Brent Patterson

Brent Patterson is the former Political Director for the Council of Canadians.

 

September 25, 2015 – 4:40pm The Guardian reports, “To cheers, applause and probably a tinge of relief, the 17 global goals that will provide the blueprint for the world’s development over the next 15 years were ratified by UN member states in New Yor…

 

June 2, 2015 – 6:20pm Kimy Pernia Domico was an Indigenous Embera Katio water justice activist in Colombia who disappeared fourteen years ago this week.
In June 2001, the Council of Canadians issued a media release that, “expressed deep concern for the…

 

May 27, 2015 – 8:57am

Karunananthan speaks at the UN last week on unregulated private sector participation in the Post-2015 Development Agenda
The United Nations is calling on the Harper government to increase its foreign aid spending to help finan…

 

May 22, 2015 – 8:40am
Blue Planet Project campaigner Meera Karunananthan spoke at a United Nations side event yesterday during the fifth session of the Post-2015 negotiations process (May 18-22). She has been working with allies around the world to en…

 

May 18, 2015 – 3:25pm
The Blue Planet Project extends its solidarity and congratulations to our Greek water justice allies on the one-year anniversary of the referendum on water privatization in Thessaloniki.
Just over a year ago, Ekathimerini.com rep…

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