(24 February 2015) On February 6th and 7th took place in Marseille the GREMME (Grand Rencontre Euro Mediterraneen de Marseille sur l'eau) for its French acronym. About 200 participants from across Europe (especially the Mediterranean basin) and North Africa participated. Almost 3 years ago from the last Alternative World Water Forum (FAME) where the European Citizens Initiative right2water was presented.
The event was a stoke taking meeting preparing for the World Social Forum in Tunis is March as well as a key stepping stone for the mobilisation on March 23rd in Brussels.
EPSU was present to talk about the issue of public services and trade as well as the experience of the first successful European Citizens Initiative.