Water access rights and entitlements

Legend
Cases

Environmental Conflicts about Water access rights and entitlements

800 MW CCGT Power Plant in Arrúbal, Spain

Acheloos River Diversion, Greece

Acid Mine Drainage, South Africa

Acueducto río Pance, Cali, Colombia

Addax Bioenergy bioethanol project in Makeni, Bombali District, Sierra Leone

Agua Rica - Andalgalá, Catamarca, Argentina

Alto Chicama, Peru

ALTO MAIPO Hydroelectric Project (PHAM), Chile

Amayapampa and Capasirca's masacre, Bolivia

Amravati Thermal Power Project, Maharashtra, India

Amritsar- Delhi-Kolkata Industrial Corridor, India

Angangueo community vs Grupo Mexico, Michoacan

Angostura dam, Chile

Antapite Huancavelica, Peru

Anti-fracking movement and Petrobras Shale Gas Exploration Field AC-T-8 – Vale do Juruá, Brazil

Anti-mining protests and controversies around the “Law with the Long Name”, Mongolia

Aoos River Diversion and Hydroelectric Projects, Greece

Areva Uranium mining in Imouraren, Niger

Artesanal mining in Esmeraldas, Ecuador

Artvin Cerattepe and Genya Mine, Turkey

Ashaninka people against dams, Peru

Ashiyan City project and land grabbing in wetlands, Bangladesh

Bafokeng Platinum mine, South Africa

Bajo la Alumbrera mine, Argentina

Bara thermal power plant, Allahabad, India

Basuro de Navarro, Cali, Colombia

Bauxite mining in Cockpit Country, Jamaica

Bellavista - Miramar (Costa Rica)

Bhakra Nangal Project, India

Biopalma against indigenous Tembé in the Amazon, Brazil

Black Sea Coastal Highway Project, Turkey

Bosques, agua y territorio en Cherán, Mexico

Bujagali hydropower project, Uganda

Calcatreu, Rio Negro, Argentina

Cananea mine, Mexico

Canariaco Norte - San Juan de Kanaris, Peru

Cañaverales, La Guajira, Colombia

Capulalpam de Mendez contra Natividad, Oaxaca

Caramanta, Antioquia, Colombia

Carmen de Andacollo - Andacollo Gold, Chile

Casablanca Water Privatization, Morocco

Caserones, Chile

Cementera en Los Haitises, República Dominicana

Cementos Progreso - San Juan Sacatepéquez, Guatemala

Cerro Blanco, Guatemala

Cerro Casale / Aldebaran, Chile

Cerro Colorado, Chile

Cerro Matoso, Colombia

Cerro Quema, Panama

Cerro San Pedro mine, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Cerro Verde - Arequipa, Peru

Chicomuselo contra Blackfire, Chiapas

Chinchaycocha, Junin, Peru

Christopher Columbus Landing Resort in Playuela, Puerto Rico

Chumbivilcas, Peru

Chunar Cement Factory in Mirzapur, UP, India

Coal Run neighborhood in Zanesville, Ohio, USA

Coal transport by Drummond in Bahia de Santa Marta, Colombia

Coca-Cola botteling Plant in Dehradun, India

Coca-Cola Bottling Plant in Mehdiganj, UP, India

Coca Cola plant and Groundwater Exploitation, India

Coca Cola plant in Jaipur, India

Coca Cola plant in Plachimada, Kerala, India

Coca Cola violates labour rights, Colombia

Cochabamba Water War, Bolivia

Cocula, Guerrero, Mexico

Colquijirca, El Brocal, Perú

Compañía minera Victoria, explotación de depósitos de hierro en la Comunidad Nueva Esperanza, Honduras

Comunidad Wayuu, Guajira, resistiendo la desviación del Arroyo Bruno por la empresa El Cerrejón, Colombia

Concesiones a CEMEX amenazan Parque Nacional Chagres, Panamá

Conflicto internacional sobre el Rio Lauca, Bolivia – Chile

Conflicto por la denominación de las Aguas del Silala, Potosí, Bolivia

Conga, Peru

Construcción de torres eléctricas en parques naturales Barbas Bremen y La Marcada, Colombia

