UN Rights Human Water


Endnotes:

1. In Historic Vote, UN Declares Water a Fundamental Human Right - Democracy Now! - 29th July 2010
http://www.democracynow.org/2010/7/29/in_historic_vote_un_declares_access

2. United Nations General Assembly, Sixty-fourth session, Agenda item 48 - 26th July 2010
http://www.unesco.org/water/wwap/news/archives/UNDecWaterHR_EN.pdf

3. General Assembly Adopts Resolution Recognizing Access to Clean Water, Sanitation - 28 July 2010
http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2010/ga10967.doc.htm

4. Historic recognition of Human Right to Safe Drinking Water & Sanitation at UN by Green Cross International - 28th July 2010
http://www.gci.ch/zh/communication/news/news-of-green-cross-international/33-news/659-historic-recognition-of-human-right-to-safe-drinking-water-a-sanitation-at-un

5. Join the Global Week of Action for the Human Right to Water and Sanitation by Anil Naidoo - no date given
http://www.blueplanetproject.net/RightToWater/7days-points.html

6. Statement of the UK government at the UN General Assembly meeting. Received via email from Nicola Freedman, Foreign Commonwealth Office, received 6th August 2010

7. UN expert welcomes recognition as a human right of access to sake and clean drinking water and sanitation - 30th July 2010
http://www.ohchr.org/en/NewsEvents/Pages/DisplayNews.aspx?NewsID=10240&LangID=E

8. Ibidem

9. General Assembly Adopts Resolution Recognizing Access to Clean Water, Sanitation

10. Ibidem

11. Water as Human Right Threatens to Split World Body by Thalif Deen - 5th August 2010
http://ipsnews.net/news.asp?idnews=52173

12. Canada's water supply not threatened by UN water rights vote: Activist by Bradley Bouzane - 28th July 2010
http://www.canada.com/health/declares+water+sanitation+human_rights/3332789/story.html

13. Wikipedia - 2000 Cochabamba protests
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2000_Cochabamba_protests

14. UN water-as-human-right bid puts onus on rich countries by Steven Edwards - 27th June 2010
http://www.canada.com/business/water+human+right+puts+onus+rich+countries/3208835/story.html

15. Email from Emily Summers, Foreign Commonwealth Office, received 3rd September 2010

16. United Nations General Assembly, Sixty-fourth session, Agenda item 48

17. UN declares access to clean water a human right by AFP - 29th July 2010
http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/un-declares-access-to-clean-water-a-human-right-2038509.html

18. Access to clean water is 'human right', says UN by Edith Lederer - 30th July 2010
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/access-to-clean-water-is-human-right-says-u-2039083.html

19. Clean water voted a basic human right by UN by Joel Taylor - 29th July 2010
http://www.metro.co.uk/news/836588-clean-water-voted-a-basic-human-right-by-un

20. UN: Clean water is 'a basic right' - Morning Star - 29th July 2010
http://www.morningstaronline.co.uk/index.php/news/content/view/full/93431

21. Access to clean water is most violated human right by Maude Barlow - 21st July 2010
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/cif-green/2010/jul/21/access-clean-water-human-right

22. Water Affordability in England and Wales, A report prepared for CCWater by Dr. Carolyn Snell and Professor Jonathan Bradshaw - Revised 26th March 2009
http://www.ccwater.org.uk/upload/doc/CC_Water_final_report_1_Apr_2009_FINAL.doc

23. Counterpoint: Water is the wrong right by Jacob Mchangama - no date given (possibly 5th August 2010)
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/opinions/counterpoint-water-is-the-wrong-right/article1661785/

24. The UK Water Services Regulation Authority, OFWAT, report - 'Beyond limits. How should prices for monopoly water and sewerage services be controlled? - 2010
http://www.ofwat.gov.uk/publications/focusreports/prs_inf_pricelimits.pdf

25. Ibidem

26. Canada's water supply not threatened by UN water rights vote: Activist by Bradley Bouzane

27. United Nations General Assembly, Sixty-fourth session, Agenda item 48

28. General Assembly Adopts Resolution Recognizing Access to Clean Water, Sanitation

29. First Nations call for action on water as a human right - 29th July 2010
http://www.turtleisland.org/discussion/viewtopic.php?p=11780#p11780

30. Ibidem

31. In Historic Vote, UN Declares Water a Fundamental Human Right - Democracy Now!