A Fourth Estate® Service

Wednesday, January 27, 2021

water

Istanbul Could Run Out of Water in 45 Days, Group Warns

The Turkish Chamber of Chemical Engineers has warned that Istanbul could run out of water in 45 days as Turkey faces a severe drought...

China Notifies Mekong River Neighbors of Water Level Reduction Due to Power Grid Maintenance

China notified its Mekong River neighbors that water levels will drop due to a power grid maintenance at a hydropower dam from Jan. 5...

The Ural River – Europe’s Third Longest – is Drying Up

The Ural River, Europe's third longest, has reached its shallowest level last year and its levels have been gradually decreasing for the past 15...

Water Futures Become New Trade Commodity

Wall Street officially began trading water as a commodity like oil or gold on Tuesday, with the nation’s first water market launched on the...

Severe Drought Parches South America

Large parts of South America face a serious drought. Large parts of South America face a serious drought.  Signs of drought began to appear in...

Zimbabwe’s Water Shortages Threaten Thousands of Lives

Water has become a daily struggle in Sizinda, a poor suburb in Bulawayo, as a result of a severe drought last year which consequently...

Get the Daily NewsBrief in your inbox