PROGRAM

8th. WORLD WATER FORUM

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AGENDA

8º FÓRUM MUNDIAL DA ÁGUA

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Public or private provision: barriers and challenges to realizing the human rights to water and sanitation.

Thursday - 14:30 - 18:00

THEME

Governance

ROOM

Room 18

DESCRIPTION

[OS-CF-13] The session will explore how can we ensure that the economic incentives of private or public entities are aligned with the social goals and interests. How can contracts be designed that effectively lay out the responsibilities of all parties and that can be object of accountability and social participation?

 

Citizen's Forum Process Commission citizens@worldwaterforum8.org

 

PROGRAM

 

11:00 am

Coord. and Moderator:

Leo Heller, Professor of the Federal University of Minas Gerais and UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation

 

Panelists:

• Mamadou Dia - President of Aquafed (International Federation of Private Water Operators), Senegal

• Catherine CALMET - Corporate Accountability, France

• Satoko Kishimoto – Transnational Institute (TNI), Japan / Belgium

• David Boys - Public Services International (PSI), Canada