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Blue covenant : the global water crisis and the coming battle for the right to water

Author: Maude Barlow
Publisher: New York : New Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In "Blue Gold," the authors exposed how a handful of corporations is gaining ownership and control of the Earths dwindling water supply. This follow-up describes a powerful response to this trend: the emergence of an international, grassroots-led movement to have water declared a basic human right.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maude Barlow
ISBN: 9781595581860 1595581863 9781595584533 1595584536
OCLC Number: 226144742
Notes: Includes index.
Description: pages cm
Contents: Where has all the water gone? --
Setting the stage for corporate control of water --
The water hunters move in --
The water warriors fight back --
The future of water.
Responsibility: Maude Barlow.

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In "Blue Gold," the authors exposed how a handful of corporations is gaining ownership and control of the Earths dwindling water supply. This follow-up describes a powerful response to this trend: the emergence of an international, grassroots-led movement to have water declared a basic human right.

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