Entries by Maude Barlow from 06/2012

Don't Award PepsiCo For Privatizing Water

| Posted 06.16.2012 | Canada Politics

As activists from around the globe are convening at the Rio +20 conference to protect our common resources from private interests, the Stockholm International Water Institute's decision to award PepsiCo for its water efficiency is a cruel irony. There are some resources that simply shouldn't be bottled, traded or sacrificed to the market, and that is especially true of water.