Water

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Web documentary
2.7.2018

Watergrabbing

This special «Watergrabbing - a Story of Water», looks into the water-hoaring phenomenon. Every story explains a specific theme and shows the players involved.

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Online articles

Online article
2.7.2018

Gove lambasts water company chiefs

The Environment Secretary attacks water industry bosses' salaries and lack of investment.
Online article
15.6.2018

Africa land deals lead to water giveaway

Africa is heading for 'hydrological suicide' as land deals hand water resources to foreign companies, threatening environmental disaster
Online article
15.6.2018

'Ocean-grabbing' as serious a threat as ‘land-grabbing’ – UN food expert - Olivier De Schutter | United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food

Multimedia

Web documentary
2.7.2018

Watergrabbing

This special «Watergrabbing - a Story of Water», looks into the water-hoaring phenomenon. Every story explains a specific theme and shows the players involved.
Video
20.8.2014

Water. Food. Climate. Energy. What's the Solution?

How do you solve the world's greatest water, food, climate, and energy challenges? The integrative, or nexus, approach recognizes that these issues are interconnected and require collaboration from multiple sectors to address, and ultimately solve,...
Video
22.3.2013

Virtual Water

The video short is about virtual water and tries to visualize the amount of water used/wasted during the production process of different products. Mehr zum Thema: Website «Wasser-Fussabdruck»

Library

Book
30.5.2018

Wasser : Knappheit, Klimawandel, Welternährung / Dieter Gerten

«Jahrhundertdürre in Australien», «Die Flüsse trocknen aus», «Die Grundwasservorräte schwinden»: Eine Ära weltumspannender Wasserknappheit scheint angebrochen zu sein. Wasserkrisen gehören mittlerweile zu den grössten globalen Risiken für Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft, Zusammenhänge mit...
Electronic document
30.6.2015

Eau publique, eau d'avenir : l'expérience mondiale de la remunicipalisation / sous la dir. de Satoko Kishimoto, Emanuele Lobina et Olivier Petitjean ; publ. par le Transnational Institute (TNI)... [et al.]

"L’Observatoire des multinationales et six partenaires européens publient ce jour la version française d’un livre pionnier sur la remunicipalisation dans le monde : Eau publique, eau d’avenir. L’expérience mondiale de la remunicipalisation. Cet ouvrage unique en son genre associe des chercheurs,...
Article
2.12.2014

«Säen und Ernten» von Wasser im Andenhochland : Kampf gegen Folgen des Klimawandels / Alois Feusi<BR>

Mit dem Klimawandel ist die Bekämpfung des Wassermangels zum globalen Thema geworden. Ein Schweizer Entwicklungsprojekt in Peru greift auf eine traditionelle Methode zurück. Ein Augenschein im Süden des Andenstaats. [Lead]

Politics and general pages

Political article
20.3.2006

4th World Water Forum in Mexico

The Forum culminated in an appeal to governments, published by non-governmental organisations from four continents, Alliance Sud among them. Tthey called for concrete action to implement the right to water for all and to keep multinationals at bay.
Political article
10.4.2005

Nestlé's «Pure Life» in Pakistan

Drinking Water Crisis in Pakistan and the Issue of Bottled Water. A case study by Nils Rosemann, edited by the Swiss Alliance of Development Organisations and Actionaid Pakistan.

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