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  1. North Korea Releases Dam Water Without Notifying Downstream Neighbour

    5 Aug 2020- 04:56 by Local Press Report SEOUL The Korea Herald North Korea has recently released water from a border dam three times without notifying Seoul, in defiance of an inter-Korean agreement, authorities here confirmed on Tuesday. Pyongyang partia ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 04:56

  2. Vietnam Proposes Audit Of Mekong Basin Water Resources

    30 Jul 2020- 10:50 by Local Press Report HANOI Vietnam Plus In the framework of ASOSAI cooperation in the 2012-2013 period, an audit on water issues in the river basin was successfully carried out with the participation of five Supreme Audit Institutions ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2020 - 10:50

  3. How West Bank Annexation Will Endanger Palestinian Water, Energy, Food Security

    29 Jul 2020- 08:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Tel Aviv, Israel Israel’s planned annexation of parts of the West Bank threatens to block possible cooperative regional approaches to solving water and energy issues while endangering the food security of Pale ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/29/2020 - 08:34

  4. The Climate Emergency As A Danger To Peace

    29 Jul 2020- 07:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States “The climate emergency is a danger to peace”, Miroslav Jenca, UN Assistant Secretary-General for Europe, Central Asia and the Americas told the Security Council 18 July, as he called on ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/29/2020 - 07:44

  5. Progress In Ethiopia Dam Standoff

    22 Jul 2020- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has described progress in talks with Egypt and Sudan on the contentious Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the Blue Nile, declaring a new “major c ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/22/2020 - 10:01

  6. Minister Calls For Transboundary Agreement To Address Iraq Drought

    29 Jul 2020- 09:00 by Local Press Report DOHUK Arab News Iraq’s minister of water resources says his country will face severe water shortages if agreements are not forged with neighboring Turkey over Ankara’s irrigation and dam projects that have decrease ...

    Local Press Report - 07/29/2020 - 10:35

  7. More Protests by Mexican Farmers As US Demands Mexico Makes Up Rio Grande Water-sharing Deficit

    20 Jul 2020- 08:33 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MEXICO CITY, Mexico This news article was updated 22 July The head of the United States section of the International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC) issued a formal statement, 9 July, that Mexico is in vi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/22/2020 - 06:24

  8. Australians Are Paranoid About Fictional China Freshwater Grab

    14 Jul 2020- 10:29 by Local Press Report CANBERRA South China Morning Post As the relationship between Canberra and Beijing sours, distrust of China and concerns about drought and water shortages have fuelled talk that China is buying up Australia’s water ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2020 - 10:51

  9. Iraq Minister Urges Accelerated Negotiations With Turkey Over Upstream Actions

    14 Jul 2020- 10:28 by Local Press Report BAGHDAD The Arab Weekly Iraqi Minister of Water Resources Mehdi Rashid Al-Hamdani called this week for expediting joint technical negotiations with Turkey to reach an agreement that guarantees Iraq’s water rights o ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2020 - 10:47

  10. Crumbling Syria Oil Infrastructure Pollutes Water Resources

    9 Jul 2020- 09:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Damascus, Syria Degradation of oil facilities in conflict-torn northeast Syria has led to spillage of tens-of-thousands of barrels of oil into canals and creeks, contributing to persistent and extensive contami ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/09/2020 - 12:06

  11. Conflict And COVID Effects On Water Access And Basic Services In Eastern Ukraine

    7 Jul 2020- 09:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYIV, Ukraine Ongoing shelling in eastern Ukraine continues to disrupt vital water supplies and access to food and basic services, a 25 June  assessment from the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) reports. Meantim ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/07/2020 - 09:42

  12. Cooperative Water Distribution Initiative Fosters Peace Along Isfara River

    6 Jul 2020- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DUSHANBE, Tajikistan The United Nations’ Cross-border Cooperation for Sustainable Pease and Development programme is yielding successful results in modernising water management along the Isfara River running be ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/06/2020 - 10:07

  13. Himalaya Nature Reserve Can Alleviate China-India Border Water Disputes

    6 Jul 2020- 10:54 by Local Press Report NEW DELHI South China Morning Post China and India could resolve their deadly border conflict in the Himalayas by turning all the disputed areas into a nature reserve, an Indian scientist has written. Maharaj Pandit ...

    Local Press Report - 07/06/2020 - 10:54

  14. More Water Disputes At India's Northern Border

    30 Jun 2020- 11:11 by Staff- Water Diplomat THIMPHU, Bhutan The government of Bhutan has firmly denied media reports that it had deliberately blocked the supply of water along an irrigation canal into the northen province of Assam, India, amid suggestions ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:20

  15. Ghana Accedes To Water And Watercourses Conventions For Transboundary Cooperation

    30 Jun 2020- 08:27 by Staff- Water Diplomat ACCRA, Ghana Ghana has confirmed accession to the Convention on the Protection and Use of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes (Water Convention), becoming the third African country and 44th Party ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:18

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