22 Mar. 2023

UN 2023 Water Conference Side Event: Reclaiming Water for the Public Good

On the occasion of the UN 2023 Water Conference, join us for an Official Side Event to learn from different experiences from around the world about utilities public ownership, democratization of public services, and how water defenders continue the fight for economic, social, climate and ecological justice

Featuring: Anne Le Strat, former Executive of Eau De Paris and Paris Deputy Mayor (France), Miriam Planas, Engineering Without Borders (Spain), Marcela Olivera, Blue Planet Project (Bolivia), and Hannah Thomas, missionary for the Mount Zion Baptist Church and a long time North Bellport resident and community advocate of the Setalcott Nation.

Moderated by Professor Michael Menser, CUNY (USA)

When: Wednesday, March 22, 6:30-8:30 pm

Where: Martin E. Segal Theatre, CUNY Graduate Center (365 5th Avenue, First floor, New York, NY 10016)

Register here.

Capacity is limited. Entrance will be on a first come, first serve basis for those registered.

Please notice the guidelines for Building Entry. To enter the Graduate Center, visitors are required to show a government-issued photo ID to the security officers at the lobby’s front desk.

This panel is co-organized by the Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung New York Office and CUNY Earth and Environmental Sciences Department.