The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water

Speaker(s): Maude Barlow
Date: February 23, 2012 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Lagerquist Hall, Mary Baker Russel Music Center, Pacific Lutheran University


The Inaugural PLU Norwegian-American Annual Lecture

20120223-maude-barlowKeynote Address by Maude Barlow, national chairperson of the Council of Canadians, and chair of the Washington-based Food and Water Watch.

The world is running out of available water supplies and the potential for conflict will be severe. Barlow will set out the nature and cause of the crisis and offer a three part solution to a water secure world.