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Cases

Environmental Conflicts on Water

Acheloos River Diversion, Greece

Acueducto Independencia, Hermosillo, Sonora

Acueducto río Pance, Cali, Colombia

Aerial Fumigation with glyphosate in the Putumayo, Colombia

Agro EcoEnergy land deal, Tanzania

Agroquímicos e insuficiencia renal, San Luis Talpa, El Salvador

Aimorés Hydroelectric Power Plant, Brazil

Akosombo Hydroelectric Project, Ghana

Al-Khorayef Group plans for Soy in Chaco, Argentina

Allain Duhangan Hydropower project, India

Allianoi Ancient City and Yortanli Dam, Turkey

Al Tamimi Khaled attempts crop farming in Dosso, Niger

ALTO MAIPO Hydroelectric Project (PHAM), Chile

Alviela river pollution by tanning industry and other activities, Portugal

Amravati Thermal Power Project, Maharashtra, India

Angostura dam, Chile

Aoos River Diversion and Hydroelectric Projects, Greece

Areva Uranium mining in Imouraren, Niger

Artvin Cerattepe and Genya Mine, Turkey

Artvin Kabaca Valley Hydro power plant, Turkey

Ashaninka people against dams, Peru

Baba Dam Project - Los Rios, Ecuador

Bafa Lake Nature Park, Turkey

Baglihar Hydroelectric Power Project, India

Bajoli Holi Hydroelectric dam, HP, India

Bakun dam, Malaysia

Banqiao dam failure in 1975, Henan, China

Barra Grande Dam on River Pelotas, Brazil

Barro Blanco dam, Panama

Baspa II Hydroelectric Project, HP, India

Battle against small hydro for Sutjeska, BiH

Bhakra Nangal Project, India

Biopalma against indigenous Tembé in the Amazon, Brazil

Bisri Dam, Lebanon

Black Sea Coastal Highway Project, Turkey

Bomuruella Mini Hydro Power Plant, Sri Lanka

Brandix India Apparel City (BIAC), AP, India

Buon Kuop Hydroelectric Project, Vietnam

Caffaro industry contamination in Brescia, Italy

Central Hidroeléctrica OCO 2010 en el río Ocoña, Perú

Chalillo Dam, Belize

Chatrapur Thermal Power Plant, Orissa, India

Chevron North Apoi explosion impacts at Ikebiri Community, Nigeria

Chinchaycocha, Junin, Peru

Chinese Azelik uranium mine in Ingall, Niger

Chiquita Brands, Colombia

Chixoy Dam and Rio Negro massacre, Guatemala

Chunar Cement Factory in Mirzapur, UP, India

Clustering of Waste Facilities in Chester, USA

Coal Run neighborhood in Zanesville, Ohio, USA

Coastal Communities in Louisiana, USA

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

Comunidad de Huachon against Statkraft, Peru

Concesiones a CEMEX amenazan Parque Nacional Chagres, Panamá

Conflicto internacional sobre el Rio Lauca, Bolivia – Chile

Conflicto interprovincial por agua Río Atuel, Argentina

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

Contaminación del Río Piraí, Bolivia

Contamination in El Salto, Mexico

Controversy over the development of the Nujiang Dams, China

Copper mine Quellaveco on the Asana river, Peru

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

Crocodile Bay Resort and Marina, Golfo Dulce, Costa Rica

Dabar Hydro Power Plant, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Daimiel Natural Park and Agriculture, Spain

Dai Ninh Hydropower Project, Dong Nai River, Vietnam

Dam in the Bergantes River, Teruel, Spain

Damodar Valley Corporation (DVC) Thermal Power Plant at Raghunathpur, India

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

Dams construction on the Narmada River, India

Dams on the Niger and Sokoto Rivers, Nigeria

Danger of extinction of endemic pearl mullets in Van Lake, Turkey

Dar es Salaam water management, Tanzania

Daryan Dam and its transboundary impacts, Iran

Daule Peripa hydropower dam, Ecuador

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, India

Demeter International Katondo Farm Project (Bwabwata National Park) in Mbukushu District, Namibia

