Alternative World Water Forum

Statement by The National Union of Local and Regional Government Workers (STAL) Portuguese Court of Auditors uncovers profiteering in the water sector An investigation by the Court of Auditors has uncovered the true consequences of private management of the water sector: private companies pocket hefty profits whilst residents and local   Read More ...

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EU leaders are under fire for pressuring troubled eurozone governments to sell public water utilities as part of their bailout deals, with environmentalists and rights activists saying that privatisation will only feed public anger. Criticism of the bailout conditions set for Greece and Portugal by the European Commission, European Central   Read More ...

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