Consulta Popular en Piedras, Tolima, Colombia

Contaminación de industria porcícola PRONACA en Tsáchilas, Ecuador

Contamination of the River Palo and Agroindustry in Puerto Tejada, Colombia

Copper mine Quellaveco on the Asana river, Peru

Cotui contra Pueblo Viejo/Barrick Gold, Dominican Republic

Creación del Área Reserva de Biosfera Visis Cabá, Chajul, Guatemala

Crucitas, Costa Rica

Cuajone-Toquepala, Ilo, Peru

Cultivo de espárragos en Ica, Perú

Curipamba Sur, Bolivar, Ecuador

Daimiel Natural Park and Agriculture, Spain

Dam in the Bergantes River, Teruel, Spain

Dams and embankments in the Ganga-Kosi floodplains, BR, India

Dams construction on the Narmada River, India

Decimation of Palestine’s fishing industry, Palestine

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, India

Desviación Río Ranchería, La Guajira, Colombia

Digby Island proposed Nexen Aurora LNG (fracked gas) export facility, BC, Canada

Dimna reservoir, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India

Dominga mine, Coquimbo, Chile

Doña Inés de Collahuasi, Chile

Drinking Water Supply and Agroindustry in Villagorgona, Colombia

DTZ OZGEO Gold Penhalonga, Zimbabwe

El Barzon vs. MagSilver (Cascabel), Chihuahua, Mexico

El Cerrejón mine, Colombia

El Quimbo hydroelectric project, Colombia

End Ecocde El Rio De Aguas, Paraje Natural Karst, Almeria, Spain

Exploracion de oro y otros minerales en Quindio, Colombia

Exploración petrolera en corredor PuertoVega-Teteyé, Colombia

Exploración y explotación petrolera en el Piedemonte Llanero, Colombia

Explotación petrolera en Casanare, Colombia

Explotación petrolera en el municipio de Acacias, Meta, Colombia

Extracción de Litio en el Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia

Extracción de materiales CEMEX in Payandé, Colombia

Extracción de materiales del río La Vieja, Colombia

Extracción de materiales en río Luisa, Colombia

Famatina Gold mining, Argentina

Findikli Pasalar Regulator and Hydroelectric Power Plant, Turkey

Fishery conflicts in the Ganga River, Bihar, India

Floricultura en la Sabana de Bogotá, Colombia

Fracking Araba - ENARA, Spain

Fracking in California, USA

Gabès Phosphate Fertilizers Plants of the Tunisian Chemical Group, Tunisia

Gandarela Mountain Range (Minas Gerais), against mining iron

General Alvear suspende proyecto de Exeter (Mendoza), Argentina

Gilgel Gibe III Dam, Ethiopia

Gitwilgyoots and Lelu Island (Lax U'u'la) vs proposed Petronas LNG export facility, Canada

Glencore in Tintaya copper mine in Espinar, Perú

Gold Fields' Cerro Corona gold mine, Peru

Grand Ethiopian Reinassance Dam, Ethiopia

Granting legal right to the River Ganga as a 'living entity', India

Grassy Narrows and Whitedog First Nations Mercury Poisoning, Ont., Canada

Guanajuato, presas contaminadas por minera Great Panther (El Rosario), Mexico

Gujarat groundwater depletion, India

Habitantes de Shaglli contra proyecto minero Shyri, Ecuador

Hatgyi Dam, Myanmar

Heilongian/Beidahuang in Rio Negro, Argentina

Hidroaysén hydroelectric project, Chile

Hidroeléctrica Changuinola I (CHAN-75), Bocas del Toro, Panamá

Hidroelectrica Hidrotambo, Ecuador

Hidroelectrica Miel I, Caldas, Colombia

Hidroeléctrica Palo Viejo, Guatemala

Hidroelectrica Paso de la Reyna, Mexico

Hidroeléctrica Sallca Pucará, Perú

Hidroeléctricas Renace y Oxec , empresa de Florentino Pérez, Guatemala

Hidroelectricas y violencia en San Mateo Ixtatán, Guatemala

Hidrosogamoso dam, Colombia

Hirakud Dam, Orissa, India

Hoa Binh Hydropower Dam, Vietnam

Hotamis Marshes, Turkey

Hul 1&2 small hydropower projects, HP, India

Hybrid rice in the Office du Niger, Mali

Hydraulic fracking, Egypt

Île à Vache, Haití

Illegal boreholes for strawberry farming in Doñana, Spain

Illegal Sand Mining in the Chakki riverbed, Himachal Pradesh, India

Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing in Sherbro river, Sierra Leone

