Water Justice News: Right to Water

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Civil society organizations from around the world are making an urgent call for the human right to water and sanitation (HRTWS) to be explicitly named in the Declaration of the Post-2015 Development Agenda. Today, 621 organizations collectively representing billions of people globally issued a joint letter to United Nations (UN) Member States […]

 

February 10, 2015 – 2:45pm The Blue Planet Project is calling for the explicit recognition of the human right to water and sanitation in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDGs, which will supersede the Millennium Development …

Water as a right in Delhi Elections

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January 28, 2015 – 9:54am Elections to the Delhi Legislative Assembly are scheduled for February 7, nearly a year after Aam Aadmi Party [translated as the Common Man’s Party] resigned on February 14th, 2014. Continuing with its earlier position, AAP in…

 

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 …

 

December 4, 2014 – 8:15am

Benson at a participatory workshop yesterday helping to design a water justice campaign.
The Blue Planet Project sees prepaid water meters as a violation to the right to water and sanitation and is organizing against them …

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