Karen Bakker, Neoliberalizing Nature? Market Environmentalism in Water Supply in England and Wales, Forum on Privatisation and the Public Domain, 2005.
Karen Bakker, Water: commons or commodity? The Forum of Privatisation and the Public Domain, 2003.
Maude Barlow, Our Water Commons – Toward a new fresh water narrative, Council of Canadians, 2008.
Maude Barlow & Tony Clarke, Who Owns Water? The Nation, 2002.
Grusky, Sara & Maj Fiil-Flynn, Will the World Bank Back Down? Water Privatization in a Climate of Global Protest 2004, Public Citizen, 2004.
Friends of the Earth, Privatization: Nature for Sale; The Impacts of Privatizing Water and Biodiversity, Friends of the Earth, 2005.
David Hall & Emanuele, Lobina, Water as a Public Service, PSIRU, 2006.
Erik Swyngedouw, Privatising H20: Turning Local Waters into Global Money, Austrian Journal of Development, 2003.
Eric Swyngedou, RE-TOOLING THE WASHINGTON CONSENSUS: The contradictions of urbanising H2O under neo-liberalism
The Centre For Civil Society South Africa, 2008
Bill Marsden, Cholera and the Age of the Water Barons
The Water Barons - The Center For Public Integrity, 2003
Daniel Politi, Privatizing Water: What the European Commission Doesn't Want You to Know,
The Water Barons - The Center For Public Integrity
Kyle Mitchell and Tommy Kane, Money in the Water
The Scottish Left Review, 2008
Kyle Mitchell and Tommy Kane, Governance of Water,
Pratap Ravindran, Water privatisation — Reaching epidemic proportions
Hindu Business Line
Prof. Christine Cooper, Dr. William Dinan, Tommy Kane, Prof. David Miller and Shona Russell, Scottish Water The drift to privatisation and how democratisation could improve efficiency and lower costs
Public Interest Research Network, Scotland
Naran Prasad, Water and sanitation privatisation: do poor people benefit?
ID21 Urban Development
Shona Russell and Tommy Kane, Is Anything Public Anymore?, The Scottish Left Review May/June 2007
Right to Water
Launched by the Blue Planet Project, this is an excellent website with an extensive list of water resources.
Blue Planet Project
A global initiative working with partners around the world to achieve the goal of water justice.
Council of Canadians
Canada’s largest citizen’s organisation which promotes progressive policies in their numerous campaigns including, water, health care, trade, energy, food and peace amongst others.
On the Commons
A network of citizens and organisations that champions the cause of the commons on many fronts.
A research project funded by the European Commission and carried out by various research Partners including PSIRU
Waterjustice.org is focused on alternatives to water privatisation and how to finance public water, it is a virtual resource centre and meeting place for exchanging experiences, debate and strategies.
European Federation of Public Sector Unions (EPSU)
EPSU represents Europe’s water and sewerage workers in both public and private companies
The natural resources Water Page of id21 is a research reporting service, bringing you UK-sourced research on developing countries.
UN Waterwiki with various resources and used as a knowledge "map" and on-line collaboration platform for Water Practitioners Worldwide
A web portal offering news and information about water today
A website, managed by the Foundation For Water Research, providing information relating to the Water Framework Directive.
A website dedicated to monitoring the activities of the International Financial Institutions.
Bretton Woods Project
Critical Voices on the World Bank and IMF
An Inter-Disciplinary Journal on Water, Politics and Development
Law, Justice and Social Development
Barlow, Maude (2007), ‘Blue Covenant: The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water’, Toronto: McClelland & Stewart Ltd.
Barlow, Maude, & Clarke, Tony, (2002), ‘Blue Gold: The Battle Against Corporate Theft of the World’s Water’, Toronto: Stoddart Publishing Co. Limited.
Black, Maggie, (2004), ‘The No-nonsense Guide to Water’, Toronto: New Internationalist Publications.
Clarke, Tony, (2005), ‘Inside the Bottle: An Expose of the Bottled Water Industry’, Ottawa: Polaris Institute.
Hoedman, O, (et al) (2005), 'Reclaiming Public Water, Achievements, struggles and visions from around the world' Transnational Institute, Corporate European Observatory
Holland, Sjolander, Ann-Christin, (2005), ‘The Water Business: Corporations Versus People’, Black Point: Fernwood Publishing.
Petrella, Ricardo, (2001) 'The Water Manifesto', Arguments for a World Water Contract', London: Zed Books.
Shiva, Vandana (2002), ‘Water Wars: Privatization, Pollution, Profit’, Cambridge Massachusetts: South End Press.
Urs,Kshithij and Whittell, Richard (2009) 'Resisting Reform? — Water Profits and Democracy', Sage Publications, India
Book/Film and Article Reviews
Kane, T, and Mitchell, K, Review of 'Blue Gold: World Water Wars' Scottish Left Review