Daily Archives: April 5, 2019

GRITtv: Bolivia’s Struggle for Water

The Laura Flanders Show
Published on Jun 9, 2010

In Bolivia, it is estimated that over 1/3 of the population faces a daily struggle to get enough water. The country now recognizes water as a basic human right, and has struggled in the past with multinational corporations attempting to make a profit off the people’s needs. Tami Woronoff and Jennifer Utz were in Bolivia recently and filed this report on the ongoing fight for water.

Water war in cochabamba bolivia and future scenarios (from Blue Gold: World Water Wars)

bavajose
Published on Jun 13, 2013

A fragment of this great documentary on the available 3% freshwater worldwide and all problems associated with the use and abuse connected to this resource. This part shows what happened in Cochabamba, Bolivia, when the government gave up the water resources to a corporation who tried to force people to pay 33% of their salary just for access to drinking water

Leasing the rain pt. 2 from PBS frontline

socialdrv
Published on Mar 23, 2015

water wars in Bolivia

Water Rising – Full Documentary

waterrisingfilm
Published on Feb 4, 2015

Hope and change in Bolivia in an era of water privatisation.

Water Rising is a feature length documentary about family, community, hope and change in Bolivia during an era of water privatisation.

Filmed entirely in Bolivia, the film shares intimate portraits of people living in a ramshackle city where, despite an abundance of freshwater, they struggle for the right to access clean, safe and affordable water.

https://www.facebook.com/WaterRising

50 Minutes (Ireland)
Spanish with English subtitles
A Documentary Film by Muireann de Barra & Aisling Crudden
Edited by Fernando de Juan
Music by Gareth Averill
Camera Operator: Aisling Crudden

Hope and change in Bolivia in an era of water privatisation.

Water Rising is a feature length documentary about family, community, hope and change in Bolivia during an era of water privatisation.

Filmed entirely in Bolivia, the film shares intimate portraits of people living in a ramshackle city where, despite an abundance of freshwater, they struggle for the right to access clean, safe and affordable water.

https://www.facebook.com/WaterRising

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LAR8eVqwUpw

Water, The World Water Crisis

The Future of Water: Mark Owen at TEDxOSU

How Dairy Farmers Take Care of the Environment – Do You Know What It Takes?