Meera Karunananthan

Meera Karunananthan is a Water Campaigner for the Council of Cana­dians and also works internationally on behalf of the Blue Planet Project. Meera is pursing a PhD in geography at the university of Ottawa. She works with allied groups on water rights and rights of nature issues.

 

October 25, 2018 – 3:38pmMaude Barlow and the Lord Mayor of Munich Dieter Reiter celebrate the city’s commitment to the Blue Communities Project. Photo: Olaf Becker/München
Maude Barlow, founder of the Blue Planet Project and honorary chairperson of th…

 

October 22, 2018 – 3:07pm
Maude Barlow, founder of the Blue Planet Project and Honorary Chairperson of the Council of Canadians spoke in Zurich last week urging the city not to privatize its drinking water systems. 
Her intervention comes at a time of …

United by Water Justice

Posted by on September 24, 2018
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September 24, 2018 – 10:25am

Rural and urban groups come together at South African water justice roundtable discussion in Cape Town
South Africa is at a critical conjuncture as communities facing the detrimental impacts of water and climate crises …

 

March 22, 2018 – 2:54pmOrganizers in Barcelona successfully gathered over 15,000 signatures required to hold a referendum on the remunicipalisation of that city’s water supply in June. Today they released a video showing messages of support from around…

 

March 22, 2018 – 2:20pmBrasilia –  The Fórum Alternativo Mundial da Água (FAMA) or Alternative World Water Forum concluded with a march today that saw 5-7,000 people from around Brasil and around the World take to the streets of Brasilia demanding an e…

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