Maude Barlow

Barlow is a founding member of the International Forum on Globalization, a network of individuals and groups from around the world advocating for democratic control of the global economy and has served as the national volunteer chairperson for The Council of Canadians, a non-profit, non-partisan public interest organization supported by 100,000 members. She is the Former UN Senior Advisor on Water. Her most recent books include: Blue Future: Protecting Water for People and the Planet Forever, Boiling Point: Government Neglect, Corporate Abuse, and Canada’s Water Crisis, and Whose Water is it Anyway? Taking water protection into public hands.

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The Paralysis From Above: COP26 and Beyond for the Developing World

Event Webinar | Dec 1, 2021

For several weeks, representatives of governments across the globe gathered in Glasgow to discuss plans for climate mitigation and adaptation. But the meetings were dominated by representatives of the world’s most advanced economies, often to the detriment of the places where the majority of the world’s population lives: the developing world.