Water Justice Wins!

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March 11, 2015 – 8:20am

Blue Planet Project organizer Claudia Campero.
Blue Planet Project founder Maude Barlow has tweeted, “Huge victory!”
This is because, as Telesur reports, “A Mexican congressional vote on proposed legislation that could lead …

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February 20, 2015 – 3:53pm In a landmark ruling, the Indonesian Constitutional Court ruled earlier this week to annul a water law passed by the Indonesian government in 2004 under pressure from the World Bank. Law No. 7 on Water Resources was part of a…

Kravcík’s Blue Alternative in Slovakia

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January 20, 2015 – 5:30pm

Photo: Michal Krav?ík
Michal Krav?ík is a Slovak hydrologist and environmentalist. He was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in 1999 for his work in stopping a large dam on the Torysa River. He argued that the sam…

 

December 16, 2014 – 2:01pm Struggle for access to water by slum dwellers got a major boost in India with the judgement on December 15th by a Mumbai High Court bench presided by Justice Abhay Oak and Justice A S Gadkari. They ordered that whether homes …

 

July 1, 2014 – 9:23am Toronto-based Belo Sun Mining Corp. plans to build Brazil’s largest gold mine, the Volta Grande open-pit gold project.
But the Globe and Mail reports, “A Brazilian court has suspended the environmental and provisional licences of …

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