Water Justice News

Updates from around the world about the global water crisis, and the struggle for water justice.

 

September 30, 2014 – 9:30am
The Council of Canadians has expressed profound disappointment on the ruling by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes against issuing a six-month restraining order against water disconnections in Detroit. An estimated 24,000 …

 

September 30, 2014 – 9:30am
The Council of Canadians has expressed profound disappointment on the ruling by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes against issuing a six-month restraining order against water disconnections in Detroit. An estimated 24,000 …

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September 29, 2014 – 4:08pm
I spent ten days in El Salvador this September representing the Council of Canadians on an international delegation examining metallic mining and how it affects communities. During the trip several events highlighted El Sal…

 

September 16, 2014 – 1:42pm

Photo: Joined with folks in Detroit to raise awareness about water cut-offs by delivering 1,000 litres of water across the Canada-U.S. border., July 2014.
For some people in Detroit, this has been a long summer: camping …

 

September 15, 2014 – 3:13pm

Photo: Barlow speaking at World Bank protest in Washington, DC. Photo from CASJ Coalition tweet.
Council of Canadians chairperson Maude Barlow spoke at a protest outside the World Bank in Washington, DC today.
As explain…

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