Transnational Companies

Transnational Companies

GATS and Corporate Political Power

TNI
Erik Wesselius
May 2006

Declaration of the Jury Permanent Peoples' Tribunal

May 2006

The structural adjustment policies of the Bretton Woods Institutions [the World Bank and the IMF] have for decades caused untold harm to people and nature. Their implicit or explicit cooperation with the TNCs cannot be denied. For all these reasons, we demand that European governments take responsibility for their corporations and cease their support for their predatory activities in Latin America.

Permanent Peoples' Tribunal on TNCs, 2006

TNI
May 2006
Peoples' Permanent Tribunal uncovered overwhelming evidence of European TNCs' abuses of human, social, cultural and workers' rights in Latin America, aided and abetted by European governments and institutions.

Field Guide to the Global Economy

Thea Lee
May 2005

This fully updated and expanded second edition of The Field Guide to the Global Economy presents the latest facts to help make sense of the rapidly changing international economy.

Reclaiming Public Water: Participatory Alternatives to Privatisation

October 2004

The time has now come to refocus the global water debate to the key question:how to improve and expand public water delivery around the world? Important lessons can be learned from people-centred, participatory public models that are in place or under development in cities like Dhaka Bangladesh), Cochabamba (Bolivia), Savelugu (Ghana) and Recife (Brazil), to mention a few.