Water Justice Wins!

We sincerely thank our funders and donors who make these achievements possible. Together, we can create a world that values water as a public resource, and not as a commodity to be bought and sold.

 

Blue Communities are those that are committed to other ways of relating to nature. They protect water as a common good, are against its privatization and in favor of public community partnerships. The Blue Communities Project is an initiative that was born in Canada in 2009, created by the Council of Canadians and the Canadian […]

 

March 11, 2015 – 8:20am

Blue Planet Project organizer Claudia Campero.
Blue Planet Project founder Maude Barlow has tweeted, “Huge victory!”
This is because, as Telesur reports, “A Mexican congressional vote on proposed legislation that could lead …

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February 20, 2015 – 3:53pm In a landmark ruling, the Indonesian Constitutional Court ruled earlier this week to annul a water law passed by the Indonesian government in 2004 under pressure from the World Bank. Law No. 7 on Water Resources was part of a…

Kravcík’s Blue Alternative in Slovakia

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January 20, 2015 – 5:30pm

Photo: Michal Krav?ík
Michal Krav?ík is a Slovak hydrologist and environmentalist. He was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize in 1999 for his work in stopping a large dam on the Torysa River. He argued that the sam…

 

December 16, 2014 – 2:01pm Struggle for access to water by slum dwellers got a major boost in India with the judgement on December 15th by a Mumbai High Court bench presided by Justice Abhay Oak and Justice A S Gadkari. They ordered that whether homes …

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