Imider Silver Mine, Morocco

Indígenas kariña de la comunidad de Tascabaña afectados por la industria petrolera (PDVSA), Venezuela

Intag mining, Junin, Ecuador

Integrated Kashang Hydroelectricity Project, HP, India

Interoceanic Grand Canal project, Nicaragua

Inti Raymi contamina Rio Desaguadero in Oruro, Bolivia

Iron Mine on Simandou Mountain Range, Mine de Fer, Guinée

Istranca/Yildiz Mountains Mines and Quarries, Turkey

Ituango hidroelectrica, Colombia

Jalaur River Multi-Purpose Project (JRMPP) Phase II Dam, Iloilo, Philippines

Jispa Hydroelectricity Project, HP, India

Kajbar Dam hydropower scheme, Sudan

Kariba Dam, Zambia/Zimbabwe

Khandwa water service development and privatization, India

Kishanganga Hydro Electric Power Project (KHEP), India

Kocacay Delta, Turkey

Kumtor gold mine, Krygyzstan

La Boverie lime quarry affecting Tridaine water source, Belgium

Lack of Clean Water in Central Valley, CA, USA

Lago Lleu lleu, Chile

La Morada - Miski Mayo, Peru

La Parota Dam, Mexico

Large-scale coal mining and resettlements in Tete Province, Mozambique

Lauca (Parque Nacional) y Las Vicuñas (Reserva Nacional), Chile

La Vega I & II Hydroelectric projects, Nebaj, Guatemala

Libertad mining project, Chontales, Nicaragua

Loc Valley Cide hydroelectric power plant, Turkey

Loharinag Pala hydel power project, India

Loliondo land vs tourism conflict, Tanzania

Lomada de Leiva, Argentina

Lorena, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica

Los Pelambres, comunidad Los Caimanes, Chile

Los Pescados River hydroelectric project in Veracruz, Mexico

Los Pingos, Tulahuén, Chile

Los Pumas, Arica, Chile

Lower Omo Valley irrigated agriculture development, Ethiopia

Lower Suktel Irrigation Project, Orissa, India

Lucha por el agua de mujeres indígenas Mazahuas, Mexico

Maheshwar Dam - Narmada Valley, India

Mainland Mine Manakara, Madagascar

Malibya irrigated agricultural scheme in Segou, Mali

Mali water privatisation, Mali

Mallampet village and Peri-urban to Urban Water transfers, India

Manantial Espejo open cast mine, Argentina

Mandira Dam, Rourkela, Orissa, India

Manso dam, Brazil

Mapithel Dam, Manipur, India

Markala Sugar Project: SoSuMar/Illovo sugar refinery in Cercle de Segou, Mali

Marlin, Guatemala

Metan se opone a proyecto Leon, Argentina

Millennium Challenge Account irrigation projects, Mali

Mina de oro El Porvenir, Colombia

Mina San Cristobal en Potosi y reubicación de la comunidad, Bolivia

Minera San Rafael - El Valle - Dominican Republic

Minería de antimonio y tungsteno en San Ildefonso Ixtahuacán, Huehuetenango, Guatemala

Minería en Jardín, Antioquia, Colombia

Minería en Támesis, Colombia

Minería en Urrao, Colombia

Minería Ilegal Farallones de Cali, Colombia

Mining in Macizo Colombiano, and the death of Adelinda Gómez, Colombia

Mirador, Cordillera del Condor, Ecuador

Monocultivo de Palma de Aceite en Meta, Colombia

Monocultivos amenazan La laguna Matusagaratí, Darién, Panamá

Movimiento de los “13 pueblos” contra la Unidad Habitacional “La Ciénega”, Mexico

