Flokkur Archives: Heimurinn vatnsréttindi

Þúsundir mótmælagöngu í höfuðborginni Ekvador fyrir "Water, Lífið, og virðingu fólks "

Quito, Ecuador — Over 25,000 people flooded Quito, Ecuador’s capital, on March 22 in the culmination of a two week march that began in the country’s Southern Amazon region and spanned roughly 700 kilometres. The march, translated from Spanish toHalda áfram að lesa

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Næstu vatn stríð

Will the St. Lawrence River end up paying the price for Americansthirst for water? Canada will come under increasing pressure to sell water to the U.S., with potentially serious environmental consequences, said McGill experts at a recent Macdonald CampusHalda áfram að lesa

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Aðalfundur lýsir aðgang að hreinu vatni og hreinlæti er mannréttindi

28 Júlí 2010 – Safe and clean drinking water and sanitation is a human right essential to the full enjoyment of life and all other human rights, Allsherjarþingið lýst í dag, voicing djúpt áhyggjum af því að nánast 900 million peopleHalda áfram að lesa

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‘Björt’ Vatnsauðlindir lordi Undir Afríku, af Matt McGrath á BBC News

Scientists say the notoriously dry continent of Africa is sitting on a vast reservoir of groundwater. {Og} the total volume of water in aquifers underground is 100 times the amount found on the surface. Halda áfram að lesa meira hér…. 

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Fjórar dollara fyrir lítra af vatni? Draumurinn um Monsanto og önnur Corporations vilja einkavæða vatn

Four dollars for a gallon of gas is ridiculous enough, but $4 for a gallon of water could someday became a reality, that is if oil tycoons like T. Boone Pickens and water bottling companies have their way. Privatization ofHalda áfram að lesa

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