maude barlow

Jun 18, 2015

The myth of abundance

Canadian governments act as if fresh water will never run out. Maude Barlow calls this belief the myth of abundance. She details the threats facing our water supply in her new report, "Blue Betrayal."
May 19, 2015

Maude Barlow: Fall 2015 will be a watershed election

Maude Barlow believes Stephen Harper will be gone after the next election, as long as people mobilize to vote him out. She tells a Vancouver audience why the Conservatives have to go.
Jul 30, 2014

Canadian convoy delivers water, solidarity to Detroit

Emma Lui
Detroit has drawn international attention in recent weeks for cutting off water to low-income residents. The Council of Canadians led a convoy to shed light and show solidarity with those affected.
Mar 30, 2014

Maude Barlow on the future of the world's water

A recent UN report says the energy sector has great political clout but water lacks any influence. It's this lack of influence that Maude Barlow has been fighting to address for more than a decade.
Nov 8, 2013
Maude in Yellowknife

Maude Barlow in Yellowknife NWT (audio & video)

George Lessard
Please join the Council of Canadians’ NWT Chapter for a thought-provoking evening with Council of Canadians’ National Chairperson Maude Barlow, one of the world’s foremost experts on water.
Oct 20, 2013

Book: Blue Future

Maude Barlow is the national chairperson of the Council of Canadians. She was in Vancouver on October 10 to celebrate the launch of the final installment in her trilogy on water, Blue Future.
Oct 2, 2013
Image: flickr/nondoctor

Protecting water for people and the planet

rabble staff
In her new book, Blue Future, Maude Barlow calls for a new water ethic that places water and its protection at the centre of all policy and practice if the planet and we are to survive.


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