Mozambique Water Pollution from a dumpsite, Zimbabwe

Mustika Sembuluh, oil palm plantations in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia

Mutare City River Pollution, Zimbabwe

Native American´s Sioux against the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL), USA

Navidad, Chubut, Argentina

Ngöbe-Buglé against Mining (Panama)

Nibutani Dam on Ainu homeland, Japan

Nickel mine in Loma de Hierro, Venezuela

Ninu mine, Mendoza, Argentina

Nitrates pollution in Osona, Catalonia

Niyamgiri-Vedanta Bauxite Mining, India

No Fracking in the Guaraní Aquifer in Uruguay

Noor solar power complex, Morocco

No to privatization of water in New Orleans, USA

NSukala Sugar plantation and refinery in Cercle de Segou, Mali

Oil and coal Extraction in the Indigenous Motilon Bari Territory, Colombia

Oil exploitation in Campo del Libertador, Ecuador

Overfishing and illegal fishing in Casamance, Senegal

Oyu Tolgoi very large copper and gold mine, Rio Tinto, Mongolia

Pacific Rim at El Dorado mine, El Salvador

Pak Mun Hydropower Dam, Thailand

Pampa Colorada - Minera Escondida

Panantza - San Carlos, Ecuador

Papagayos, Mendoza, Argentina

Paramo de Guacheneque, Colombia

Paramo de Santurbán, Colombia

Paramo El Almorzadero, Colombia

Paramo Rabanal, Colombia

Paredones Amarillos/Mina Concordia/Los Cardones, México

PCB contamination from GM and impacts to the Mohawk tribe at Turtle Cove, USA

PDVSA y escasez de agua en la Faja Petrolífera del Orinoco, Venezuela

Petaquilla, Panama

Petroecuador guilty of environmental damage, Orellana, Ecuador

Pierina, Jangas, Perú

Pirquitas amenaza aguas de Jujuy, Argentina

Planta Hidrometalurgica de Coro coro, Bolivia

Playa Potrero, Costa Rica

Pollution of Ergene River and Basin, Turkey

Potasas del Llobregat in Catalonia, Spain

PPT case: Mekorot and water supply, Israel/Palestine

Presa de El Zapotillo, Jalisco, Mexico

Presa Las Cruces Nayarit, Mexico

Preservation of Livelihood of Sarikecili Nomads, Turkey

Privatisation of water in La Paz, Suez-Aguas del Illimani, Bolivia

Privatización del agua en Guadalajara, Mexico

Privatization of water in Tucuman province, Argentina

Protests and legal action against Fracking, Coahuila, Mexico

Proyecto Andacollo, Neuquen, Argentina

Proyecto Aratirí y mineria de hierro, Uruguay

Proyecto de presa en el río Cuira “Sistema Tuy IV” Venezuela

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Bonyic, Panamá

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Changuinola II, Bocas del Toro, Panamá

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico El Cimarrón, El Salvador

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico La Aurora, Honduras

Proyecto hidroeléctrico La Miel II, Colombia

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Los Encinos, Honduras

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Veracruz, Mexico

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Xalalá, Guatemala

Proyecto minero Achachucani, Challapata, Bolivia

Proyecto minero El Cofre y contaminación del río, Perú

Proyecto Minero El Escobal, Guatemala

Proyecto minero Huambo amenaza laguna Conococha, Perú

Proyecto minero Kimsa Orcco y oposición de comunidades de Ccarhuarazo de Tintay, Perú

