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  1. New Hand Hygiene For All Initiative

    19 Oct 2020- 08:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States On Global Handwashing Day, 15 October, UNICEF Executive Director of UNICEFHenrietta Fore introduced the new Hand Hygiene For All Initiative, saing that “hand hygiene is everyone’s bu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 08:10

  2. New Water Projects to Alleviate Pastoralist- Nomadic Disputes In Kenya

    18 Oct 2020- 08:10 by Local Press Report MOYALE Kenya News Agency The government’s commitment to ending the prevalent water shortage in Marsabit County still stands with projects valued to over Sh2 billion in progress. Water scarcity has always resulted i ...

    Local Press Report - 10/18/2020 - 08:10

  3. Understanding And Managing GERD Risks

    18 Oct 2020- 08:05 by Local Press Report OXFORD Nature Communications When construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) is completed, the Nile will have two of the world’s largest dams—the High Aswan Dam (HAD) and the GERD—in two different c ...

    Local Press Report - 10/19/2020 - 14:43

  4. Lithium Producer SQM Describes Initiative For Water Sustainability

    14 Oct 2020- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTIAGO, Chile The world's second largest lithium producer, SQM in Chile, has announced new sustainable development plans including commitmet to the environment and sustainability of operations throughou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2020 - 10:28

  5. Nigeria's Need To Invest In Water Sector

    14 Oct 2020- 09:12 by Local Press Report ABUJA The Guardian The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), yesterday, urged the Federal Government to invest at least 1.7 per cent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) yearly to prevent water shortage b ...

    Local Press Report - 10/15/2020 - 07:06

  6. US Prez In Odd Diatribe About California Policy To Save Endangered Fish

    13 Oct 2020- 08:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States In a post-hospitalisation interview with right-wing media outlet Fox News, US President Donald Trump has ridiculed California Democrats for conservation policies that protect the e ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2020 - 08:24

  7. A Fifth Of Countries Are At Risk From Ecosystem Collapse

    13 Oct 2020- 07:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ZURICH, Switzerland As biodiversity declines, a fifth of countries worldwide are at risk from ecosystem collapse according to a new study by the Swiss Re Institute on habitats, water security and air quality. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2020 - 07:59

  8. Kenya: Arrests Over Illegal Fishing Which May Damage Lake Naivasha

    12 Oct 2020- 09:27 by Local Press Report NAIVASHA KBC Authorities in Naivasha have arrested 17 fishermen for flouting maritime laws while operating within Lake Naivasha waters. The arrests came just a day after the Kenya Maritime Authority (KMA), the Keny ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:27

  9. Sand Dam Construction Supports Freshwater Supply In Somalia

    7 Oct 2020- 09:40 by Local Press Report MOGADISHU Borgen Humanitarian efforts to restore water security [in Somalia] have seen positive results. In one instance, efforts by the United Nations Development Programme use sand, one of the nation’s most abunda ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2020 - 09:40

  10. Innovative "Water Wheel" To Address Electricity Scarcity In Africa

    7 Oct 2020- 09:48 by Local Press Report GLASGOW A renewables business has teamed up with the University of Strathclyde to develop a groundbreaking water wheel capable of combating electricity scarcity in Africa. The first water wheel to be patented in 138 ...

    Local Press Report - 10/07/2020 - 09:48

  11. Farmers And Herders Clash In Kenya's Tana River Region

    8 Oct 2020- 09:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KITUI, Kenya An extended dry season has fueled farmer-herder friction along the border of Tana River and Kitui Counties in Kenya, raising fears of conflict over scarce water and pastureland resources. Kitui cou ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/08/2020 - 09:01

  12. Water Is A Tool For Peace In Lake Chad Region

    4 Oct 2020- 08:19 by Local Press Report YOLA Modern Ghana Lake Chad is an extremely shallow water body in the Sahel. Its origin is unknown but it is believed to be a remnant of a former inland sea. It doesn't drain into the ocean but it has shrunk by ...

    Local Press Report - 10/04/2020 - 08:19

  13. RECORDED VIDEO FROM 30 SEPTEMBER- aquaNOW AUDIENCE- "Valuing Water From Source To Sea"

    30 Sep 2020- 07:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent EDINBURGH, United Kingdom How Do We Value Our Water? Not Enough! Recorded video footage now available HERE. Water is an essential contributor to human health; food security; environment and ecosystems; interac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/01/2020 - 11:20

  14. Human Rights And Water Security In Our Uncertain Times

    1 Oct 2020- 09:24 by Staff- Water Diplomat THE HAGUE, Netherlands The latest in a series of guest columns written for OOSKAnews and The Water Diplomat by participants in different parts of the international water community.  In this article, Tobias Schmit ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  15. Upper Murray-Darling Flood Plain Harvesting Faces Tighter Regulation

    29 Sep 2020- 07:08 by Local Press Report SYDNEY The Sydney Morning Herald Irrigators in the northern Murray-Darling Basin will face tighter regulation over water they capture during floods after the upper house blocked the Berejiklian government's co ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2020 - 07:18

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