The Resource Blue future : protecting water for people and the planet forever, Maude Barlow., (ebook)

Blue future : protecting water for people and the planet forever, Maude Barlow., (ebook)

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Blue future : protecting water for people and the planet forever
Title
Blue future
Title remainder
protecting water for people and the planet forever
Statement of responsibility
Maude Barlow.
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The United Nations has recognized access to water as a basic human right-but there is still much work to be done to stem this growing environmental crisis. In this book, water activist Maude Barlow draws on her extensive experience to lay out a set of key principles that show the way forward to what she calls a "water-secure and water-just world." Not only does she reveal the powerful players even now impeding the recognition of the human right to water, she argues that water must not become a commodity to be bought and sold on the open market. Focusing on solutions, she includes stories of struggle and resistance from marginalized communities, as well as government policies that work for both people and the planet. At a time when climate change has moved to the top of the national agenda and the stage is being set for unprecedented drought, mass starvation, and the migration of millions of refugees in search of water, Blue Future is an urgent call to preserve our most valuable resource for generations to come
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Barlow, Maude
Dewey number
333.91/116
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Water resources development
  • Water resources development
  • Water rights
  • Water-supply
  • Water-supply
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Blue future : protecting water for people and the planet forever, Maude Barlow., (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781595589484
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Publisher number
MWT12430094
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remote
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MWT12430094
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Blue future : protecting water for people and the planet forever, Maude Barlow., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781595589484
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12430094
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12430094
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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