Alternative World Water Forum

The Alternative World Water Forum – in French, the Forum Alternatif Mondial de l’Eau (FAME) – is an open meeting place for reflective thinking, democratic debate of ideas, formulation of proposals, and free exchange of experiences. These discussions may lead to effective action and civil society movements which oppose the water resources be managed using profit logic by capitalistic companies, and even sometimes by public companies. The AWWF stands for ecological, social and citizen-based water management, water resource protection, and proper water distribution among different types of users.