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  1. Philippines Government Urged To Secure Water Resources Ahead of El Nino

    21 Feb 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report MANILA Rappler An alliance of business groups and civil society organizations called on the government to immediately ensure water security, after the state weather bureau warned that a "full-blown" El Ni ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2019 - 09:06

  2. World Bank Report Assesses Container-based Sanitation Solutions

    21 Feb 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The World Bank In the face of urbanization, alternative approaches are needed to deliver adequate and inclusive sanitation services across the full sanitation service chain. Container-based sanitation ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2019 - 09:06

  3. Mexico Greenlights Fracking, But Where Will They Find The Water?

    21 Feb 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Bloomberg News Mexico’s national oil company, Petroleos Mexicanos, got the go-ahead to use hydraulic fracturing for up to eight exploratory wells to tap into the country’s natural gas reserves, raising ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2019 - 09:06

  4. Drought, Poor Management Caused Fish Deaths

    20 Feb 2019- 09:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SYDNEY, Australia The Australian Academy of Science released a report February 10 examining the recent devastating fish deaths in the Darling River. The report was commissioned by the opposition Labor Party (A ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2019 - 10:20

  5. GEF Funding Seeks To Address The Hidden Mercury Cost Of Gold

    20 Feb 2019- 07:30 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK NY, United States A new $180 Million USD Global Environment Facility (GEF) program, supported by United Nations (UN) agencies is designed to cut harmful mercury emissions, associated with gold mining, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2019 - 07:30

  6. Israel Attacks On Gaza Infrastructure Exact A Human Cost

    19 Feb 2019- 06:44 by Local Press Report GAZA CITY Duke University Israel’s targeting of agricultural, water and energy infrastructures in the West Bank and Gaza Strip has had dire impacts on human welfare and livelihoods in both locations, a new report b ...

    Local Press Report - 02/20/2019 - 11:07

  7. Netherlands Supports WWF In Seed Funding For Wastewater Projects In Myanmar, Zambia

    19 Feb 2019- 06:44 by Local Press Report THE HAGUE WWF Myanmar and Zambia both face a major stumbling block – not a lack of private sector funds but a lack of viable, sustainable bankable water projects for companies and financial institutions to invest i ...

    Local Press Report - 02/19/2019 - 07:06

  8. 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

  9. Sindh Farmers Blame National Water Authority For Leakages, Theft Problems

    18 Feb 2019- 08:07 by Local Press Report HYDERABAD The Express Tribune The Sindh Chamber of Agriculture (SCA) has claimed that 22,000 cusecs water, which is enough to irrigate over 43,000 acres of land per day, goes missing due to leakages and theft betwe ...

    Local Press Report - 02/18/2019 - 08:07

  10. Shanghai Offers Rewards For Turning In Water Polluters

    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

  11. How Climate Change Reduces Glacier Meltwater, Restricts Freshwater Supply To Rivers

    18 Feb 2019- 09:13 by OOSKAnews Info Zurich, Switzerland A new report on global galcier ice volume indicates that climate change is affecting glaciers causing them to shrink and resulting in a reduction in meltwater, restricting freshwater supply to many ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/18/2019 - 09:13

  12. Japan: Cybersecurity Guidelines Aim To Protect Water Infrastructure Against Malicious Software

    16 Feb 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report TOKYO Nikkei Asian Review Japan will call on operators of critical infrastructure, such as water and electricity, to caution against procuring telecommunications equipment that have the risk of containing malicious ...

    Local Press Report - 02/16/2019 - 08:08

  13. South Africa: Residents Protest Local Water Shortages

    16 Feb 2019- 08:08 by Local Press Report CAPE TOWN Eyewitness News The Unemployed Peoples' Movement has slammed the Makana Municipality over water shortages in Makhanda, the town formally known as Grahamstown. Residents have taken to the streets in p ...

    Local Press Report - 02/16/2019 - 08:09

  14. New Functionality Of "Water Risk Filter" Will Encourage Big-Picture Thinking, Actions

    20 Feb 2019- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent GENEVA, Switzerland International NGO WWF has implemented an upgrade to its Water Risk Filter,  an online tool aimed to help companies and financial institutions mitigate water risk to operations and assets. T ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/20/2019 - 10:08

  15. More Attacks This Week On Eastern Ukraine Water Facilities, Workers

    15 Feb 2019- 08:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DONETSK, Ukraine A key pumping station providing water for 1.1 million people in Ukraine was again subjected to shelling and shooting this week, the seventh such attack since the start of 2019. The "WASH ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/15/2019 - 08:03

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