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Radical Community Manager Seminar in Amsterdam

May 2015

Spanish collective Xnet that helped arrest the former Managing Director of the IMF came to Amsterdam to share their skills, tools and strategies with social movements, civil society organisations from all over Europe.

Getting away with Murder

May 2015

When asked what the banks have learned from the 2008 financial meltdown, Susan Georges instant reaction is: ‘That they can get away with murder.’

India must move to a new equitable green energy system

May 2015

The Indian government's demonisation of NGOs opposed to coal mining marks a backwards step in climate commitments. India is heading towards being the number two leading world emitter of carbon dioxide, missing out on a renewable energy (RE) revolution worldwide.

UK elections exposes new unpredictable political landscape

May 2015

The uncertainty about UK's election results reflects an important opening up of politics and expectations in the UK and an opportunity for social movements to push for anti-austerity and progressive policies

Indian government sanctions Greenpeace to send a menacing message

April 2015

Prime Minister Modi's government has frozen the bank accounts of Greenpeace India, part of a wider campaign against 'anti-national' movements that challenge India's development policies based on the aggressive exploitation of coal, minerals, big hydro and nuclear power.

Apply for Fellowship on Drug Policy Reform

April 2015

Apply now for the Latin American and Caribbean Advocacy Fellowship Program on Drug Policy Reform

World Water Forum needs to be more than just a trade show for privatisation

April 2015

With inequality blunting progress on the human right to water, countries must stop lining the pockets of private firms at the expense of ordinary people.

The hidden Citizens' Revolution for Public Water

April 2015

Growing numbers of communities are reversing past privatizations in the public sector and delivering even better public services in the process.

The mirage of public-private water

April 2015

Public-private partnerships were heralded as a solution to the millions who still lack access to water, but after two decades the evidence is in: they have failed. An unprecedented surge of cities is now bringing water back under public control.

Iran Deal: A Game-Changer for the Middle East

April 2015

Negotiators in Switzerland just won a huge victory for diplomacy over war. Now we've got to protect it.

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