Wed, 11/19/2008 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Maude Barlow on Peak Water, (a lecture)
Maude Barlow is the National Chairperson of The Council of Canadians, Canada's largest public advocacy organization, and the co-founder of the Blue Planet Project, working internationally for the right to water. She is the recipient of the Right Livelihood Award, the alternative Nobel Prize and the Citation for Lifetime Achievement, Canada's highest environmental award. She is the first Senior Advisor on water issues for the United Nations. Author of many books, her latest is "Blue Covenant: The Global Water Crisis."