A wide range of environmental problems have been identified with shale gas development in the United States. Find out why Europe should ban fracking.
Water is a common resource, not a commodity. Find out what happened in Europe on the way to making water a human right.
The Global Frackdown is an international day of action initiated by Food & Water Watch to ban fracking —a risky technique that uses millions of gallons of water, sand and chemicals to break open rock formations deep underground to release oil and gas. The 2014 events were very successful and plans for 2015 are underway. Check out the pictures from the most recent Global Frackdown