: Bresil : Supreme court overturns suspension of Belomonte Dam (lR,
22.08.12 : Mexico : la Parota Dam project cancelled after
years of campaigning (IR)
: Belo Monte Dam Suspended by Brazilian Appeals Court. Project was
illegally authorized by Congress without prior consultations with
indigenous tribes, judges say
: Portugal to build a new dam in a UNESCO World Heritage site: sign
and Stop the Tua River Dam
: Regional Big Jump Day 2012 :
Thousands of people jump in european rivers demonstrate, jump
and swimms for more clean and living rivers and waters.
The european River swimming day is initiated by ERN
and celebrated in 10 countrys and arround 200 places
: France decide to dismantel two dams on the Selune River in the
Normandie. One of them will be the highest dam ever dismanteld.
36 m / 278m (Press release Friends of the Selune, NGO, in french
: One dam thing after another ! Iceland Government suspends plans
for three big dams following a successful salmon protection campaign
: Indias multibillion Dollars Interlinking Rivers Project is
back. Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan are concerned (BBC)
: FAME - the alternative World Water Forum in Marseille : a hughe
14.03.12 : A final dam wave in the Danube River Basin (DEF pressrelease)
14.03.12 : Turkey
Heritage before Hydropower: Petition to UNESCO on Ilisu Dam launched
14.03.12 : Civil Society Rejects Greenwashing of Dams at World
Water Forum (by International Rivers and others)
14.03.12 : The international day of action for rivers
: CALL TO ACTION : March 14th : International Day of Action for
Rivers and Against Dams. Create a Living River in Central Marseille!
Protest Against the Greenwashing of Dams!
31.01.12 : World Bank's Program-For-Results Loan Instrument:
26.01.12 : Turkey : Villagers'
protest at Istanbul's Topkapi Palace against the planned Ilisu dam
Press Release by the Turkish Nature Association Doga Dernegi
15.01.12 : 14 of march 2012 : International day of action for
rivers. Participate !