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Right to Water with Right Livelihood and WaterCentre@KTH

With talks from Maude Barlow and Zahra Kalantari

Portrait of Maude Barlow
Maude Barlow

In belated honor of World Water Day, KTH Climate Action Centre invites everyone to partake in our event together with Right livelihood and WaterCentre@KTH! The event will be available both online and live at the Climate Action house, featuring talks from Maude Barlow and Zahra Kalantari on how access to water can be secured for all.

Time: Thu 2023-03-23 16.00 - 17.00

Location: KTH Climate Action Centre, Teknikringen 43

Language: English

Participating: Maude Barlow, Zahra Kalantari, Right Livelihood, WaterCentre@KTH

Maude Barlow was awarded the Right Livelihood award in 2005 for "exemplary and longstanding worldwide work for trade justice and the recognition of the fundamental human right to water." She will be calling in from the UN water conference in New York to talk about Blue Future, the urgent need to protect water for people and the planet.

Zahra Kalantari is the director of WaterCentre@KTH , as well as Associate Professor in Environmental and Engineering Geosciences for Sustainability in the Anthropocene and Docent in Physical Geography, and she will appear at the Climate Action house to give an introduction of the Water Centre and talk about their latest research.

Portrait of Zahra Kalantari
Zahra Kalantari

Take the opportunity to ask your burning questions about water security while at the event, and attend either online (open to all, link will be provided via e-mail) or in the centre for fika, coffee and mingle! Sign-up here: World Water Day Event, March 23