Books & Reports

Books and reports covering a wide range of water related topics.

Chilean Patagonia in the Balance

Posted on January 1, 2012  Tagged with: ,
Jan 012012
 

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 […]

 

This detailed report about the role of the private water sector at the UN serves to inform the public in the search for a more just and sustainable water future.

Dec 092011
 

Council of Canadians chairperson Maude Barlow writes, “Chile has gone farther than any other country in the world in commodifiying water and creating a market economy based on private water rights…”

 

This paper is intended to serve as a background, a call to understanding and a call to action on an exciting new proposal to designate the Great Lakes and its tributary waters as a lived Commons, to be shared, protected, carefully managed and enjoyed by all who live around them.

All That We Share: A Field Guide to the Commons

Posted on December 9, 2011  Tagged with:
Dec 092011
 

All That We Share: A Field Guide to the Commons is a wake-up call that will inspire you to see the world in a new way.

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