Meera Karunananthan

The World Water Forum and the Resistance Against the Corporate Takeover of Water

The global water justice movement is perhaps one of the best examples of a social movement that grew out of local water struggles into a transnational network aimed at promoting strategies of solidarity and resistance to neoliberalism.  

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Access to Sanitation Reserved for the VIPs at World Water Forum

Yesterday, I picked up my media accreditation for the World Water Forum.  I now don't need to pay the exorbitant fee of 100 euros a day, which has kept so many of our comrades from having their voices heard at the international conference which is being promoted as open and democratic.

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