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  1. EU Recognises Water, Climate Linkages In Statement

    25 Mar 2020- 09:17 by Local Press Report BRUSSELS European Union World Water Day 2020, on 22 March, is about water and climate change – and how the two are inextricably linked. On this occasion, we acknowledge the fundamental link between climate and the ...

    Local Press Report - 03/25/2020 - 09:17

  2. Coronavirus Expected To Drive Up Manila Water Usage

    24 Mar 2020- 10:16 by Local Press Report MANILA Manila Bulletin The water consumption of Metro Manila and its nearby provinces is expected to spike during the community quarantine ordered by President Rodrigo Duterte as a measure to prevent the spread of ...

    Local Press Report - 03/26/2020 - 13:33

  3. Coronavirus: Some US Water Utilities Suspend Supply Shutoffs To Residents Who Haven't Paid Bills

    17 Mar 2020- 14:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States New shutoffs for non-payment of bills have been suspended in over 100 US municipal water systems and utilities in eight states in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is in resp ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/17/2020 - 14:22

  4. New Coalition To Unlock Climate Finance For Water Services

    17 Mar 2020- 11:50 by Local Press Report LONDON Devex A new high-level expert group plans to develop proposals to unlock more climate finance, specifically for improved water services in low- and middle-income countries, before the 2020 United Nations Cli ...

    Local Press Report - 03/17/2020 - 11:50

  5. "We Have To Aim High In Glasgow": Guterres

    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

  6. Detroit Reverses Water Shutoffs Policy To Address Coronavirus

    12 Mar 2020- 10:06 by Local Press Report DETROIT MI Michigan Radio The City of Detroit has announced what it's calling a Coronavirus Water Restart Plan to try to ensure that people have access to water during the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S. The ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2020 - 10:06

  7. Duterte Reaches Out To Manila Water Utilities

    12 Mar 2020- 10:02 by Local Press Report MANILA Inquirer News President Rodrigo Duterte is willing to meet and talk with the two Metro Manila water concessionaires to settle the dispute over allegedly onerous water contracts, but he said it has to be in p ...

    Local Press Report - 03/12/2020 - 10:02

  8. REMINDER-- TUNE IN 20 MARCH: aquaNOW Audience, "Water And The Climate Crisis"

    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

  9. Holistic Approach Required To Secure Safe Water Supply In Himalayan Towns

    5 Mar 2020- 08:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A new study covering 13 towns across four countries in the Hindu Kush Himalayan (HKH) region shows that Himalayan towns are facing increased water insecurity as a consequence of inadequate urba ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/05/2020 - 08:10

  10. Low Lake Levels Restrict Panama Canal Transit Capacity

    3 Mar 2020- 12:11 by Local Press Report Panama Seatrade Maritime News The recent implementation of new water measures on 15 February for the Panama Canal have already produced delays for vessel transits. “The current waiting time is approximately 11 days ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 12:11

  11. G20 (Mostly) Believes In Climate Change Economic Impacts

    3 Mar 2020- 12:15 by Local Press Report RIYADH Reuters Finance officials from the world’s 20 biggest economies (G20) on Sunday referenced climate change in their final communique for the first time in U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration, but stop ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 12:15

  12. Karnataka Accelerates Western Region Drinking Water Project

    2 Mar 2020- 09:30 by Local Press Report BENGALURU Daijiworld Elated over the notification of the Mhadei inter-state water dispute tribunal award by the central government, Karnataka decided to speed up the drinking water project in the state's wester ...

    Local Press Report - 03/02/2020 - 09:30

  13. New York Flood Protection Plan Sunk By Trump

    28 Feb 2020- 09:47 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY The New York Times The Trump administration has unexpectedly halted a project to protect the New York City region from flooding during dangerous storms like Hurricane Sandy — a decision that came six we ...

    Local Press Report - 02/28/2020 - 09:47

  14. UK Environment Chief Calls For New Focus On Climate Change Resilience

    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

  15. Future Directions For The Blue Peace Process

    24 Feb 2020- 08:33 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom Participants at an international conference to celebrate the “Blue Peace Decade”, held in London, United Kingdom 17-18 February, reflected on the evolution of Blue Peace in the last decade ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 14:14

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