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    De-Privatisation of Water Services

    19 June 2008
    In the media
  2. Future of Water Movement Session: A Summary

    Mary Ann B. Manahan, Focus on the Global South; Gabriella Zanzanaini, FoodFirst Information and Action Network, Water Watch; Claudia Campero, Water Watch/RED VIDA
    28 March 2012
    Article

    The international water movement has been working for several years with important success in bringing solidarity to local struggles and impacting international policy. Broad consensus in significant issues has allowed good communication, support and collaborative efforts around the globe. However, the changing and challenging context compels us to go further in our coordination efforts and collaboration work.

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    Water aid to go public, a little

    David Cronin
    12 March 2008
    In the media
  4. The Global Water Grab: A Primer

    • Jennifer Franco, Satoko Kishimoto, Sylvia Kay, Timothé Feodoroff, Gloria Pracucci
    20 October 2014
    Primer

    Water grabbing refers to situations where powerful actors take control of valuable water resources  for their own benefit, depriving local communities whose livelihoods often depend on these resources and ecosystems.

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    NGOs attack EU water aid policy

    Andrew Rettman
    15 March 2007
    In the media
  8. UN declares water and sanitation a human right

    28 July 2010
    Article

    In an historic victory for social movements, the UN declared water and sanitation a human right despite opposition from countries like the US, UK and Canada.

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  10. Stockholm Water Week 2011 has started

    Satoko Kishimoto
    21 August 2011
    Article

    World Water Week took place in Stockholm this year. Water activists again participated in sessions to ensure that critical voices were heard. Satoko Kishimoto writes about her experiences.

  11. Fighting corruption with the Water TAP plus A

    Satoko Kishimoto
    23 August 2011
    Article

    Using research, workshops and local user's committies to help tackle corruption in the governance of private and public utilities - a case study from Kenya.

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  13. 10 Rousing Struggles for Public Water

    Lavinia Steinfort, Satoko Kishimoto, Denis Burke
    22 March 2017
    Article

    While water privatisation continues to be imposed throughout the world, particularly in the Global South, more and more communities are demanding public management of water and wastewater services and forcing out private actors. On World Water Day we bring you 10 inspiring stories of communities and cities working to reclaim control over this essential resource.

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    Global water rights activists campaign against privatisation

    Papri Sri Raman
    25 April 2007
    In the media
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    Outcomes of Madrid Reclaiming Public Water seminar

    18 November 2005
    Article

    The seminar participants decided to launch the ‘Reclaiming Public Water’ network in order to strengthen the international voice of those promoting improved public water.

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    Is the Water Privatization Trend Ending?

    Julio Godoy
    30 June 2008
    In the media
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    Water flowing back into public hands

    Julio Godoy
    23 June 2008
    In the media
  19. Indonesian Supreme Court Terminates Water Privatization

    Satoko Kishimoto
    17 October 2017
    Opinion

    The Indonesian Supreme Court ordered termination of water privatization  and restoration of public management to ensure human right to water. We stay vigilant for transparent and accountable transition.

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    The struggle for water in China

    10 March 2010
    Multi-media

    Ge Yun outlines the struggle for water in China and the challenges being confronted there.

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