Desertificación de Lago Poopó, Bolivia

Deviation of the Sao Francisco River, Brazil

Diamer Bhasha Dam, Pakistan

Dimna reservoir, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India

Dique de colas de San Miguel, Cantumarca, Potosí, Bolivia

Don Sahong hydropower project, Laos

Drinking Water, Candelaria, Colombia

Drying out of Burdur Lake, Turkey

Drying up of Tuz Lake Closed Water Basin, Turkey

Ecocido en el Río La Pasión en Sayaxché, Petén, Guatemala

Eco Golf Resort Project in Soragune Forest, Sri Lanka

Ecological bomb Port Milena, Montenegro

Eko Atlantic city, Lagos, Nigeria

El Quimbo hydroelectric project, Colombia

Enel coal power plant in La Spezia, Italy

Enel geothermal plants in Mt. Amiata, Italy

Eucapacific eucalyptus plantations, Ecuador

Explotación de oro aluvial en el río Madre de Dios, Bolivia

Explotación maderera en los Bosques de San Ignacio, Peru

EXPO 2015, Italy

Findikli Pasalar Regulator and Hydroelectric Power Plant, Turkey

Fomi Dam for water diversion and hydropower, Guinea-Mali

Four Major Rivers Restoration Project, South Korea

Foz Côa dam at Guarda, Portugal

Gabès Phosphate Fertilizers Plants of the Tunisian Chemical Group, Tunisia

Gilgel Gibe III Dam, Ethiopia

Gorakhpur Nuclear Power Plant, India

Gosikhurd Dam Irrigation Project, Maharastra, India

Grand Ethiopian Reinassance Dam, Ethiopia

Greenfield Cement Plant by Lafarge, HP, India

Gujarat groundwater depletion, India

Gullu Hydroelectric Project, Chhattisgarh, India

Gumti Hydroelectric Project, Tripura, India

Hatgyi Dam, Myanmar

Heilongian/Beidahuang in Rio Negro, Argentina

Henoko Bay Dugong or U.S. Base for Okinawa, Japan

Hidroaysén hydroelectric project, Chile

Hidroeléctrica Cachuela Esperanza en el Río Beni, Bolivia

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

Hidroeléctrica El Bala en el Parque Nacional MADIDI, Bolivia

Hidroeléctrica El Naranjal, Veracruz, Mexico

Hidroelectrica Hidrotambo, Ecuador

Hidroelectrica Miel I, Caldas, Colombia

Hidroeléctrica Palo Viejo, Guatemala

Hidroelectrica Paso de la Reyna, Mexico

Hidroeléctrica Puebla 1, Puebla, Mexico

Hidroeléctrica Sallca Pucará, Perú

Hidroeléctrica Santa Rita S.A. in Monte Olivo, Guatemala

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

Hydroelectric barrages along the Mur River, Styria, Austria

Hydroelectric power plants on the Schwarze Sulm River, Austria

Hydroelectric Power Station, Laxá River, Skútustaðahreppur, Iceland

Hydroelectric Project Patuca III (Piedras Amarillas) , Honduras

Hydroelectric projects on Vrbas River, BiH

Hydropower plant and National park Djerdap, Serbia

Hydro Power Plant Boguchanskaya, Russia

Hydropower Plant Buk Bijela's impact on the Tara river canyon, Montenegro and B&H

Hydro Power Plant Lešće on the Dobra River, Croatia

Hydro Power Plant Medna on Sana River, BiH

Hydro power plants on the River Lim, Serbia

Île à Vache, Haití

Ilisu Dam Project, Turkey

Illegal boreholes for strawberry farming in Doñana, Spain

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

Imider Silver Mine, Morocco

Inga 3 and Gran Inga complex hydropower project on Congo river, DRC

Integrated Kashang Hydroelectricity Project, HP, India

Interoceanic Grand Canal project, Nicaragua

Iron mining in the Penokee Hills, USA

Istranca/Yildiz Mountains Mines and Quarries, Turkey

Itataia Project for Uranium and Phosphate mining in Santa Quitéria, Ceará, Brazil

