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  1. Should International Yemen Relief Efforts Be Based In Sana'a?

    25 Jan 2021- 08:12 by Local Press Report SANA'A Asharq al-Awsat Yemeni Water and Environment Minister blamed international organizations choosing to establish headquarters in the Houthi-run capital, Sanaa, for causing chaos in humanitarian relief pro ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2021 - 08:12

  2. Gender Equity Benefits of Piped Domestic Water In sub-Saharan Africa

    21 Jan 2021- 11:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia Women and girls in rural sub-Saharn Africa can benefit from up to 32 hours more time per month with availability of piped water supplies closer to home. This extra time dramatically improves the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/21/2021 - 11:31

  3. How Flint Water Scandal Impacts COVID Vaccine Mindsets

    18 Jan 2021- 08:41 by Local Press Report DETROIT MI NBC News In the weeks since the arrival of the first Covid-19 vaccines, the Rev. Dr. Sarah Bailey has been fielding calls from friends and neighbors in Flint. The people reaching out to Bailey aren' ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2021 - 08:41

  4. UNICEF Water Access Programme For Internally Displaced Libyans

    11 Jan 2021- 12:23 by Local Press Report TRIPOLI China.org The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday said it has provided access to clean water for thousands of internally displaced Libyans in and around the capital Tripoli. A total of & ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:23

  5. EC Will Fine Lithuania For Wastewater Treatment Failures

    11 Jan 2021- 12:26 by Local Press Report VILNIUS The Baltic Times Lithuania is facing sanctions of "several hundred millions euros" for its failure to comply with the EU directive on waste water treatment, the country's Environment Minister ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:26

  6. Extreme Famine Concern For South Sudan

    12 Jan 2021- 15:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent JUBA, South Sudan The International Rescue Committee (IRC), is calling for international financial support to prevent famine across large swathes of South Sudan in the face of economic crisis, devastating floo ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/12/2021 - 15:40

  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. UNICEF Launches Mozambique Appeal For $52.8 Million USD

    9 Jan 2021- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Maputo, Mozambique The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) has launched a 2021 appeal for $52.8 Million USD to address the most urgent and growing humanitarian crisis across Mozambique. The campaign will su ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/09/2021 - 10:57

  9. "Major Gaps": COVID Exposes Inadequate WASH Provision In Healthcare Facilities

    17 Dec 2020- 10:25 by Staff- Water Diplomat GENEVA, Switzerland The World Health Organisaton (WHO) and the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) say in a new report that a lack of water and sanitation services at health care facilities has placed additional risk of ...

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

  10. 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

  11. Scotland, Hydro Nation Announces "Chair" At Stirling University

    11 Dec 2020- 07:22 by Local Press Report STIRLING University of Stirling Scottish Water and the Scottish Funding Council (SFC) have announced a unique partnership with the University of Stirling to deliver the newly created post of the Scotland Hydro Nati ...

    Local Press Report - 12/11/2020 - 07:22

  12. Water Shortages, Scarcity In Agriculture Must Be Addressed Boldly To Achieve SDGs

    7 Dec 2020- 09:25 by Staff- Water Diplomat ROME, Italy More than three billion people live in agricultural areas with high to very high levels of water shortages and scarcity, and almost half of them face severe constraints, says a new report by the UN’s ...

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

  13. People Surviving On Untreated Water In Ethiopia's Tigray Conflict

    7 Dec 2020- 09:31 by Staff- Water Diplomat MEKELLE, Ethiopia People have been forced to rely on untreated water to survive following damage and destruction of water infrastructure during conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region, according to the United Nation ...

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

  14. Inadequate WASH Access “Continues To Plague" Nigeria

    4 Dec 2020- 07:56 by Staff- Water Diplomat ABUJA, Nigeria Inadequate access to quality water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services continues to plague Nigeria, contributing to a range of negative health, socioeconomic and environmental consequences, say ...

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

  15. $443 Million USD For Romania Water Infrastructure

    28 Nov 2020- 08:47 by Staff- Water Diplomat Bucharest, Romania Water supply and sewerage infrastructure in six counties in Romania are to benefit from $443 Million USD in new investment under the European Commission’s Cohesion Fund. Specifically, the inve ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

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