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  1. Pollution Again Causes Water Shut-offs In Kuala Lumpur; COVID-19 Lockdown Continues

    21 Oct 2020- 08:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia Contamination of raw water sources has caused another disruption of water supply to more than a million water users in and around Kuala Lumpur. This is the third time service has been cu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/21/2020 - 08:17

  2. Palestine Olive Crop Flooded With Wastewater By Israeli Settlers

    21 Oct 2020- 05:57 by Local Press Report RAMALLAH Palestine News Network Israeli settlers on Monday drowned Palestinian citizens’ lands in the village of Deir Al-Hatab, east of Nablus, with wastewater. The official in charge of the settlement file in the ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2020 - 05:57

  3. Russian Mayor Sentenced For Negligence Around Norilsk Fuel Spillage

    21 Oct 2020- 06:05 by Local Press Report NORILSK Russian Legal Information Agency The Norilsk City Court in the Krasnoyarsk Krai in Russia’s North on Monday sentenced ex-Mayor of Norilsk Rinat Akhmetchin to 6 months of community service with a 15% wage de ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2020 - 06:12

  4. Stir Over Tea Drinkers' Water Wastage

    21 Oct 2020- 06:03 by Local Press Report PRESTON LancsLive We may be a nation of tea lovers, but apparently lots of Brits still don't know how to make a brew properly. It comes as research shows Britain's tea drinkers boil double the amount of w ...

    Local Press Report - 10/21/2020 - 06:03

  5. Conservation Campaign Calls For $500 Billion USD Biodiversity Fund

    19 Oct 2020- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Cambridge, United Kingdom Conservation groups from over 50 countries have asked the United Nations Secretary General to call on Member States to commit to an initial $500 Billion USD fund to protect the natura ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 08:33

  6. Humanitarian Response To COVID-19 Failed To Protect Women And Girls

    19 Oct 2020- 08:25 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States The need for enhanced hygiene practices due to COVID-19 resulted in women and girls, mostly girls under the age of 14, traveling more frequently to collect water, further exposing th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 08:25

  7. US Hydropower Industry, Environmentalists Collaborate In Healthy Rivers Initiative

    19 Oct 2020- 08:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PALO ALTO CA, United States The US hydropower industry and environmental and river conservation communities are to collaborate on a “shared task” that will “chart hydropower’s role in a clean energy future in ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/19/2020 - 08:16

  8. “Staggering Rise” In Climate-Related Disasters During The Last 20 Years

    18 Oct 2020- 07:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Extreme weather events have come to dominate the disaster landscape in the 21st century, says a new report by the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), published to mark 13 October ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/18/2020 - 07:18

  9. UNESCO Urges Gender Perspective In West Africa Water Policy-making

    18 Oct 2020- 08:11 by Local Press Report ABUJA The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), has advised West African countries to take into consideration gender perspective in formulating their national water policies. Mr Lamine Sow, ...

    Local Press Report - 10/18/2020 - 08:11

  10. $270 Million USD Loan to Improve Urban Water Services in Madhya Pradesh

    15 Oct 2020- 07:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW DELHI, India The Government of India and the Asian Development Bank have signed a loan agreement for the second phase of the Madhya Pradesh Urban Services Improvement Project, following an original loan of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/15/2020 - 07:14

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. Living Danube Partnership For Rivers and Wetlands Awarded "Partnership Of The Year"

    13 Oct 2020- 07:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENNA, Austria The Living Danube Partnership, has been awarded the “Partnership of the Year” Award for its contributions to cross-sectoral cooperation promoting conservation and restoration of rivers and wetl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/13/2020 - 07:53

  14. 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

  15. Doosan Shutters Saudi Water Research Centre

    12 Oct 2020- 09:18 by Local Press Report SEOUL ZAWYA South Korean contractor Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction has decided to close its water research unit in Saudi Arabia to align with a rehaul of its overseas organisation, Business Korea report ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:31

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