30.11.2011 - Natural Sciences Sector

Publication "The right to water and water rights in a changing world" now out

The publication based on the colloquium on "The right to water and water rights in a changing world" has now been published! All speakers have written a chapter in this new and compelling publication on how to address global and climate change when dealing with water rights and the right to water.


  • The right to water and water rights in a changing world
    by Marguerite de Chaisemartin, Charlotte Herman and Michael van der Valk
  • Environmental protection and access to water: the challenges ahead
    by Laurence Boisson de Chazournes, Christina Leb and Mara Tignino
  • Climate change adaptation in Mozambique
    by Luís Artur and Dorothea Hilhorst
  • The current status of the human right to water
    by Joyeeta Gupta
  • Sharing water – A necessity for peace in a changing world
    by Greg Hobbs, Alison Flint and Christie Henke
  • What role can law play in safeguarding the right to water?
    by Bas ter Haar
  • "I drink your milkshake!": A short essay about water troubles and the promise of international law coming to the rescue
    by Juan M. Amaya-Castro
  • Can international law play a role in safeguarding the security of water supply in a changing world, and if so, how?: Concluding remarks
    by Marius Enthoven

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