Category Archives: Freshwater Resources

PPT of Alberto Garrido’s Conference

Interesting PPT on the conference given by Alberto Garrido last 27th November 2014 on: Environmental education and provision of water and energy to the poor. Conferencia de Alberto Garrido nov 2014

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Video on the importance of water

No reason why we should care about water. Very interesting video on the importance of water resources…

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Useful links!

Per our meeting yesterday, I’m beginning here a list of helpful research links. We’ll continue to add to this list throughout the year; send suggestions! http://youthforhumanrights.org/ Useful for relating human rights to the MDGs. Here you’ll find videos for all … Continue reading

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GA Info Sheet

Conference-Note-Sheet GA -Jill (miguel Herrero)

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Placard Template and Conference Note Sheet

Here is a template I used for a placard at our conference. On the back it has information on Yields, Points, and Motions.  Placard Also, here is a note sheet with space for taking notes and writing if a group agrees … Continue reading

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Some good links for Position Papers on water

These are some of the more consistently good sites for doing research for the position papers on water. They seem to cover all aspects, including background information, national actions, and international actions. Some have been mentioned before, here on this … Continue reading

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Water Presentation Powerpoint

Going along with the post by Karen below, I have attached the powerpoint used for the presentation given by Alberto Garrido. It had to be split into parts because it was such a large file. The slides will look a … Continue reading

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Video and Link from Water Talk

I went searching and found two things: 1) The video that Alberto Garrido showed us at the end of the water lecture back in December.  My students were interested in the video, but it went a bit fast for them, … Continue reading

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Mini speech outline

mini speech outline Writing a Position Paper final Hello all! I hope conference preparation is going well! This is the outline that I used with my students to write their speeches, or summaries of their position papers, for the mini … Continue reading

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AQUASTAT

As we write our position papers the first place I’ve been sending my GA students is AQUASTAT, the “global information system on water and agriculture” of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization. Particularly useful are the Country Profiles, summaries of … Continue reading

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