Council of Canadians chairperson Maude Barlow has just finished speaking on the connections between water and climate change to several hundred people gathered at the Auditorio de Cultura at the Universidad del Valle.

This is part of the Peoples World Conference on Climate Change in Cochabamba, Bolivia.

This evening’s forum, brought together by the Water Justice Movement, is titled ‘Vinculo entre el Agua y el Cambio Climatico – Explorando la Justicia del Agua como una verdadera solucion para el Cambio Climatico’.

Watch the video of Maude Barlow’s 11-minute address to this forum at

Brent Patterson, Director of Campaigns and Communications, Council of Canadians



brentprofile11-1 (1)

Brent Patterson

Brent Patterson is a political activist, writer and the executive director of Peace Brigades International-Canada. He lives in Ottawa on the traditional, unceded and unsurrendered territories of the Algonquin...