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Water, Health and Human Rights: Marking World Water Day, from the US to Palestine
March 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), sponsor of Emergency Water is a Human Right Act
Monica Lewis-Patrick, We the People of Detroit
Mahtowin Munro, United American Indians of New England
Nidal al-Azraq, 1for3.org
Jehad Abusalim, American Friends Service Committee
Wayland “X” Coleman, #DeeperThanWater
As we enter the second year of a deadly pandemic exacerbated by a lack of access to clean water, we are inviting you to attend a webinar ‘Water, Health and Human Rights’ to mark this year’s UN-declared World Water Day. It will focus on water struggles in Detroit, Flint, Indigenous lands, prisons and Palestine and help build public support for legislation to stop water shut-offs in the US during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Register to attend. Sponsored by the Alliance for Water Justice in Palestine. Co-Sponsors: 1for3.org, Adalah Justice Project, Alliance for a Secular and Democratic South Asia, American Friends of the Palestinian House of Friendship, American Friends Service Committee, BDS Boston, Black and Pink Massachusetts, Brooklyn For Peace, Cambridge/Bethlehem People-to-People Project, Cambridge United for Justice with Peace, Centre for Faith, Art & Justice, Dorchester People for Peace, Episcopal Peace Fellowship, Eyewitness Palestine, First Baptist Jamaica Plain, GreenRoots, Grassroots International, Human Rights Awareness: Palestine Israel/ MA 3rd Congressional District, Jewish Women for Justice in Israel/Palestine, JVP Action, JVP Boston, JVP New Haven, Massachusetts Peace Action, Middle East Peace & Justice Coalition of Western Mass, Palestine Education Network, Palestine Foundation, Palestine Museum, Peace and Social Justice Committee of Friends Meeting at Cambridge, Rebuilding Alliance, Tree of Life Educational Fund, Tufts SJP, Unitarian Universalists for Justice in the Middle East – MA Chapter, United American Indians of New England, US Campaign for Palestinian Rights, Vermonters for Justice in Palestine, Virginia Coalition for Human Rights, Watertown Citizens for Peace, Justice and the Environment, We the People of Detroit. For more information and speaker bios: www.waterjusticeinpalestine.org