Martin Vrba

is a journalist, essayist, and climate editor at Alarm, a Czech news platform that specialises in social and environmental issues.


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Running dry

Protecting the right to water in Europe

Water privatization has catastrophic results, as shown by France and the United Kingdom. Citizens across Europe are increasingly opposed to the liberalization of essential services. But with climate change worsening droughts and heatwaves, public ownership is only the first step towards just and effective water management.