Climate change

Nicaragua advocacy success: water law approved

After arduous advocacy work and lobbying, a law that will legalize hundreds of local water management committees supplying their communities with safe water and sanitation was approved by the Natio

UWASNET at the Climate Change Negotiations

While I was in Bonn for Water Day and the Climate Change negotiations, I ran into Isaac Kabongo the Executive Director of Ecological Christian Organisation (ECO) and a member of the Uganda Water an

Why attend the climate change negotiations?

I had a few moments today to speak with Dr.

Moving forward from Copenhagen. What next for water in climate change negotiations?

On Tuesday night, I set off from London on behalf Freshwater Action Network.

Water makes a splash at the Barcelona Climate Change negotiations

Prof Oweyegha Afunaduula testing the heat of a pot on a solar reflection cooker

On 3 November 2009, FAN took part in a 'Water Day', an event that took place alongside the Climate Change negotiations to build further support for a Copenhagen outcome that clearly

Stockholm World Water Week 2009

Ramisetty Murali at World Water Week.

FAN's involvement in Stockholm World Water Week was more effective and dynamic than ever this year.

The road to Copenhagen

FAN nominated a speaker to present the ‘perspective of southern civil society on water and climate change adaptation’ during one of a series of meetings and negotiations in Bonn leading up to COP-15.

FAN and the 16th session of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-16)

The CSD-16 took place in New York in May 2008.

FAN and the International Conference on Freshwater in Bonn

In December 2001, Germany hosted the International Conference on Freshwater in Bonn, also known as Dublin+10, to take stock of progress made on water issues and sustainable development and to prepa