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Maude Barlow

Maude Barlow

Maude Barlow is the national chairperson of the Council of Canadians, chairperson of Food and Water Watch in the U.S., and co-founder of the Blue Planet Project, which is instrumental in the international community in working for the right to water for all people.

Articles by this author

 

Our Race Against the Clock to Affirm Water as a Human Right

On the ten year anniversary of the United Nations historic vote to recognize water as a basic human right, Barlow reflects on where we go from here.

Maude Barlow ·




Water Is a Right. So Why Are So Many without It?

It’s within the power of the world’s governments to fulfil the United Nations goal of water for all. It’s just a matter of priorities.

Maude Barlow ·



Stephen Harper’s Politics Put Canada To Shame

Voters on Monday shouldn’t be pulled in by ‘wedge issues’. Canada simply can’t afford to continue with the Conservatives’ commitment to carbon pollution

Naomi Klein ·


California's Drought: The Canary in the Coalmine?

'There is no place on earth that can be safe, secure or healthy in a world that is running out of water.'

Maude Barlow ·


Letting Corporations Sue Governments Protecting the Environment is No Way to Solve the Water Crisis

El Salvador fights to protect its water and people from ‘free trade’

Maude Barlow ·

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