PROGRAM

8th. WORLD WATER FORUM

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AGENDA

8º FÓRUM MUNDIAL DA ÁGUA

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Stories of success or failure considering minorities and indigenous considering their access and rights to water

Thursday - 11:00 - 12:30

THEME

People

ROOM

Room 18

DESCRIPTION

[OS-CF-1] To what extend do Indigenous peoples and ethnic minorities suffer disproportionally from economic, social and political marginalization and human rights violations, including poor access to water and sanitation services? This session will analyze some stories of failure and of success considering minorities and indigenous rights connected to water.

 

Citizen's Forum Process Commission
citizens@worldwaterforum8.org

 

PROGRAM

 

2:30 pm

 

Coord.:

Prof. Henyo Barreto, University of Brasília, Brazil

 

Moderator:

Mona Polacca, Indigenous World Forum on Water & Peace, USA 

 

Austin G Nunez+A1:K177, Chairman, San Xavier District, Tohono O’odham Nation, Tucson, Arizona USA  Chairman of the Wa:k – San Xavier District of the Tohono O’odham Nation.

 

Vanderlei Kaigang, Kaigank Leadership, Brasil - (Hydroelectric Dams)  Case of limitations on artisanal fishing and the relationship with the Tibagy river due to the impact caused by the Mauá Hydroelectric Power Plant.

 

KANSAI BRHAMA, Criminal Justice Fellowship. India.

TE Urutahi Waikerepuru - Te Matahiapo Indigenous Research Organisation, New Zealand.