Alternative World Water Forum

Campaigners pan global water conference for allowing business access to senior government officials and raise concerns that delegates are watering down human rights commitments.

Diplomats, business leaders, and scientific experts are gathering in southern France this week for an international conference billed as a “platform for solutions” to the global water crisis, but denounced by critics for lacking legitimacy and promoting the interests of large transnational corporations.

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