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Advocating for access to clean water as a human right

1 July 2010

In an effort to strengthen the effectiveness on its work on water UNANIMA International is partnering with the Blue Planet Project and the Council of Canadians to encourage the UN General Assembly to pass a United Nations Resolution acknowledging that access to clean water is a human right.  We were able to spearhead the submission […]

Advocating for Climate Justice in Bonn, Germany (June and August)

1 July 2010

Program Coordinator Jessica Chen represented UNANIMA International at the continued negotiations for at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in early June in Bonn.  She will return in August for the next session of negotiations there.  As she reported, “There was not a single mention of water in the negotiations.” While UNANIMA International […]

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Our Campaign: STOP THE DEMAND

1 July 2010

The UNANIMA International youth workshop is almost a month past and Jessica and Catherine are working to leverage the interest and enthusiasm generated by the session into a more permanent global youth movement. We have contacted two young persons from each region covered by the workshop to ask them to serve as regional consultants to help build such a movement.

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Water Brochure in French

1 July 2010

Thanks to volunteer translator Leonore Haskell, the UNANIMA International water brochure is now available in French.