Tag Archives: water

#CanPoli: ICYMI: Indigenous families need clean drinking water, not empty words – #CDNPoli

During the televised Leaders’ Debate, Jagmeet Singh rejected Justin Trudeau’s excuses and broken promises to deliver clean drinking water to First Nations people. In the last campaign, Justin Trudeau promised to bring clean drinking water to First Nations communities that are under boil water advisories—some of which have entire generations …

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#USPolitics: GOT A PUDDLE OF WATER ON YOUR PROPERTY? The EPA wants to regulate it! – #USPoli

The Big Picture In another move to reverse the deregulatory, pro-growth policies of the Trump administration, the Biden administration has proposed to repeal the 2020 Revised Definition of Waters of the United States (WOTUS) under the Clean Water Act (CWA) and return to the regulatory overreach of the Obama administration. …

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#BookReview: Something in the Water: A Novel

Price: (as of – Details) A Reese’s Book Club x Hello Sunshine on Audible Pick  “A psychological thriller that captivated me from page one. What unfolds makes for a wild, page-turning ride! It’s the perfect beach read!” (Reese Witherspoon) A shocking discovery on a honeymoon in paradise changes the lives …

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#FRAPoli: National Convention on Air, Water and Waste – #FrancePolitics #FRPoli

Dear friends, dear friends, We would like to thank you for your participation in our last national convention which was devoted to air, water and waste and which was held on Tuesday May 25th. As at each convention, several external speakers came to shed light on these three essential environmental …

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#WorldPoli: Water Drop in Euphrates River Increases Tensions Between Syrian Kurds, Turkey – #WorldPolitics

A dramatic drop in water levels on the Euphrates River in recent weeks is adding to tensions between Turkey and Syrian Kurdish forces. Kurdish officials in northeast Syria accuse Turkey of reducing the levels of water flowing downstream, causing an agricultural crisis and a major power shortage in the region. …

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#CanPoli: NDP calls for action over Neskantaga water crisis – #CDNPoli

OTTAWA – A growing water crisis at Neskantaga First Nation has forced the evacuation of families from the isolated northern reserve. The water supply is so dangerous that the community has been relying on gathering water in buckets from the river. With snow falling and fears of people getting sick, …

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#AUSPoli: BUDGET 2020: Building 21st Century Water Infrastructure – The Nationals. #AustraliaPolitics

An additional $2 billion will be invested in new water infrastructure projects as part of the Budget, demonstrating the Morrison-McCormack Government’s ongoing commitment to supporting and investing in regional communities through drought, bushfires, floods and COVID-19. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack said …

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#AUSPoli: Budget backs water reforms, Northern Australia and resources to support economic recovery and jobs – The Nationals. #AustraliaPolitics

The Morrison-McCormack Government is further supporting the development of northern Australia and Australia’s gas and resources sector in the 2020-21 Budget to support jobs as part of our COVID-19 Economic Recovery Plan. The Government has announced a series of reforms to the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) aimed at improving …

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