Water Justice News: UN


May 17, 2014 – 4:50pm

Photo: Karunananthan meets with Hungarian Ambassador Csaba Korosi, a co-chair of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals.
On May 7, Blue Planet Project campaigner Meera Karunananthan addressed an Informal Meeti…


May 5, 2014 – 1:21pm The Blue Planet Project is participating in discussions at the United Nations this week on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDG agenda being discussed at the UN is crucial as it will shape the priorities for development ai…


March 21, 2014 – 6:21pm Agence France-Presse reports, “In a report published on the eve of World Water Day, (the United Nations) said the cravings for clean water and electricity were intertwined and could badly strain Earth’s limited resources. …T…


Prepared by: David Boys, Public Services International Reza Hanifa and Sigit Budiono, KruHa Meera Karunananthan, Blue Planet Project Satoko Kishimoto, Transnational Institute Jorgen Magdahl, FIVAS Gabriella Zanzanaini, Food & Water Europe From October 8-11, we attended the Budapest Water Summit as a fact-finding initiative to further our understanding about corporate influence within the global water […]

Apr 222013

The Blue Planet Project is marking Earth week by raising Canada’s violations of the human right to water with member states at the United Nations in Geneva in advance of the country’s universal periodic review (UPR). The UPR was established in 2006 to enable an international review of the human rights records of member states.
Canada’s […]

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