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Water, Land, and Labour: The Impacts of Forced Privatization in Vulnerable Communities

Author: Halifax Initiative Coalition & Social Justice Committee, Published on: 1 June 2003

The World Bank and the IMF have used their considerable power to force countries to privatize natural and public resources. This report documents some of the impacts, ranging from reduced access to essential services, loss of jobs and increased corruption. [includes reference to SAUR, Vivendi, Anglo-American Corp, AES, Endesa, Glencore, Billington, Suez, Thames Water]

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Related companies: AES Endesa (part of Enel) Glencore RWE SAUR (part of Bouygues) Suez Thames Water (part of RWE) Veolia (formerly Vivendi Environnement)