Blue Winnipeg 2009 - For the Record

Private for-profit companies are gaining more control of depleting drinking water and waste water services.

Follow National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, Maude Barlow, with Winnipeg City Councillor Jenny Gerbasi, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives research associate, Lynne Fernandez, along with concerned citizens through activities and presentations against the Winnipeg city council’s plans to partner with a multinational water and waste water management corporation.

Presentation includes:

  • Councillor’s Perspective by Jenny Gerbasi - Winnipeg Councillor

  • The Thin Edge of The Wedge, Corporatization and Strategic Partners, a presentation by Political Economist, Lynne Fernandez from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives

  • Countering the Threat to Public Water by Maude Barlow, Internationally renowned author, activist and Senior Advisor on Water to the President of the United Nations General Assembly

  • Update Statement by Michael Welch - Council of Canadians, Manitoba Chapter Rally at Winnipeg City Hall, July 21, 09

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90 minutes
DVD Video, NTSC, All Region
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