分类存档: 世界水权

在厄瓜多尔首都数千抗议“水, 生活, 和人民的尊严“

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 to继续阅读

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即将到来的水战争

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 Campus继续阅读

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大会宣布,获得清洁水和卫生设施是人类的权利

28 七月 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 people继续阅读

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HugeWater Resources Exist Under Africa, 马特·麦格拉思BBC新闻

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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四美元一加仑的水? 孟山都和其他公司的梦想,希望私有化的水

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 of继续阅读

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