This question was the main topic of a meeting in Naples, on 10-11th December, 2011. From different countries of Europe, many activists met and discussed about water policies of European governments, privatization and struggle against to water privatization. All participiants agreed that having a strong relationship is important to succeed in this struggle. [Read more...]
Thousands of protesters have poured into the streets of Tabriz and Urmia in Iran’s Azerbaijan region on Saturday to call on the Iranian government to save the dying Urmia Lake, one of the world’s largest salt water lakes. [Read more...]
As it is known, there is a civil war between Turkish government and Kurdish militants since 1984, on the Kurdish region of Turkey, in other word, in southeast of Turkey. Until now, Turkish governments have implied many “method” to overcome Kurdish movement. Killing and arresting Kurdish people, burning and destroying Kurdish villages and forbidding many things related Kurdish people are some those methods. However, they could not succeed and the clashes are still sustaining. [Read more...]
6. Alternative Water Forum that an alternative activity against to “6. Water Forum” will be held on 19-24th march, 2012, in Marsellias, France.
From around the world, many people who critisize the water privatisation policies will attend to FAME and share their ideas via some panels, seminars and workshops. [Read more...]
Cenesta, Alpin Club and Iran Watchers from Iran; Civil Development Organisation, Gayandn, WDTO, Green Kurdistan Organisation, Kurdish Save Children, and Kurdish Youth Organisation from Iraq; The Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive, Cilo Nature Association, Pasur Save Nature Platform, and Cizre Cultural Initiative from Turkey. [Read more...]