Resources

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.

Blue Gold: World Water Wars

Posted on March 14, 2012
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Blue Gold: Life for Sale (2008) Documentary by Sam Bozzo. Featuring Maude Barlow, Tony Clarke, Vandana Shiva, Wenonah Hauter, Oscar Olivera, Michal Kravcik, Ric Davidge, Danielle Mitterrand, Ryan Hreljac, MCWC, Virginia Setshed, and Robert Glennon.

The Water Front

Posted on March 14, 2012
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The Water Front: A story of an American city in crisis and what is in store for residents around the world facing their own water struggles. By Liz Miller 2007

A Drop of Life

Posted on March 14, 2012
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a Drop of Life – Set in the near future, a Drop of Life is the story of two women, a village teacher in rural India and an African American corporate executive, whose disparate lives intersect when they are both confronted with lack of access to clean drinking water. Shalini Kantayya (2006)

The Rights of Nature

Posted on January 13, 2012  Tagged with:
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In April 2010, Bolivia hosted a gathering for civil society in the wake of the failed December 2009 United Nations Copenhagen climate summit (COP 15). It was clear to millions of climate activists, scientists and environmentalists around the world that the UN process had been sidelined by a deal, the Copenhagen Accord, which represented a […]

Chilean Patagonia in the Balance

Posted on January 1, 2012  Tagged with: ,
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Dams, Mines and the Canadian Connection By Alex Latta and Kari Williams for The Council of Canadians Far away, on the southern cone of South America in Chilean Patagonia, exists one of the most beautiful, still-virgin territories on Earth. There, an intense struggle is taking place that most Canadians have never heard of, but that […]

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