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  1. World Water Day Statement 2015

    23 မတ်လ 2015
    Article
    We commemorate World Water Day 2015 by celebrating the struggles and victories of the global water justice movements. These achievements are a testament to the strength of our ties of solidarity and the resolve of communities to protect watersheds and maintain control over water services.
  2. Remunicipalisation Tracker

    16 စက်တင်ဘာလ 2014
    Article

    The Remunicipalisation Tracker documents more than 45 showcases of cities, regions and countries that have rolled back privatisation and embarked on securing public water for all that need it.

  3. Remunicipalisation in Berlin after the buy-back

    Philipp Terhorst
    23 ဇွန်လ 2014
    Article

    The largest Public-Private Partnership in water sector in Germany ended in 2013 after the longstanding social mobilisation. Remunicipalisation cost a high price for the city of Berlin though. Berliners have striven for new challenges.

  4. The Costa Rican Electricity Institute (ICE): An exceptional public enterprise in an atypical social democracy

    11 ဇူလိုင်လ 2013
    Article

    Despite immense pressure by corporations that have sought to undermine it, Costa Rica's public energy and telecommunications company stands out as a model in terms of its coverage, efficiency, social inclusion and environmental sustainability.

  5. Web-based course on Alternatives to Privatisation

    08 သြဂုတ်လ 2012
    Article

    The Transnational Institute (TNI), in cooperation with the Municipal Services Project (MSP) and the Latin American Programme for Distance Education in Social Sciences (PLED) is offering a free web-based course on Alternatives to Privatisation: Non-Commercial Public Services Options in the Global South. The course will begin on 8 October 2012 and will comprise a series of eight weekly sessions.

  6. The politics of achieving the Right to Water

    Susan George, aleksej, Mthandeki Nhlapo, Peter Waldorff
    28 ဧပြီလ 2011
    Article

    Privatisation offers nothing to the 43 percent of Africans in cities who have no access to water. On World Water Day 2011, experts met in Cape Town to share experiences of successful public-public partnerships for equal public access.

  7. Open letter to UN-HABITAT Executive Director, Joan Clos, on UN funding for water justice

    Satoko Kishimoto, aleksej
    11 ဧပြီလ 2011
    Article

    Recent plans to cut funds for the UN's water related work - meaning support for water operator partnership (WOP) alliances would be lost - is a major threat to the great progress which has already been achieved and threatens to undermine the provision of universal access to clean public water.

  8. UN World Water Day 2011: Reclaiming public water for our cities

    aleksej
    21 မတ်လ 2011
    Article

    TNI's Water Justice programme is marking this year's UN World Water Day in Cape Town at the GWOPA (Global Water Operator partnerships Alliance) Congress, in the continuing struggle to reclaim public water.

  9. Voices from the World Social Forum

    Susan George
    08 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2011
    Article

    Although initiated as a counter-forum to Davos, the World Social Forum has evolved beyond it now, focusing on the root causes of problems facing humanity and developing real alternatives as solutions.

  10. Ed Miliband needs trade unions

    Hilary Wainwright
    20 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2010
    Article

    To create real political change, the new Labour leader must look beyond his party to the unions that helped him win power.

  11. The resistible rise of corporate power

    Hilary Wainwright
    20 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2010
    Article

    The massive concentration and growth of corporate power poses a major threat to what remains of public services, highlighting the ever-deepening crisis of democracy, and the urgent need for people to reclaim the state.

  12. Is the water privatisation tide finally turning?

    21 စက်တင်ဘာလ 2010
    Article

    The EU's announced fund of 40 million Euros to support “non-profit partnerships” of water and sanitation utilities in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific is the latest evidence that the corporate push for water privatisation has been forced on to the back foot.

  13. Social efficiency: reforming public services in 21st Century

    Hilary Wainwright
    28 ဇူလိုင်လ 2010
    Article

    The ideological reasoning behind UK government policies is that the market is the only way to make public services 'efficient'. Isn't it time we talked about social efficiency, maximising public benefit rather than maximising profit?

  14. UK election: No political parties offered "big ideas to match the depth of crises”

    Hilary Wainwright
    14 မေလ 2010

    What we saw in the UK election campaign and the recent coalition deal is the level of opportunism amongst the political parties, and the real absence of politics and ideas on how to deal with major crises in the economy, over climate change and of our political institutions.

  15. Venezuela's CANTV: What should a 21st century "socialist” telecommunications company look like?

    04 မတ်လ 2010

    Venezuela's revolution has often been tied to the slogan “Socialism in the 21st Century.” What might that might mean concretely in changes under way in the renationalised state telecommunications company, CANTV?

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    What are the promising new models of democratic participation?

    Hilary Wainwright
    05 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2010

    The institutions that are supposed to reproduce daily life are incapable of acting on behalf of the people any more, so we need to produce our own institutional alternatives based on micro-experiments and universal values.

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    Key to economic recovery lies in unlocking workers' creativity

    Hilary Wainwright
    05 မေလ 2009
    Article
    The future of our public services will be as central to the next election as the future of the economy. The experience of Newcastle City Council shows that most political party leaders are wrong when they believe the solution lies in further competition and outsourcing.
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    New Politics News

    05 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2009
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    News from the New Politics programme (last updated in February 2009).

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    Water Justice activities

    aleksej
    08 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2007
    Article

    Water Justice activities

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    Why Participatory Democracy Matters - And Movements Matter to Participatory Democracy

    Hilary Wainwright
    01 ဇွန်လ 2005
    Article

    If participatory democracy spreads, the institutions of representative government may lose some power to the new participatory sphere.