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  1. Governance Of Irrigation and Drainage To Mitigate Climate Change Impacts, Feed The Planet

    11 Aug 2020- 09:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC A new World Bank paper released in the beginning of August examines the importance of governance in irrigation projects and identifies how proper governance can help mitigate the effects of clima ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 09:11

  2. EIB Supports Future-proofing Netherlands Drinking Water Network

    11 Aug 2020- 08:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg The European Investment Bank (EIB) has announced $176 Million USD in funding for Vitens, the Netherlands largest water utility, to be applied to a 2020-2024 investment programme to futur ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2020 - 08:47

  3. Three Indigenous Peruvians Killed In Amazon Basin Oil Company Protest

    11 Aug 2020- 09:16 by Local Press Report LIMA Explica Three indigenous people died Sunday after clashes with police while protesting in front of an oil lot run by a Canadian company, Peruvian authorities said. The Interior Ministry indicated that during t ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:30

  4. Contaminated Water Hospitalises 600 Kashmir Villagers

    11 Aug 2020- 09:22 by Local Press Report BANDIPORA The Realkashmir News As many as 600 people have reportedly been admitted at New Type Primary Health Centre (NTPHC), after consuming highly contaminated water at Ajas village in Kashmir’s Bandipora distric ...

    Local Press Report - 08/11/2020 - 09:22

  5. Alarm Over New Dams Planned For Global Protected Areas

    5 Aug 2020- 09:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States 509 new dams are planned or are currently under construction in global protected areas where there are already 1,249 dams with almost 40 percent planned for rivers in Europe, accord ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/05/2020 - 09:35

  6. "Environmental Justice For All Act" Introduced To US Senate

    5 Aug 2020- 06:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States On 30 July, the Environmental Justice for All Act was introduced in the US Senate. It is companion legislation to that introduced earlier in the year in the US House of Representati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/05/2020 - 06:43

  7. New Freshwater "Arctic Ocean" May Disrupt Weather Patterns

    5 Aug 2020- 05:01 by Local Press Report BOULDER CO Arctic According to experts from the University of Colorado Boulder, increasing amounts of fresh water have moved into the Arctic Ocean in the past 20 years. Researchers fear that if this trend continues, ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 05:01

  8. Mexico: Canadian Silver Mine Cleared Of Water Contamination Accusations

    5 Aug 2020- 04:59 by Local Press Report MEXICO CITY Mining.com Mexico’s Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection issued a report stating that the subsidiary of Canada’s Fortuna Silver Mines, Compañía Minera Cuzcatlán, has not caused any pollution to ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 04:59

  9. How Wildfires Can Poison Drinking Water Resources

    5 Aug 2020- 05:02 by Local Press Report WEST LAFAYETTE IN Phys.org In recent years wildfires have entered urban areas, causing breathtaking destruction. After the fires passed, testing ultimately revealed widespread hazardous drinking water contamination. ...

    Local Press Report - 08/05/2020 - 05:02

  10. Spending On SDG Achievement Will Decline With The COVID Effect

    5 Aug 2020- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LONDON, United Kingdom New research commissioned by WaterAid and End Water Poverty, released at the end of July, shows that the economic effects of COVID-19 means that low- and middle-income countries will have ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/05/2020 - 10:03

  11. 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

  12. Crucial Clean Water Access Support From AfDB

    30 Jul 2020- 10:48 by Local Press Report ADDIS ABABA African Development Bank From Mozambique in the south to Morocco in the north, 20 million people in rural and urban areas of Africa have gained access to clean drinking water for the first time, thanks ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2020 - 10:48

  13. EBRD Supports Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria Water Utility Investment Plan

    30 Jul 2020- 10:47 by Local Press Report SOFIA See News Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria said on Thursday that it the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a 40 million euro ($46.9 million) loan guarantee to enable the bank to improv ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2020 - 10:47

  14. Former Michigan Governor And Emergency Managers Will Face Flint Water Crisis Lawsuit

    30 Jul 2020- 10:46 by Local Press Report FLINT MI A divided Michigan Supreme Court says state government departments, former Gov. Rick Snyder and former emergency managers he appointed to run the city of Flint must face a civil lawsuit related to their ha ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2020 - 10:46

  15. Pan-European Wastewater Testing To Detect Coronavirus

    30 Jul 2020- 10:44 by Staff- Water Diplomat BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission (EC) has announced creation of a pan-European Umbrella Study to examine RNA fragments of SARS-CoV2 in wastewater. The purpose of the study is to reliably monitor the pre ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:40

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