WaterChallenge Corporate Control of Water

Girls collecting water in Ghana

Water is the basis for life.

Yet, one in four people worldwide don't have enough safe drinking water, while corporations exploit this global crisis to drive public water into private hands. We advance and protect the human right to water, challenging the abuse of global water profiteers. Learn More

One in four don't have enough safe drinking water.

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Defending the human right to water in Lagos

We stalled the World Bank’s private water plans in Lagos, ensuring the people of Lagos are able to make their voices heard.


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Shayda Edwards Naficy
Around the globe, one in four people does not have enough safe water to drink. Girls can’t go to school because they spend their days fetching water. Children are dying from waterborne illnesses.
John Stewart
Thanks to the rapid response of people across Massachusetts, we helped defeat dangerous pro-water privatization policies in the state legislature: not once, but twice!
Lauren DeRusha
The Water Affordability, Transparency, Equity, and Reliability (WATER) Act will provide billions of dollars annually to modernize U.S. water infrastructure. Importantly, it will ensure that the funding goes to publicly owned water systems. And it will be funded by closing a tax loophole on offshore corporate profits.


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