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Greta Thunberg Phenomenon: Juncker Pledges A Quarter Of EU Spending To Climate Change Mitigation, Slams Trump
22 Feb 2019- 08:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium European Commission (EC) President Jean-Claude Juncker has proposed that a quarter of all European Union (EU) spending should be directed to mitigation of climate change. Juncker was respondi ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/22/2019 - 08:27
21 Feb 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report BEIJING China.org The Ministry of Ecology and Environment, China's top environmental watchdog, has launched a campaign to comb the banks of the Yangtze River to map all sewage outlets and identify any that are ...
Local Press Report - 02/21/2019 - 09:06
20 Feb 2019- 07:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States OOSKAnews Voices is a series of guest “opinion columns” written by senior participants in different parts of the international water community. In this article, Renee Martin-Nagle, ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2019 - 08:45
Draft Cape Town Water Strategy Emphasizes "Wise Use"; Reliable Supply; Water Resource Optimization; Creation Of A "Water Sensitive" City
19 Feb 2019- 07:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAPE TOWN, South Africa The City of Cape Town, South Africa, released its draft water strategy this week, opening the plan to public comment. The strategy comes in the wake of an unprecedented three-year droug ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/19/2019 - 07:15
18 Feb 2019- 08:07 by Local Press Report SHANGHAI Shine Water pollution is everyone's problem, and city residents are soon to be incentivized to join the fight. From March 1, people who report on any of eight activities including illegal sewage disch ...
Local Press Report - 02/18/2019 - 08:07
18 Feb 2019- 07:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium New European Union (EU) funding will unlock more than $3.6 Billion USD of additional support to twelve large-scale environmental and climate projects in ten member states to support Europe’s ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2019 - 07:48
18 Feb 2019- 06:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad announced January 17 that the country’s Foreign Minister, Saifuddin Abdullah, will lead a team in renegotiating prices of raw water sold to Singap ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/18/2019 - 06:57
OOSKAnews Talks- Mark Fletcher, Arup: Global Water And Climate Change Adaptation Initiatives; Smart Cities; Water Innovation In Scotland
12 Feb 2019- 11:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GLASGOW, Scotland Dr Mark Fletcher, Director and Global Water Leader for Arup, an independent firm of designers, planners, engineers, consultants and technical specialists, speaks with David Duncan, Publisher, ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/13/2019 - 07:19
3 Feb 2019- 08:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States "Climate hazards such as extreme weather, higher temperatures, droughts, floods, wildfires, storms, sea level rise, soil degradation, and acidifying oceans are intensifying, th ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2019 - 09:04
1 Feb 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report MAPUTO Bloomberg Mozambican authorities will tighten water restrictions in the capital, Maputo, and the neighboring city of Matola because dams that supply the locations have fallen to one-fifth of their capacity, t ...
Local Press Report - 02/01/2019 - 08:08
Florida Governor Recommends $625 Million USD For Water Resource Protection, Environmental Restoration
1 Feb 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report NAPLES FL Space Coast Daily Governor DeSantis’ environmental budget recommends more than $625 million for Everglades restoration and protection of our valuable water resources. By investing $625 million each year, m ...
Local Press Report - 02/01/2019 - 08:08
31 Jan 2019- 09:23 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN News24 Cape Town is losing 50 billion litres of water every year to thirsty alien trees surrounding the region’s supply dams- equivalent to two months’ water supply effectively going down the drain. For t ...
Local Press Report - 01/31/2019 - 09:23
5 Feb 2019- 12:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DELFT, Netherlands Dr Susanne Schmeier, Senior Lecturer in Water Law and Diplomacy at the IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, the world's largest international graduate water education facility, speak ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2019 - 15:47
28 Jan 2019- 09:35 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Sputnik International The Red Sea-Dead Sea water project, a planned 200 km canal which would bring water from the Red Sea to a desalination centre in the Dead Sea port of Aqaba, Jordan, has been under cons ...
Local Press Report - 01/28/2019 - 09:35
25 Jan 2019- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A bipartisan effort was launched this week in the US House of Representatives to address pollution caused by fluorinated chemicals known as PFAS. According to the US Environmental ...
OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2019 - 10:04