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  1. UNGA Delegates Address Agriculture, Food Security And Nutrition

    12 Oct 2019- 11:10 by Local Press Report NEW YORK NY United Nations With world hunger rising for the third year after decades of decline, delegates underscored the escalating impacts of climate change and the urgent need for more weather resilient farming ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2019 - 11:10

  2. Grants Support Sudan WASH Upgrades

    12 Oct 2019- 11:12 by Local Press Report ABIDJAN African Development Bank The African Development Bank Group on 9 October, 2019 approved an African Development Fund (ADF) grant of $30 million and a $1.3 million grant from the Rural Water Supply and Sanita ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2019 - 11:12

  3. Cities Are Opportunities To Get Transformative Climate Adaptation Right

    14 Oct 2019- 06:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent COPENHAGEN, Denmark A new report on challenges that global cities will face by 2050, when 66 percent of the world’s population will live in urban areas, emphasizes that urban areas will face the most serious r ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2019 - 06:42

  4. WASH Funding Inadequate In Eastern and Southern Africa

    12 Oct 2019- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya A new report on water, sanitation and health (WASH) sector financing in UNICEF’s Eastern and Southern Africa Region (ESAR) has identified massive funding gaps that will hinder achievement of WAS ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/12/2019 - 10:28

  5. Nature "Shrinkage" Will Hit Access To Clean Water For Billions

    14 Oct 2019- 07:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PALO ALTO CA, United States Researchers from Stanford University have developed a new interactive map  measuring nature’s contributions to human well-being suggests that as many as five billion people, particu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/14/2019 - 07:15

  6. Egypt Invests $55 Million USD In Water Conservation Plan

    11 Oct 2019- 09:10 by Local Press Report CAIRO Zawya The Egyptian government has started implementing a plan for water conservation at a value of EGP 900 million, according to  the country’s prime minister Mostafa Madbouly. The plan includes shifting to m ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:10

  7. Warming Global Climate Will Accelerate Spread Of Legionella

    11 Oct 2019- 09:07 by Local Press Report BONN Euractiv A warmer climate and Europe’s ageing population create a favourable breeding ground for legionella bacteria, which cause a type of pneumonia known as Legionnaires’ disease, Professor Martin Exner said ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:17

  8. PepsiCo Boosts Water Stewardship Efforts With New Green Bond

    11 Oct 2019- 09:13 by Local Press Report PURCHASE NY Edie PepsiCo has priced its first ever green bond at $1bn, which will be used to fund initiatives to reduce plastic content in packaging, improve supply chain engagement and management and boost water s ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:13

  9. Chile Legislation Will Declare Desal Water A Public Good

    11 Oct 2019- 09:11 by Local Press Report SANTIAGO Mining Journal A bill seeking to declare water produced from seawater desalination plants a public good has begun to be read in Chile. If passed, the bill, introduced into the Senate in January 2018, would ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:11

  10. Ghana Urges Implementation Of Ecowas Agriculture Protocol

    11 Oct 2019- 09:09 by Local Press Report ACCRA The Government of Ghana Ghana has called on West African countries to fully operationalise the ECOWAS Protocol of Transhumance, which is geared towards developing a more efficient pastoral industry to increas ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:16

  11. Mexico Goldmine Blockade Lifted

    11 Oct 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report GREENWOOD VILLAGE CO Mining.com Newmont Goldcorp confirmed on Wednesday the lifting of an almost four-week illegal blockade affecting its Peñasquito gold-silver mine in Mexico, which will cost the operation thousan ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:06

  12. Bangladesh Student's Murder Highlights Tensions Over Water-sharing Deals With India

    11 Oct 2019- 09:12 by Local Press Report DHAKA The Third Pole The brutal murder of a student in Bangladesh’s top university highlights the incendiary debate on water diplomacy with India, as well as the silencing of criticism of the government. Abrar Faha ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:12

  13. US State Greenlights Vast Google Drinking Water Extraction Plan

    11 Oct 2019- 09:10 by Local Press Report COLUMBIA SC The Hill South Carolina on Wednesday approved allowing Google to pump nearly 550 million gallons of drinking water per year to cool its servers. The decision from the South Carolina Department of Health ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 09:10

  14. Air Jordan Or River Jordan? Basketball Players Rush To Buy Holy Water Sneakers

    11 Oct 2019- 09:08 by Local Press Report BROOKLYN NY Irish Central A creative label in Brooklyn, New York released their design for white Nike Air Max 97s sneakers, which include Holy water, sourced from the River Jordan and blessed by a priest, a bible v ...

    Local Press Report - 10/11/2019 - 12:30

  15. Water Diplomacy Talks-- "The Geneva List of Principles On The Protection Of Water Infrastructure"

    10 Oct 2019- 11:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland Mara Tignino of Geneva Water Hubspeaks with David Duncan, Publisher, OOSKAnews in this (LINK) “Water Diplomacy Talks” video interview. The subject is the "Geneva List" of legal pr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2019 - 11:26

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