"There is a risk that Putin will read congratulatory messages from Western leaders like European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and US President Donald Trump as a plea for a return to business as usual."
Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform
""A powerful explosion rocked this area and right after that I saw many people running away.""
"“Every girl who speaks is paving the way for another.”"
Former Playboy model
"“Instead of engaging on the substantive concern, Russia has sought to confuse the picture with at best misleading procedural arguments.""
UK Ambassador to UN Conference on Disarmament
""The dark arts have arrived in full force online.""
US Democratic Congressman
"I won't be throwing fish anywhere."
"Elections come and go but Gambia remains. There are rules governing the campaign and all aspiring candidates have the rules."
""It was a case like that. It opened like this. And the money was inside.""
The surging global demand for water will see some 30 countries facing extreme water stress by 2040, according to the latest World Resources Institute
In the north east of Mali, irregular rainfall and political instability has meant basics like water are becoming scarce. In the town of Kidal, the
Protesters in Los Angeles have demanded the company Nestle stop its water bottling operations. California is suffering its fourth year of a serious
Cheap resources may be over soon, and fresh water is likely to become a subject of most serious disputes between its various users. DECHEMA’s
One woman stood out from the crowd at Sunday’s (April 12) Paris marathon. Gambian woman Siabatou Sanneh wore sandals and carried a jerrycan of water
A drought affecting the Brazilian city of Sao Paulo is now hitting Sao Paulo state. Water levels are running low in the Paraiba do Sul river, which
Dangerously high levels of toxins from algae have left 500,000 people in the state of Ohio without safe drinking water.
Blue green algae on Lake
As Israel’s offensive on Gaza presses on, the already problematic water system in the strip worsens.
The residents of Khan Younis have been cut
Nouakchott, the capital of Mauritania, is a town built around a well of the same name, where camel herders used to go and water their flock
Syrian refugees in the Zaatari camp, like so many others, have fled across the Jordanian border to seek safety.
Aid agencies are struggling to meet
Coming under scrutiny in this edition of U-talk is the European Citizens' Initiative.
Our question comes from Marie in Paris who asks: “Brussels
President Obama has been visiting a farm in California’s Central Valley to see for himself the damage caused by one of the driest years on record in
Recurring water shortages endanger local ecosystems and threaten agriculture-based communities.
As climate change continues, forecasters expect
The second harvest of the year is being prepared in potato fields in Xylophagou, a speciality of the region in the south of Cyprus.
But water from
The Nile, one of the world’s longest rivers, irrigates much of Africa, from Uganda to Egypt. It has also been a source of conflict and tension. It
The Horn of Africa is facing its worst drought for decades. The need for fresh water for people there is simply a matter of life and death. While
Water is at the heart of who we are, and everything we do. We live through water. On one level it is very simple – around two thirds of your body is
Food for thought on the first day
We’ve just arrived in Singapore and the local fixer suggests that we head off to film in a city centre food
This year’s World Water Week in Stockholm focusses on water resources in a rapidly urbanising World. On the mayors’ panel, city managers from all
Crowds flocked to waterfronts and swimming pools on the East Coast and in the Midwest to try to cope with a massive heat wave that has killed at