Claudia Campero-Arena

Claudia Campero is a Water Campaigner for Blue Planet Project and Food and Water Watch in Mexico. She helps coordinate with organizations around the world in international efforts such as celebrating Blue October and challenging the World Water Forum. She also promotes the human right to water and monitors water privatization in Mexico and other Latin-American countries to help raise awareness for action. She studied geography at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México and holds a Masters in Urban Development Planning from the University College London. She is a founding and active member of COMDA (Coalition of Mexican Organizations for the Right to Water) that was part of the movement of the Rallies in the Defense of Water in Mexico City in 2006.

Nov 082013

November 8, 2013 – 11:00am For the last few months, a diverse group of organizations have been discussing, building capacity and organizing in the face of an increasing threat for Mexico: hydraulic fracking. Last August, this diverse group, including B…

Blue October Continues!

Posted by on October 10, 2013
Oct 102013

Ecuador: From October 14 to 18 the 5th Waterlat Network meeting will take place with the theme: Is Latin-American heading to post neoliberal water management?
Colombia: The Women’s Festival in Defense of Water took place and during the whole month a…

Blue October 2013 starts!

Posted by on October 2, 2013
Oct 022013

Today Blue October begins and we already have activities in Mexico, two events: one in Puebla and the other en Chiapas. Both states are going through important battles against water privatization.October 2, 2013 – 12:55pm


This is the 8th year that we celebrate Blue October!
Blue October is an international month of action to challenge the corporate control of water and to protect it as a human right and a shared natural resource available to all. The battle to defend …


Last week I had the pleasure to attend an event organized by Our Water Commons called Urban Utilities and Upstream Communities Working Together. The event took place in a beautiful place called Blue Mountain Center in New York State.
Participants from Latin America and the US discussed the relevance of engaged water utilities in improving watershed […]

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