A new report on the human right to water in five european countries
OUR RIGHT TO WATER. CASE STUDIES ON AUSTERITY AND PRIVATIZATION IN EUROPE is the title of a report (March 2012) on the impact of austerity measures on the human right to water.
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Sanitation, a nice business
« Sanitation as a business in Malawi – the poor will have to wait ». Article and comment
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Budapest Water Summit offers mirage of water for all
It had been billed as a summit to push for universal access to water, but attending the Budapest Water Summit held last week felt like grasping at a mirage of water in a desert.
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Economic drivers of Water finanzialisation
Friends of the Earth International exposed water finanzialisation in a New report on eve of WTO meeting
Jakarta: privatization ‘violates’ human rights
The National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM) has indicated that the city’s water provision, handled by two private firms PT Aetra Air Jakarta and PT PAM Lyonnaise Jaya (Palyja), constituted a human rights violation.
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Toronto Water Justice Gathering - September 8-11
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