The Argentine government announced the most ambitious infrastructure plan in it history. Economy, Social development, 05/13/2016, Argentina. It launches the National Water Plan in Argentina, which provides for an investment of US $ 40,000 million, which will generate half a million jobs, the installation of…View More Water plan infrastructure more ambitious in the Argentina history.
World Water Day 2016 “We can take bold action to address water inequity as part of our efforts to realize the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Message for World Water Day 2016 Water means jobs Water is the essential building block of…View More World Water Day 2016
California Water Board to investigate Use of Oilfield Wastewater to Irrigate Crops. http://www.circleofblue.org/waternews/2016/world/california-water-board-to-investigate-use-of-oilfield-wastewater-to-irrigate-crops/ By Brett Walton, Circle of Blue, Monday, 11 January 2016 On January 12, in an office building east of Sacramento, an expert panel on food safety will gather for its first public…View More Use of Oilfield Wastewater to Irrigate Crops.
Lack of sanitation for 2,4 billion people is undermining health improvements. Joint WHO/UNICEF, news release. June, 30, 2015 ¦ Geneva ¦ New York. The Joint Monitoring Programme report, Progress on sanitation and drinking water: 2015 update and MDG assessment, says worldwide, 1 in 3 people,…View More Lack of sanitation for 2.4 billion people is undermining health improvements
The 10 countries with the largest reserves of fresh water. RT news channel in Spanish, page Web. July 25, 2015, Russia. Relatively recently the water, like air, is considered one of the free gifts of nature, with the exception of irrigated areas, where water always…View More The 10 countries with the largest reserves of fresh water.
Potable water systems in drought risk in Los Angeles. EFE, May 17, 2015 California suffers the worst drought from four years ago in living memory, which has forced to take measures to save water. It has determined that the state of emergency was decreed since…View More Potable water systems in drought risk in Los Angeles.
Inaugurated work fast filter drinking water in North-West District Neighborhood DNA Digital News Agency, December 27, 2014, Argentina. Inaugurated work installation quick filter for the improvement of service provision of drinking water to the population in the area of North-West District Neighborhood, Cipolletti, Argentina The…View More Inaugurated work fast filter drinking water in North-West District Neighborhood
Juan G.R. Investment water& irrigation for Latin America requires economic studies and technical assistance. Water and Irrigation. Vol: 5, No. 1: 22-26, July, 2014, Spain. Until 2018 Latin America invests more than 40,000 million dollars and takes a big challenge in relation to drinking water,…View More Investment water& irrigation for Latin America requires economic studies and technical assistance.
2014 Theme: Water and Energy Water is required to produce nearly all forms of energy. Energy is needed at all stages of water extraction, treatment and distribution. Demand for freshwater and energy will continue to increase significantly over the coming decades. Saving energy is saving…View More 2014 Theme: Water and Energy
Sánchez -Mejorada P. A. Water: availability, quality and consumption for ruminants. Association of Veterinarians Specialists in cattle . El Siglo de Torreon. Jan 12, 2014 , Mexico . Even in drought conditions like we have live in recent years and , despite the large amount…View More Water: availability, quality and consumption for ruminants.
Rosenberg A. Ranking: The eight countries with the largest volumes of fresh water Andres Rosenberg The ranking of countries with the largest volume of fresh water is represented by Brazil, Canada, Indonesia, China, India, United States, Colombia and Peru. About 1,100 million people, more than…View More Ranking: The eight countries with the largest volumes of fresh water
Polluted rivers of Mexico 73% M. Lopez L. El Mundo de Orizaba, News, 16/12/2012, Mexico. In Mexico, 73% of the rivers are polluted, the tributaries Veracruz and Coatzacoalcos White top the list, according to the National Water Commission, Conagua. This was revealed in the evaluation…View More Polluted rivers of Mexico 73%
Only 20% of the wastewater is treated in Latin America Blanca Valadez, Millennium, December 4, 2012, Mexico City The study in Mexico, Dominican Republic, Colombia, Brazil, among other countries in the Americas, indicates that only 20 percent of wastewater is treated, the remaining liquid is…View More Only 20% of the wastewater is treated in Latin America
Uruguay and the Right to drinking water March 22: World Water Day, 2012, Uruguay. Uruguay was the first country to declare in its Constitution that water is a fundamental human right, through the reform of Article 47 with the October 2004 plebiscite. Chapter VII Article…View More Uruguay and the Right to drinking water