Sunday, May 19, 2019

Tag: Maude Barlow

The Problems We’re Not Solving By Banning Bottled Water

Earlier this year, researchers released a study examining the University of Vermont’s precedent-setting bottled water ban established in 2003. The results: an 8 per...

CUPE and Council of Canadians Fear CETA Will Privatize Systems: Report

Canada's already challenged public water systems are under threat from a broad free trade agreement being negotiated by Canada and the European Union (EU),...

A Competitive Water Market

With just about every good or service, including some essential services, people decide how much of it they want based on its cost. When...

World Water Day – March 22

World Water is happening this Sunday, March 22. Here's a sample of a few events happening to celebrate water and draw attention to water...

FCM to Vote: Phase Out Bottled Water?

The Council of Canadians is encouraging the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) to vote in favour of a resolution that would call for all...

Barlow Appointed Senior Water Advisor for UN

Maude Barlow, national chairperson of the Council of Canadians and founder of the Blue Planet Project, has been appointed as the first senior advisor...

Federal Water Quantity Report Made Available

The Council of Canadians and MiningWatch Canada have made public a report drafted by Environment Canada in December 2007 revealing that the agency had...

Workshop Focuses on “The Value of Water”

This month the Centre for Environment at the University of Toronto will host The Value of Water, a one-day workshop that will address address...

Remarkable Natural Filtration

After oxygen, water is our most important molecule — the source of all life on Earth and the key to all great civilizations. But...

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