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The Politics of Water: From Israel and Palestine to Chelsea and Beyond

When: Thursday, April 3, 2014, 3:00 pm
Where: Chelsea Collaborative • 318 Broadway • Chelsea

Water is a fundamental human right but many communities face undrinkable water and chronic shortages. Meanwhile, corporations continue to develop water-related technologies and some are working to privatize water in order to profit from this basic necessity.

Join us for a panel discussion to discuss questions of privatization of water, human rights, justice and the role of the State of Massachusetts.
 
Panelists include: Shayda Naficy of Corporate Accountability International, Nidal al-Azraq of 1for3.org, Roseann Bongiovanni of Chelsea Collaborative, and Claire Gilbert of Grassroots International.
 
Co-sponsors: 1for3.org, Alliance for Water Justice, American Friends Service Committee, American Jews for a Just Peace, Boston Coalition for Palestinian Rights, Jewish Voice for Peace, Mass Global Action, Massachusetts Peace Action, United for Justice with Peace.
Host: The Chelsea Collaborative
 
Panel presented by: Grassroots International
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