Alternative World Water Forum

Disgusted with the authorities, hundreds of disgusted peasants including more than fifty kidney patients, came all the way from North Central Province of Sri Lanka to UN/FAO office in capital Colombo on 17th instant and demanded compensation for the damages done to the farmers, the farmland and the water resources.   Read More ...

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European coordination Via Campesina with other organizations, like FoEE and Attac Europe, is preparing the European Nyeleni Forum on Food Sovereignty at Krems, Austria, 16-21 August 2011. This forum is the attempt to repeat the Nyeleny food sovereignty forum, held in Mali 2007, here in Europe, and develop a clear   Read More ...

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Today, in Meknès in the center-north of Morocco, 7 inhabitants of Ben S’mim convened again at Court of Appeal for having refused, in 2007, the industrial exploitation of the water of their source. The court, after having heard the pleadings of their lawyers, put the judgment on ‘‘deliberation’‘. This judgment   Read More ...

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