Why we need an international water convention
Water needs the protection of international law. One of the central demands of Alliance Sud is that a water convention binding under international law should be worked out.
In this way it champions a forward-looking water policy that is based on the human right to water, recognises water as a common good of mankind, safeguards the basis of life for future generations and creates equitable distribution.
"Why we need an international water convention" (pdf, 70 kB)