 11:42

  5. Updated US Lead Rule Falls Short In Protecting Human Health

    9 Jan 2021- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Last month, the Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) announced the first major update to the US's lead and copper rule (LCR) in nearly 30 years. The new regulation means tha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/09/2021 - 11:05

  6. Singapore Tests Flood Protection Technology

    3 Jan 2021- 07:59 by Local Press Report SINGAPORE Channel News Asia Singapore is testing a possible new addition to its arsenal to keep people dry when flash floods threaten during the monsoon season. While the new flood protection device looks like an or ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 07:59

  7. Bangalore Upgrades Sewage Treatment Systems

    3 Jan 2021- 08:02 by Local Press Report BENGALURU The New Indian Express The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) plans to upgrade 20 of its Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs), in the light of the National Green Tribunal’s order on the need for b ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 08:02

  8. Malaysia Invests In Waterpipe Rehabilitation

    3 Jan 2021- 07:54 by Local Press Report PUTRAJAYA Malay Mail The National Water Services Commission (SPAN) will ensure that water supply operators replace problematic pipes as scheduled to prevent incidents of leaking or burst pipes which cause water supp ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 07:54

  9. Dubrovnik Awards Water Infrastructure Contracts

    15 Dec 2020- 10:35 by Local Press Report ZAGREB Croatia Week Nine contracts, worth HRK 197.5 million, for developing the water utility infrastructure in the Dubrovnik-Neretva County were signed in the southern town of Opuzen on Friday. The new projects en ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 10:35

  10. Trying To Solve Selangor's River Pollution Problem

    15 Dec 2020- 10:29 by Local Press Report SHAH ALAM Malay Mail Selangor will implement a pipeline construction project next month to divert contaminated river water, in an effort to overcome pollution of water resources in the state. Selangor Mentri Besar ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 10:29

  11. Indigenous Canadian Water Utility Seeks Commercial Opportunities

    15 Dec 2020- 10:34 by Local Press Report VERNON GlobeNewswire The first Indigenous owned and operated water utility in Canada developed by way of Public-Private-Community Partnership (PPCP), is a step closer to reality with a formal agreement signed last ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 11:22

  12. Murray-Darling Basin Plan Review: Climate Change Challenges

    15 Dec 2020- 10:28 by Local Press Report SYDNEY ABC News (Australia) A major review of the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan has highlighted the progress made in recovering water for the environment while addressing some major challenges posed by clim ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 10:28

  13. COVID-19 Recovery Support For African Water Facility

    17 Dec 2020- 10:03 by Staff- Water Diplomat HELSINKI, Finland The Nordic Development Fund (NDF) has announced approval of a $9 Million USD grant to the African Water Facility (AWF) for COVID-19 recovery. The funds will enhance investments and preparation ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  14. Eco-conservation In China's Yellow River Basin

    15 Dec 2020- 10:36 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng has called for efforts to advance eco-conservation and high-quality development of the Yellow River basin. Han stressed regarding water resources as the biggest constra ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 10:36

  15. Water Futures Market Launches: Opportunity Or Threat? Workable Or Unworkable?

    17 Dec 2020- 10:32 by Staff- Water Diplomat CHICAGO IL, United States Financial futures contracts tied to the spot price of water related to the $1.1 Billion USD California spot water market traded on Wall Street for the first time, opening a market for f ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46