Geneva expert meeting to examine right to water in times of crisis

Rethinking Bretton Woods | Mon, Mar 11, 2013


On March 12-13, 2013, Center of Concern staff Aldo Caliari attends the Experts’ Consultation on Sustainability and non-retrogression in the realization of the human rights to water and sanitation. The consultation, held at the UN in Geneva, is being convened by the Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, Ms. Catarina de Albuquerque. The link between sustainability and economic crisis response measures that threaten sustainability of water services will be in focus at the meeting.