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The right to water and Europe. The European Parliament supports the demand of European citizens ICE

  8th September 2015 – The European Parliament approved with 363 yes, 96 no and 231 abstentions, a resolution proposed by the Irish MEP GUE, Lynn Boylan, inspired by the rejection of the outgoing Commission’s initiative of European citizenship supporting by 1.9 million citizens in 9 European countries, urged the European Commissionto establish in Europe […] Read More

THE AGENDA SGDS POST 2015 – HUMAN RIGHT TO WATER

  1st August 2015 – Obtained the reference to the human right to drinking water, related to the right to food in paragraph 7 of the preamble of the session “our vision”. This important result was achieved thanks to the action of “advocacy” campaign “Global Water Justice” supported by the CICMA.   Read more here […] Read More

Open Letter from the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation to all the United Nations Member States on the final draft of the Post- 2015 Development Goals

  24th July 2015 – Milan – To Prof. Leo Heller, Special Rapporteur on the right to safe drinking water and sanitation   Dear Prof. Heller,   I would like to thank you for the opportunity to meet Dr.sa Madoka Saji in Genève and in particularly for your timely initiative, your open letter calling the […] Read More

European Parliament committee supports the human right to water

  June, 25th 2015 Brussels – The Committee on the Environment of the European Parliament voted today on a report about the European Citizen’s Initiative (ECI) on the Human Right to Water and Sanitation, as a result of a campaign that gathered nearly two million signatures all across Europe. Members of the European Parliament confirmed […] Read More