Anil Naidoo

Red Vida/ African Water Network

Anil Naidoo is a global water rights activist. A key organizer in the Water is Life coalition during the Third World Water Forum in Kyoto, Japan, Anil was a founding member of the Inter-American Network on the Defense and Right to Water (Red VIDA) and the African Water Network. He was previously the Coordinator of the Blue Planet Project of the Council of Canadians. He was also a founding member of the Advocacy Coalition. Anil has held a research and communications position with the Canadian House of Commons, working for a Member of Parliament as a Legislative Officer. Anil has testified before Parliamentary Committees and has extensive media experience. Anil has a History degree with an after-degree concentration in Development Studies.