Itoiz dam, Spain

Ituango hidroelectrica, Colombia

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

Janna Dam, Lebanon

Jimbitono against mining and hydropower projects, Ecuador

Jirau and Santo Antonio Dams on Madeira River, Brazil

Jispa Hydroelectricity Project, HP, India

Kali Gandaki Hydroelectric Project A, Nepal

Kaliwa Dam – New Centennial Water Source Project (NCWS), Quezon, Philippines

Kamchia sands protected area urbanisation, Bulgaria

Kandadji Dam and displacement, Niger

Kanhar Dam, UP, India

Karchham-Wangtoo hydel project, HP, India

Kariba Dam, Zambia/Zimbabwe

Kedung Ombo dam, Indonesia

Khandwa water service development and privatization, India

Khudoni Dam, Georgia

Kishanganga Hydro Electric Power Project (KHEP), India

Kocacay Delta, Turkey

Koel-Karo project, India

Kol Dam Hydropower Project, HP, India

Kori Kollo mine, Bolivia

Koskulana Mini Hydro Power Project, Sri Lanka

Kuther Hydroelectric Project, HP, India

Lack of Clean Water in Central Valley, CA, USA

Laiban Dam - New Centennial Water Source Project (NCWS), Quezon, Philippines

Lake Chad desertification, Chad

La Parota Dam, Mexico

Lesotho Highlands Water Project, Lesotho

Libertad mining project, Chontales, Nicaragua

Lindane waste in Sabiñánigo (Aragon) left by Inquinosa, Spain

Loc Valley Cide hydroelectric power plant, Turkey

Loharinag Pala hydel power project, India

Loliondo land vs tourism conflict, Tanzania

Lorena, Santa Cruz, Costa Rica

Los Pescados River hydroelectric project in Veracruz, Mexico

Lower Kihansi dam, Tanzania

Lower Season II Dam will displace ethnic minorities in Stung Treng, Cambodia

Lower Subansiri Hydroelectric Power Project, India

Lower Suktel Irrigation Project, Orissa, India

Lucha por el agua de mujeres indígenas Mazahuas, Mexico

Luhri Hydro project on Sutlej river, HP, India

Machhakund Hydro Electric Project, Orissa, India

Maheshwar Dam - Narmada Valley, India

Maithon Dam and the Damodar River Valley Project, West Bengal, India

Malibya irrigated agricultural scheme in Segou, Mali

Mali water privatisation, Mali

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

Mandira Dam, Rourkela, Orissa, India

Mangla Dam in Azad Kashmir, Pakistan

Manglares de Tumbes y langostineras, Peru

Manso dam, Brazil

Manta-Manaus Multimodal Corridor, Ecuador/Peru/Brazil

Mapithel Dam, Manipur, India

Marange diamond mines pollute rivers, Zimbabwe

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

Marmara Lake endangered ecosystem, Turkey

Mediterraneo Hydroelectric plant and future exploitation plans of Puelo River, Chile

Mega-proyecto Hidroeléctrico El Diquís, Costa Rica

Megarepresas sobre el Marañon, Chadin 2 y Rio Grande 1 y 2, Perú

Merowe Dam, Sudan

Midland Avenue Regional Treatment Facility in Southside Neighborhood of Syracuse, NY, USA

Millennium Challenge Account irrigation projects, Mali

Mines of Cerro Rico, Potosi, Bolivia

Minicentral Tranguil, Likiñe, Panguipulli, and death of Macarena Valdés, Chile

Mini hydropower project in Athwelthota waterfall, Sri Lanka

Mis Valley Hydropower plant, Italy

Mokorón Hill, Nicaragua

Monocultivos amenazan La laguna Matusagaratí, Darién, Panamá

Mosul dam, Iraq

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

Multiple struggles against new large dams, Portugal

Murta dam, MG, Brazil

Mustika Sembuluh, oil palm plantations in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia

Myitsone dam on Irrawaddy river, Myanmar

Nakthan Hydroelectricity Project, HP, India

Namibia Agriculture and Renewables / CAPARO farming project in Caprivini, Namibia

