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    31 October 2016

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  2. La ONU ve necesario un tratado vinculante sobre empresas transnacionales respecto a derechos humanos

    31 October 2016
    In the media

    Tercera Información - La Campaña Global para desmantelar el poder corporativo y poner fin a la impunidad, en la que participa Ecologistas en Acción, valora positivamente la Segunda Sesión del Consejo de Derechos Humanos de la ONU para crear un instrumento vinculante sobre transnacionales respecto a Derechos Humanos.

  3. Foro Mundial de Productores de Plantas Prohibidas

    28 October 2016
    Report

    Las voces de las comunidades implicadas en el cultivo de la hoja de coca, la adormidera y la planta de cannabis no suelen estar presentes en el debate internacional sobre la reforma de las políticas de drogas y corrían el riesgo de verse excluidas de la Sesión Especial de la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas (UNGASS) 2016 sobre el problema mundial de las drogas.

  4. The Farmer's voice at UNGASS

    28 October 2016
    Multi-media
  5. The Global Forum of Producers of Prohibited Plants (GFPPP)

    28 October 2016
    Report

    The voices of affected communities involved in the cultivation of coca leaf, opium poppy and cannabis plants are lacking in the global debate on drug policy reform in general and were at risk of being excluded from the United Nations General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) 2016 on The World Drug Problem.

  6. Arbitrajes internacionales, dinero público fácil para las multinacionales

    28 October 2016
    In the media

    Diario 16 - Representan una de las consecuencias de la aprobación de los tratados bilaterales conocidos como CETA (con Canadá) y TTIP (con EEUU).

  7. Avanza el consenso en la ONU sobre tratado vinculante para transnacionales

    Sol Trumbo Vila
    27 October 2016
    Article

    La sociedad civil movilizada para exigir a la ONU un tratado vinculante que obligue a las empresas transnacionales a rendir cuentas por sus actividades plantea una reivindicación clave: los derechos humanos deben primar sobre los derechos comerciales.

  8. Re-Asserting Control: Voluntary Return, Restitution and the Right to Land for IDPs and Refugees in Myanmar - cover

    Flawed Global Rules in Agriculture: Need for a New Approach

    Benny Kuruvilla
    27 October 2016
    Multi-media

    Current global agriculture rules perpetuate market concentration in the North and dumping in the South

  9. Building Solidarities for Social, Economic and Environmental Justice

    27 October 2016
    Article

    The economic and political rise of the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) has far-reaching implications for global agrarian transformation as key sites of production, circulation and consumption of agricultural commodities.

  10. susan george transnational corporations treaty

    Susan George on the Development of a Treaty on Human Rights and Transnational Corporations

    Susan George
    27 October 2016
    Multi-media

    Susan George joined an expert panel on the first day of a meeting of a working group of the UN Human Rights Council, tasked with developing a treaty on transnational corporations and human rights. She spoke with the Global Campaign to Dismantle Corporate Power about the history of UN action on transnational corporations, the potential pitfalls of the current treaty negotiations, and the range of tax abuses, wage evasion, and investor protection weapons that transnational corporations can use.

     

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  12. Idomeni 26 march 2017

    EU security policies

    25 October 2016
    Topic

    The European Union has a common Security and Defence Policy that sets the agenda on border control and crisis management within the EU as well as how the union responds to global security challenges such as climate change. In addition, many of the EU member states are major military powers in their own right, home to some of the largest arms companies.

  13. Storify: La Resistencia a la Impunidad de las Transnacionales llega a la ONU

    25 October 2016
    Infograph

    La Campaña Global para Desmantelar el Poder Corporativo y Poner Fin a la Impunidad, una coalición de 200 movimientos sociales, organizaciones de la sociedad civil y comunidades afectadas por transnacionales construye en Ginebra un Tratado Vinculante en Naciones Unidas que ponga fina a la impunidad.

  14. Storify: Stop corporate abuse with a Binding Treaty

    25 October 2016
    Infograph

    The Treaty Alliance, an alliance of committed networks and campaign groups from around the world, is in Geneva for advocacy activities in support of a binding international instrument to address human rights abuses committed by transnational corporations and other business enterprise

  15. Idomeni 26 march 2017

    Políticas de seguridad de la UE

    25 October 2016
    Topic

    La Unión Europea tiene una política común de seguridad y defensa que establece la agenda en materia de control de las fronteras y gestión de las crisis en la UE, así como la forma en que la Unión responde a los desafíos de seguridad global como el cambio climático. Por otro lado, muchos de los Estados miembros de la UE son grandes potencias militares y albergan algunas de las mayores compañías de armas del mundo.

  16. Construyendo un tratado sobre derechos humanos y transnacionales en la ONU

    24 October 2016
    Report

    Esta publicación contiene seis puntos fundamentales que debería tener en cuenta el Grupo de Trabajo de la ONU sobre transnacionales en materia de derechos humanos, con el fin de poner fin a la impunidad de las grandes empresas y su poder sistémico.

  17. La Marcha del Silencio llena la Plaza Bolívar en Bogotá, octubre de 2016

    Colombia: el NO a la refrendación de los acuerdos y los nuevos caminos de construcción de paz

    Lyda Fernanda Forero, Danilo Urrea
    23 October 2016
    Article

    La victoria del ‘no’ a la refrendación de los acuerdos de paz en Colombia puede leerse desde diferentes perspectivas, pero no debe ocultar la urgencia de iniciar un camino hacia la construcción de paz que anhela la mayoría del país.

  18. Building a UN treaty on Human Rights and TNCs

    21 October 2016
    Report

    This report contains six points for consideration of the UN working group tasked with developing a treaty on transnational corporations and human rights (the “Open-ended intergovernmental working group on transnational corporations and other business enterprises with respect to human rights”). The six points speak to the need for any such human rights instrument to end corporate impunity and address the systemic power of transnational corporations.

  19. People’s Forum on BRICS

    The rise of Chinese TNCs, BRICS, and current global challenges

    Dorothy Grace Guerrero
    21 October 2016
    Article

    China now hosts the second largest number of major TNCs after the US. How will they fare in a stagnant global economy?

  20. US military base

    Climate change, militarism and war

    Lyda Fernanda Forero, Nick Buxton
    20 October 2016
    Multi-media

    How is climate change both caused by militarism and likely to fuel wars and further militarism? And who will suffer the consequences? This short video documentary, featuring interviews with prominent activists gathered at the UN Climate talks in Paris in 2015 discusses the connections.

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