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Monday, September 17, 2012
New Library Acquisitions - Week of September 10th
The Human Right to Water: Significance, Legal Status and Implications for Water Allocation (2012). Authored by Inga T. Winkler, Legal Adviser to the UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Right to Safe Drinking
Water and Sanitation based at the German Institute for Human Rights, this 376 page book discusses the legal issues and implications of the United Nations General Assembly and the Human Rights Council's 2010 decision to recognize the human right to water. Key Features: bibliography and UN documents.