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The Blue Planet Project’s mission is to encourage people to take action for water justice in their communities, their country and globally. We believe that education is empowerment, and crucial to building a global understanding that water is essential for life. To help in these efforts, we produce a wide variety of material that is available free for downloading and distribution from this website. If you would like more information about any of our materials, please contact us at 1-800-387-7177 or by e-mail at blueplanet@canadians.org.

Encuentro por la justicia del agua en Toronto

Posted on September 3, 2014  Tagged with:
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El Proyecto Planeta Azul se encuentra complacido de trabajar con aliados por la justicia del agua organizando un encuentro, que tendrá lugar del 8 al 11 de septiembre en Toronto. El encuentro reunirá a grupos de políticas y de defensa y activistas de Europa, las Américas, Asia y África que trabajan en temas de justicia [...]

Toronto Water Justice Gathering

Posted on August 25, 2014  Tagged with:
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The Blue Planet Project and allies are organizing a Water Justice Gathering that will take place this September 8-11 in Toronto. It will bring together policy and advocacy groups and activists from Europe, the Americas, Asia and Africa working on water justice issues.

 

(Download the Detroit FAQ PDF – 1.2MB) The Blue Planet Project works in collaboration with communities and groups around the world to protect the water commons and promote water as a human right. In May, activists in Detroit approached Blue Planet Project founder Maude Barlow about families who were having their water shut off because [...]

The Water Remunicipalisation Tracker

Posted on June 19, 2014  Tagged with:
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The remunicipalisation tracker mirrors the format typically used by private water-industry publications for listing upcoming privatisation and public-private partnership (PPP) contracts that provide possibilities for commercial expansion. The remunicipalisation tracker’s purpose, however, is very different: to showcase cities, regions and countries that have rolled back privatisation and embarked on securing public water for all that [...]

 

“Civil society groups and member states have called for the recognition of the human right to water and sanitation within the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) framework. As international organizations representing frontline communities, workers and policy experts, we also call on member states to ensure the push for private sector participation in the areas of water [...]

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