Diego Cupolo, Deutsche Welle, 10 April 2018 Merut Tekin comes from a long line of merchants in southeast Turkey. From...
Who We Are
The Save the Tigris Campaign seeks to link groups and movements concerned with the adverse impacts of dams and other development projects in the Tigris and Euphrates basin.
Save the Tigris and Iraqi Marshes
is a civil society advocacy campaign, to save and protect the heritage and water resources of Mesopotamia from the impact of large dams and other mega projects, and to promote sustainable management of the Tigris River and its tributaries
These are the latest campaign updates and news articles
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This section is an archive of resources. Read more about our partners, and find all documents related to the Save the Tigris Campaign. You’ll also find a collection of reports, papers and videos on the impact of large dams, the Tigris River and Iraqi Marshes in general.
Join the campaign as an individual or organisation. In case of inquiries, send us an email!
Donate to support the campaign. Donations must be made through the NGO Un Ponte Per…
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Read the latest campaign activities and learn about the impact of large dams in our ‘Resource’ page.
Advocating for policies that secure the sustainable and equitable use of water
0 damsbuilt in the Tigris basin
+0 historical sitesin extreme danger of being submerged
≈0% what Iraq will loseof its annual water income