Nam Mang 3 hydropower dam, Lao PDR

Nam Ngum 2 dam displaced over 6,000 ethnic minorities in Vientiane, Lao PDR

Nam Theun 2 hydropower dam, Lao PDR

Nandi Forest Multipurpose Dam on Yalas river, Kenya

Nathpa Jhakri Hydroelectric Project, HP, India

Natural resource exploitation in the Dead Sea area, West Bank

Neltume hydroelectric project in Panguipulli, Chile

Nenskra hydropower project, Georgia

New Suez Canal and Displacement, Egypt

Nibutani Dam on Ainu homeland, Japan

Nicinha, a victim of the Jirau dam, Rondônia, Brazil

Norra Kärr, near lake Vättern, Sweden

North River Sewage Treatment Plant, USA

No to privatization of water in New Orleans, USA

Noyyal River Basin, a pollution cocktail from textile industry, TN, India

NSukala Sugar plantation and refinery in Cercle de Segou, Mali

Nuclear Power Plant in Qusair Amra, Jordan

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

Orchards affected by the Annexation Wall surrounding Qalqilya, West Bank

Pak Mun Hydropower Dam, Thailand

Palma africana, Kukra Hill, Nicaragua

Panchet Dam and the Damodar Valley Project, Jharkhand, India

Pascua Lama Mine, Argentina

Pascua Lama Mine, Chile

Playa Potrero, Costa Rica

Poçem hydropower dam stopped, Albania

Polavaram Multipurpose Project, Andhra Pradesh, India

Pollution of Begejac channel, Kula, Serbia

Pollution of Ergene River and Basin, Turkey

Pollution of Veliki Backi kanal, Serbia

Potasas del Llobregat in Catalonia, Spain

PPT case: Mekorot and water supply, Israel/Palestine

Presa de El Zapotillo, Jalisco, Mexico

Preservation of Livelihood of Sarikecili Nomads, Turkey

Privatisation of Water and Energy by Union Fenosa, Colombia

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

Privatización del agua en Guadalajara, Mexico

Privatization of water in Tucuman province, Argentina

Proposed High Grand Falls Multipurpose Dam, Kenya

Proposed Mega Dam on River Ewaso Ng’iro, Kenya

“Protect Kok-Zhailau”, Ile-Alatau State National nature park, Kazakhstan

Protest against setting up of Indian Institute of Technology campus in Goa, India

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

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Agua Zarca, Honduras

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Bonyic, Panamá

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Changuinola II, Bocas del Toro, Panamá

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico El Chaparral, El Salvador

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico El Cimarrón, El Salvador

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico La Aurora, Honduras

Proyecto hidroeléctrico La Miel II, Colombia

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Los Encinos, Honduras

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico San Rafael, Costa Rica

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Veracruz, Mexico

Proyecto Hidroeléctrico Xalalá, Guatemala

Proyecto Minero El Pavón en Municipio Rancho Grande, Nicaragua

Puesco-Momolluco complex and Tolten Watershed hydropower plans, Chile

Qaysamani Dam, Lebanon

Quevedo-Vinces multi-purpose project, Ecuador

Quillagua - Chuquicamata, Chile

Quilomboas of Conceicao das Crioulass struggle for land and water in Salgueiro/PE, Brazil

Rajasthan Atomic Power Station (RAPS), India

Ralco HEP and Bio Bio Watershed hydro plans, Chile

Rampur Hydroelectric Project, HP, India

Rasi Salai Dam, Thailand

Rathupaswela water contamination, Sri Lanka

REA Kaltim, oil palm plantations in East Kalimantan, Indonesia

Recrecimiento Embalse de Yesa, Spain

Remunicipalisation of Water service in Berlin, Germany

Renuka Dam Project, HP, India

Represa Benito Juárez, Oaxaca, Mexico

Represa del Bajo Anchicayá, Colombia

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

Represa Inambari, Peru

Represa Itzantún, Chiapas, Mexico

Represa Los Pilares (o Bicentenario), Sonora, Mexico

Represa Santa Teresa II, Cusco, Perú

Re-routing of the Toplodolska river, Serbia

Riaño dam, Spain

Rihand Dam, UP, India

Rio Grande Dam, Ecuador

Rogun Dam, Tajikistan

Rotura de dique de relaves de Minera Caudalosa y contaminaciones en lagunas de Castrovirreyna, Huancavelica, Peru

