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Tūkstošiem protesta Ekvadora kapitālā "Ūdens, Dzīve, un cieņu pret cilvēku "

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 toTurpināt lasījums

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Turpmākajos ūdens kari

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 CampusTurpināt lasījums

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Ģenerālā Asambleja pasludina pieeja un sanitāro iekārtu, ir cilvēka tiesības

28 Jūlijs 2010 – Safe and clean drinking water and sanitation is a human right essential to the full enjoyment of life and all other human rights, the General Assembly declared today, voicing deep concern that almost 900 million peopleTurpināt lasījums

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HugeWater Resources Exist Under Africa, by Matt McGrath of BBC News

Scientists say the notoriously dry continent of Africa is sitting on a vast reservoir of groundwater. {And} the total volume of water in aquifers underground is 100 times the amount found on the surface. Continue reading more here…. 

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Four dollars for a gallon of water? The dream of Monsanto and other corporations wanting to privatize water

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 ofTurpināt lasījums

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