Proyecto Minero Los Chocoyos en Sipakapa, Guatemala

Proyecto minero Santa Ana, Perú

Puesco-Momolluco complex and Tolten Watershed hydropower plans, Chile

Quebrada Blanca, Tarapaca, Chile

Quellaveco, Peru

Quillagua - Chuquicamata, Chile

Ralco HEP and Bio Bio Watershed hydro plans, Chile

Relaves mineros en el Río Pilcomayo, Bolivia

Relleno Sanitario Parque Industrial Santodomingo, Colombia

Remunicipalisation of Water service in Berlin, Germany

Renuka Dam Project, HP, India

Represa del Bajo Anchicayá, Colombia

Represa El Cercado en el río Ranchería, La Guajira, Colombia

Represa Santa Teresa II, Cusco, Perú

Reque - Explotación minera de La Granja y planta de lixiviación, Peru

Resistance to fracking in Chihuahua, Mexico

Resistencia de los Maya Mam contra proyectos de minería en Huehuetenango, Guatemala

Rihand Dam, UP, India

Rio Colorado - Potasio (Mendoza, Argentina)

Río Tunjuelo, Bogotá, Colombia

Riverside Park, Detroit MI, USA

Ronderos de Pulán contra minera la Zanja, Perú

Sagarmala ports initiative and SEZs, the case of Andhra Pradesh, India

Salar del Hombre Muerto - Litio (Argentina)

San Jorge amenaza Uspallata, Mendoza, Argentina

San Jose del Progreso, Oaxaca, Mexico

San Mateo de Huanchor, Perú

Santa Barbara, Honduras

Santa Cruz Barrillas dam and Hidralia, Guatemala

Sardinal, Costa Rica

Serlui-B Hydropower Project, Mizoram, India

Seyfe Lake Drought, Turkey

Sierra de la Ventana, Argentina

Sirindhorn Dam, Thailand

Sivens Dam on Tescou river, France

Smurfit-Kappa Carton de Colombia en Sevilla

Somkhele coal Mine by Tendele, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Soná, Panama

Son La Hydropower Dam, Vietnam

Subernarekha Multipurpose project (Kharkai Barrage), Gamharia in Seraikela-Kharsawan, India

Sugar cane, Cauca Valley, Colombia

Tabacundo canal water conflict, Ecuador.

Tarbela Dam, Pakistan

Tauramena, Casanare, Colombia

Ten hydropower plants on the River Ibar, Serbia

Thermal power plant Stanari, BiH

The violent death of Betty Cariño, Oaxaca, Mexico

Tia Maria, Peru

Titanium Mining in Thuan Nam district, Ninh Thuan province, Vietnam

Tokwe - Mukorsi dam, Zimbabwe

Tortum Bagbasi Hydroelectric Power Plant, Turkey

Toxic spill from mining company belonging to Grupo México, Sonora, Mexico

Trasvase de agua desde el Lago de Valencia, Venezuela

Trasvase río Guarinó, Colombia

Tres hidroelectricas y tres asesinatos de activistas en el Corredor Seco, Guatemala

Tres Valles, Coquimbo, Chile

Tuirial Hydro Power Project, Mizoram, India

Tuivai Hydro Electric Project, Mizoram, India

Uma Oya Multi-Purpose Development Project, Sri Lanka

UPM (Ex-Botnia), Uruguay

Vajont Dam disaster, Italy

Valle de Elqui - Teck, Pan Pacific

Valle de Siria , Honduras

Vertedero de residuos en Cayambe, Ecuador

Water and sanitation privatization in metropolitan Manila, Philippines

Water and Sewerage Anti-Privatization movement in Thessaloniki, Greece

Water Disparities in Texas Colonias, USA

Water Management in Flint, Michigan, USA

Water privatisation, Egypt

Water Privatisation-Guayaquil, Ecuador

Water privatization conflict in Stockton, CA, USA

Water Privatization, Ghana

Water Rights and Access in Detroit's Urban Areas, USA

Water Rights of the Dineh-Navajo Tribe, USA

Whanganui River legally recognized as living entity, New Zealand

Widespread conflicts over sand mining in rivers in Tamil Nadu, India

Wirikuta silver and gold mining, Mexico

Women against “green deserts” (eucalyptus monoculture), R.G. do Sul, Brazil

Wullar barrage-Tulbul project in Kashmir, India

Xacbal Hydroelectric project, Guatemala

Yelcho Watershed targeted by Ministry of Energy’s hydro plans, Chile

Yuvarlakcay water movement, Turkey