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  1. Benny Kuruvilla

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    Researcher

    Benny Kuruvilla is a researcher with the Transnational Institute where he works on trade policy, corporate power and new politics. He holds a bachelors degree in Economics from St. Xavier’s College (Mumbai) and a masters in International Relations from Jawaharlal Nehru University (Delhi). From 2004-2011, he was with the Bangkok based  Focus on the Global South. Subsequently,he headed and helped...

  2. Hilde van der Pas

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    Communications Officer

    Hilde van der Pas joined the 'Economic Justice, Corporate Power and Alternatives' programme in July 2011. She has a BA degree in journalism and a MA in International Relations from the University of Amsterdam.

  3. Cecilia Olivet

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    Project Coordinator Trade & Investment

    Cecilia Olivet is a social scientist who specialises in the European Union's trade and investment agenda and the international investment regime.  Cecilia is Uruguayan, has a BA degree in International Relations from Universidad de la República in Uruguay and an MA in International Politics and East Asia from Warwick University, UK. In 2005, she joined TNI where she is part of the Economic...

  4. Seattle to Brussels Network (S2B)

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    The S2B network was formed in the aftermath of the World Trade Organisation's (WTO) 1999 Seattle Ministerial to challenge the corporate-driven agenda of the European Union and other European governments for continued global trade and investment liberalisation. It has also developed as a response to the increasing need for European coordination among civil society organisations. TNI is part of...

  5. Susan George

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    President

    To contact Susan George : susangeorge(at)free.fr    ...

  6. Hemispheric Social Alliance

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    The Hemispheric Social Alliance is movement of social organisations, networks and sectors from the whole hemisphere of the Americas, from Canada to chile. It was formed to share information, develop strategies and promote joint actions against the proposal for a Free Trade Agreement of the Americas and against other corporate trade agreements. It succeeded in blocking the FTAA and is now...

  7. Focus on the Global South

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    Focus on the Global South combines policy research, advocacy, activism, and grassroots capacity-building in order to generate critical analysis and encourage debates on national and international policies related to corporate-led globalisation, neo-liberalism and militarisation.

  8. World Development Movement

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    The UK-based WDM campaigns tackle the root causes of poverty focusing on issues such as debt, trade, privatisation and climate change.

  9. Walden Bello

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    Associate

    Author of more than 14 books, Bello was awarded the Right Livelihood Award (also known as the Alternative Nobel Prize) in 2003 for "... outstanding efforts in educating civil society about the effects of corporate globalisation, and how alternatives to it can be implemented." Bello has been described by the Economist as the man “who popularised a new term: deglobalisation.”...

  10. Dot Keet

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    Associate Fellow

    Dot Keet was a South African academic and activist involved in many national, African and international networks resisting corporate "free trade" agreements.  She was an active member of the national South African Trade Strategy Group (TSG) and the Southern African Peoples Solidarity Network (SAPSN), the key coordinator of the Southern African Social Forum (SASF); as well as the continent...

  11. John Cavanagh

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    Associate

    John Cavanagh has been Director of IPS since 1998 and a founding fellow of TNI.  He worked as an international economist for the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (1978-1981) and the World Health Organization (1981-1982). ...

  12. Howard Wachtel

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    Associate

    Howard Wachtel is a former TNI fellow and an expert on the financialisation of the global economy who foresaw the financial crisis long before it struck in autumn 2008. His book in 2003 Street of Dreams. Boulevard of Broken Hearts: Wall Street's First Century (London: Pluto Press) is a widely respected history of the infamous New York street.  Howard was the first co-ordinator of TNI's...

  13. Joel Rocamora

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    Associate

    Former Co-Director of TNI, Joel Rocamora has been working for several decades on issues of democracy, governance, and social movements within the Philippines....

  14. Marcos Arruda

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    Associate

    Arruda is an economist and veteran popular educator, who has worked closely with Brazilian labour, co-operatives and solidarity economy movements for many years. Arruda has served as an advisor to local governments and as visiting professor in universities in Brazil and abroad. He is a facilitator for the Gaia Education Program and is active in the Ecovillage and the Transition Towns movements....

  15. Myriam vander Stichele

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    Associate

    Associate Myriam Vander Stichele has been monitoring international trade negotiations and agreements since 1990, both at a regional and global level. She is an advisor to many NGOs whose indepth research on investment agreements and policies, and private investor strategies has sparked many international campaigns....

  16. Manuel Perez Rocha

    Manuel Pérez-Rocha

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    Associate

    Manuel Perez Rocha is an Associate Fellow of the Institute for Policy Studies, and regular contributor to TNI's Alternative Regionalisms programme who has been associated with TNI since 1996 when he began work on EU-Latin America relations.

  17. World Development Movement

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    La organización británica World Development Movement (WDM) se dedica a la organización de campañas para abordar las causas estructurales de la pobreza, centrándose en cuestiones como la deuda, el comercio, la privatización y el cambio climático.

  18. Flower seed

    Red Birregional Europa-América Latina y el Caribe

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    La Red Birregional Europa-América Latina y el Caribe “Enlazando Alternativas” (Linking Alternatives) se creó en 2004 como resultado de una creciente concienciación de que las políticas neoliberales de la Unión Europea (UE) y su agenda comercial se encuentran lideradas por el poder de las transnacionales y que el objetivo de la Unión es asegurar el acceso ilimitado de sus economías a los...

  19. Seattle to Brussels Network (S2B)

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    La red internacional Seattle to Brussels (S2B) se formó tras la cumbre ministerial de la Organización Mundial del Comercio (OMC) de Seattle en 1999 para luchar contra la agenda empresarial de la Unión Europea y otros Gobiernos europeos. También se ha ido desarrollando como respuesta a la creciente necesidad de coordinación europea entre organizaciones de la sociedad civil. El TNI forma parte...

  20. Pietje Vervest

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    Programmes Director

    Pietje Vervest is an economic anthropologist. She has specialised in the European Union's trade and investment agenda and in the international investment regime. At TNI she coordinates the Economic Justice Programme and the Myanmar in Focus Programme, is part of the Coordination Group of the Seattle to Brussels network and is the European anchor of the Asia-Europe People's Forum.  

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