Rovni Dam at the Jablanica River, Serbia

Rukuda irrigation dam, Orissa, India

Salal hydro power project, Jammu & Kashmir, India

Sanitary sewage on Varna beach, Bulgaria

San Roque Multipurpose Project, Philippines

Santa Cruz Barrillas dam and Hidralia, Guatemala

São Luiz do Tapajós hydroelectric dam, Brazil

Sappi Saiccor pulp mill pollution, South Africa

Sapta Kosi High Dam Multipurpose Project, Nepal

Sardar Sarovar Dam, India

Sardinal, Costa Rica

Saudi Star Agriculture and Irrigation Project in Gambela, Ethiopia

Save Yamuna Protest March, Delhi, India

Saving the “Last Natural River in Japan” and Nagara River Estuary Dam

Sawra-Kuddu hydroelectric project, HP, India

Sedano Fracking Project by BNK Petroleum in Burgos, Spain

Selaulim Dam Goa, India

Seli Hydroelectricity Project, HP, India

Serlui-B Hydropower Project, Mizoram, India

Sewage floods in Hebron city, West Bank

Sewa Paper Mill in Gangapur, Orissa, India

Seyfe Lake Drought, Turkey

Shrimp farming, Bangladesh

Significant Maritime and Industrial Area in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, USA

Silent Valley Hydro-Electric Project, Kerala, India

Sirindhorn Dam, Thailand

Sivens Dam on Tescou river, France

Son La Hydropower Dam, Vietnam

Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP), Turkey

Srinagar Hydroelectric Project on Alaknanda river, UK, India

Stung Cheay Areng hydroelectric dam in Koh Kong, Cambodia

Subernarekha Multipurpose project (Chandil Dam), Jharkhand, India

Subernarekha multipurpose Project (Icha Dam), Jharkhand, India

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

Sugar cane, Cauca Valley, Colombia

Sultan Marshes Wetland, Turkey

Sydney Tar Ponds Contamination, Nova Scotia Canada

Tabacundo canal water conflict, Ecuador.

Tamalout Dam, Morocco

Tapeba Indians threatened by companies and public policies in Caucaia, Ceara, Brazil.

Tarbela Dam, Pakistan

Tauramena, Casanare, Colombia

Tehri Hydropower Plant, UK, India

Ten hydropower plants on the River Ibar, Serbia

Thermal power plant Stanari, BiH

Thervoy SEZ, TN, India

The violent death of Betty Cariño, Oaxaca, Mexico

Thjórsárver, Iceland

Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River, China

Tipaimukh Dam, India

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

Toktogul dam, Kyrgyzistan

Tokwe - Mukorsi dam, Zimbabwe

Tortum Bagbasi Hydroelectric Power Plant, Turkey

Trans-Sibirskaya HPP, Russia

Trasvase de agua desde el Lago de Valencia, Venezuela

Trasvase río Guarinó, Colombia

Trasvase Tajo-Segura (Spain)

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

Tuirial Hydro Power Project, Mizoram, India

Tuivai Hydro Electric Project, Mizoram, India

Tumarín hydroelectric Dam, Nicaragua

Tuzluca Dam, Turkey

Two of Dong Nai hydropower dams cancelled due to environmental concerns, Vietnam

Uma Oya Multi-Purpose Development Project, Sri Lanka

Unequal access to safe drinking water in San Joaquin Valley, USA

Uranium Mining in the Southwest in Navajo Nation, USA

Urraca Fracking Project by BNK Petroleum en Burgos, Spain

Urra Dam on the Sinu River, Colombia

Vajont Dam disaster, Italy

Vieques Navy Military Pollution, Puerto Rico

Vindelälven hydel project, Sweden

Violent protests over development of the Pubugou Dam, China

Vishnugaad – Peepalkoti hydroelectric project, Uttarakhand, India

Wastewater treatment collector in Botun, Montenegro

Water and sanitation privatization in metropolitan Manila, Philippines

Water and Sewerage Anti-Privatization movement in Thessaloniki, Greece

Water Contamination from Paper Mills at Penobscot Reservation, USA

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

Weir Figueiredo: farmers and compensation, Brazil

Welspun Energy Thermal Power Plant at Mirzapur, Uttar Pradesh

West Bank Cement Factory, Palestine

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

Wullar barrage-Tulbul project in Kashmir, India

Xacbal Hydroelectric project, Guatemala

Xayaburi mainstream dam on the Lower Mekong River, Lao PDR

Xiaonanhai Dam on the Yangtze River in Chongqing, China

Yacyreta Dam on the Parana River, Argentina-Paraguay

Yala Swamp, Large scale farming, Kenya

Yali Falls Hydropower Dam, Vietnam

Yamba dam, Gumna prefecture, Japan

Yambol Landfill Site, Bulgaria

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

Yusufeli Dam, Turkey

Yuvarlakcay water movement, Turkey

Zonas de Empleo y Desarrollo Económico (ZEDE), Honduras