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  1. Israel Desal Technology For Bahrain

    11 Jan 2021- 12:22 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Israel Hayom Israel's national water company, Mekorot, is on the verge of signing its first deal to provide Bahrain with desalination technology for brackish water. Although the company did not releas ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:22

  2. Thailand Unhappy About China-Funded Laos Dam

    12 Jan 2021- 13:54 by Staff- Water Diplomat BANGKOK, Thailand The government of Thailand has expressed concern about plans by Laos to build another hydroelectric dam on the Mekong River, citing environmental concerns. Thailand has called for a more compre ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  3. GERD Negotiations Stall Again

    12 Jan 2021- 13:31 by Staff- Water Diplomat KHARTOUM, Sudan The latest round of tripartite (Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan) talks around the contentious Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) have broken down, following a long-standing diplomatic pattern. Backgro ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  4. Lebanon-Israel Transnational River Dispute Heightens Tensions

    9 Jan 2021- 10:51 by Staff- Water Diplomat TEL AVIV, Israel   PUBLISHER'S CORRECTION, 13 January: This news article (OOSKAnews and The Water Diplomat) has been corrected to reflect a mis-spelling in the original article of "Metulla", and a ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/13/2021 - 07:50

  5. Lawsuit Seeks To Halt Canada-US Oil Pipeline Over Water Pollution Risk

    13 Jan 2021- 11:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent St Paul MN, United States Last month, opponents of Canadian pipeline company Enbridge’s new $2.6bn Line 3 Canada-US oil pipeline replacement project have filed a lawsuit to halt construction following concerns ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2021 - 11:35

  6. Montana Tribes Ratify State Water Compact

    3 Jan 2021- 07:58 by Local Press Report HELENA MT Montana Free Press The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes ratified their water compact with the state on Tuesday, ending a decades-long process to settle water right claims affecting a huge swath of M ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 07:58

  7. German Development Bank Funds Tunisian Water Efficiency Programme

    3 Jan 2021- 07:57 by Local Press Report TUNIS Agency Tunis Afrique Presse Tunisia, on Tuesday, signed 2 financing agreements with the German Development Bank (KfW). An amount of €111 Million is granted to the Ministry of Agriculture, Water Resources and F ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 07:57

  8. Geoengineering As A Global Security Risk

    3 Jan 2021- 07:58 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC The Hill Climate change has been viewed as a national security threat multiplier. To offset its damage, scientists in the United States and other countries are working on technology to manipulate the c ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 07:58

  9. Climate Change Impacts On Global Internet Sustainability

    3 Jan 2021- 08:07 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC Slate The internet is quite literally in deep trouble, with a potential apocalypse approaching more imminently than you may realize. In about 15 years, the waters that are rising due to the effects of ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 08:07

  10. US-funded "Mekong Dam Monitor" Launches

    17 Dec 2020- 11:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States A new, United States-funded real-time data platform using remote sensing is designed to bring transparency to dam operations in China, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand and Cambodia. While t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/17/2020 - 11:04

  11. Nigeria Calls For Authority Members To Honour Commitments To Niger Basin Authority

    17 Dec 2020- 10:00 by Staff- Water Diplomat ABUJA, Nigeria Suleiman Adamu, Minister of Water Resources in Nigeria, has called for member states of the Niger Basin Authority (NBA) to honour their respective commitments to the authority. Delays in member st ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  12. Kazakhstan, Russia Cooperate On Ural Basin Ecosystem Restoration

    8 Dec 2020- 09:37 by Local Press Report NUR-SULTAN Trend Minister of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan Magzum Mirzagaliyev met with Minister of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation Alexander Kozlov ...

    Local Press Report - 12/08/2020 - 09:37

  13. Paris Peace Forum: “Blue Gold: Water And Cooperation For Peace And Development”

    7 Dec 2020- 12:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat Paris, France The annual Paris Peace Forum, meeting in November, included a panel presentation / “debate”, presenting cooperation initiatives around water contributing to peace and development, highlighting hydro ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  14. China Mega Dam Plan Sparks Alarm In Downstream India, Bangladesh

    8 Dec 2020- 07:59 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India PowerChina has announced plans to construct up to 60 gigawatts (GW) of hydropower capacity on the Yarlung Tsangpo River (known in downstream India as the Brahmaputra River) in The Tibet Autonomou ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  15. New Tool Helps Countries Track Changes In Surface Water Supply

    7 Dec 2020- 09:16 by Staff- Water Diplomat LONDON, United Kingdom A new tool from the United Kingdom's Office for National Statistics (ONS) will enable countries around the world keep track of changes in surface water supply. The tool uses processed ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

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