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Organised labour and rights activists have urged the Lagos State government, other states of the federation and the Federal Government to provide safe, clean and affordable drinking water to Nigerians through the public sector.
Source: The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News
We’ve long heard the same false claims about using public-private partnerships to build infrastructure like toll roads, but not public schools. Until now. Private equity firms and Wall Street banks say public-private partnerships are cheaper, which is flat-out wrong. State and local governments can borrow money using low-cost municipal bonds. Why should they pay extra to make private investors rich?
Source: In the Public Interest
CEO Group and CoreCivic combined, account for nearly 85 percent of the private prison market in the United States. They are also run most of the Immigration and Custom Enforcement detention facilities, also called ICE detention centers.
Source: NBC News
We are building the fight to end the brutality, corruption and warped incentives created by prison and detention privatisation. To start with, we need to put our money where our mouth is.
Sixteen-year old Greta Thunberg from Sweden is inspiring a global movement for collective action on climate change. On March 15, 2019, a Global Climate Strike will see hundreds of thousands of young people in cities around the world join the movement.
Santiago, Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
30 Jan – 30 Jan
4 Dec – 5 Dec
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Cities are reacting to the costs of contracted-out public services by remunicipalizing the services. An interview with the policy officer for local and regional government issues for Public Services International, Daria Cibrario. Duration: 14'35"
People Over Profit - POP, is a global online library and campaign platform to support campaigns against privatisation. While primarily conceived as a tool to halt privatisation, it can also be used as a resource base and a campaign platform for remunicipalisation groups and alliances to bring privatised services back in-house.