Satoko Kishimoto is a researcher and Coordinator of the Public Alternatives project at the Transnational Institute (TNI) based in Amsterdam. She edited the reports Here to Stay: Water remunicipalisation as a global trend (2014), Our Public Water Future (2015), and Reclaiming Public Services: How cities and citizens are turning back privatisation (2017).
Published in: ourEconomy: OpinionPublic ownership in times of coronavirus
A new ourEconomy series with TNI putting the spotlight on struggles to bring services into democratic control.
Published in: ourEconomy: OpinionPutting the ‘public’ back into public services
Amsterdam is one city among many where economic democracy on a municipal level is taking off.
Published in: HomeThe mirage of public-private water
The reality is the partnership of a city and a company in delivering the right to water always holds the tension of...