Alternative World Water Forum

This summary is an effort to capture the discussion of the session. However, not everything that was said might be reflected in the document. Many of the things said were proposals and are not necessarily wide agreements, commitments or consensus points. This should not be seen as a consensus document   Read More ...

Categories: Latest FAME News, Reports

(March 7, 2012) A week before the opening of the World Water Forum in Marseille, campaigners rejoice in the success of the Alternative event taking place in parallel during the corporate event. The European Coordination (see members below) of the Alternative World Water Forum (FAME) organised a Public hearing at   Read More ...

Categories: Related events

Alternatives for the European year of Water. The Alternative World Water Forum, March 2012 Marseille, France. 6th March 2012, 9H15-12H30, European Parliament, Room ASP 1 G 2. 8h45 – 9h15: Registration. 9h15 – 10h15: The Global geo-strategic importance of Water in the 21st century. The role of “Blue Gold” in   Read More ...

Categories: Related events

Brussels–Just 50 days before the World Water Forum and the Alternative World Water Forum take place in Marseille, France, the European Commission has announced formal anti-trust proceedings against French water companies Veolia, Suez and subsidiaries Lyonnaise des Eaux and SAUR. The Commission will examine whether companies have coordinated their behaviour   Read More ...

Categories: Global stories