Blue Planet Project


Since 2013, the Blue Planet Project has been working with allies to challenge strategies aimed at facilitating the corporate takeover of water through the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. A new report on private sector involvement in the implementation of the sustainable development goal on water was launched today by Public Services International (PSI) and […]

Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2018

Posted on June 17, 2018  Tagged with: ,
Jun 172018

Spotlight on Sustainable Development 2018: Exploring new policy pathways How to overcome obstacles and contradictions in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda Chapter 6 – (Re)municipalization of water – the right way towards achieving SDG Written By Meera Karunananthan, Blue Planet Project, and Satoko Kishimoto, Transnational Institute Full report (pdf, 3,5 MB) E-book (epub, 3,4 […]

May 172017

The 2nd International Gathering brings together people directly impacted by water struggles and social movement water groups,  plus — water rights attorneys and policy makers, researchers, scholars, social workers, youth and elders from across the U.S., First Nations and international countries. Your participation will strengthen the global movement for the human right to water and […]


Maude Barlow was joined today by water justice organizations around the world who are denouncing attempts by the World Water Forum to co-opt critical voices by setting up a Citizen’s Process to ostensibly encourage civil participation. The organizers of the 2018 World Water Forum that is to be held in Brazil, are hosting a preparatory […]

Bhati Dilwan, Pakistan

Posted on April 7, 2017  Tagged with:
Apr 072017

Water levels in wells and fountains near a Nestlé bottled water production facility have dropped significantly. Locals, who cannot afford to purchase the bottled variety, are left with dirty water from depleted wells. Residents say the water has been making some of the local children sick.

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