- un vote to recognise water as a human right
- On July 28 the United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly agreed to a resolution declaring the human right to "safe and clean drinking water and sanitation."
- Friends of the Earth Korea protest against four major rivers project
- Friends of the Earth Korea / KFEM have recently occupied a 6 metre high dam to show their opposition to the four major rivers development project.
- colombians call on government to honour water referendum
- More than 1000 Colombians demonstrated in the capital as part of international water week in order to reclaim water as a fundamental right.