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    Time for Europe to put human rights above commercial advantage

    • Cecilia Olivet, Paulina Novo
    17 March 2011
    Policy briefing

    Free trade or slave trade? How the EU's free trade agreements in Colombia and Peru reward human rights abuses, destroy livelihoods, promote land grabbing and strip governments of their sovereignty to regulate capital flows.

  2. Obama’s Trip to India: Don’t Rush into a Bilateral Investment Treaty

    Sarah Anderson
    28 October 2010
    Article

    The U.S. and India should not sign a treaty that will only serve the short-term interests of large corporations, and undermine the authority of governments to protect their people from financial crisis.

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    Stop the Violence Against Peruvian Indigenous People

    16 June 2009
    Article

    The Indigenous populations of the Peruvian Amazonia started a general and peaceful strike for almost 60 days to protest against 10 legislative decrees promoted by the Peruvian Government in order to comply with the Free trade Agreement (FTA) with US that threatens their rights and their environment. More specifically, the FTA with the US permits oil and mining companies to enter 44 out of 75 million hectares of Amazonian forest, which are Indigenous territories, without any kind of agreement or even consultation.

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    Debating Europe: The EU – ASEAN Free Trade Agreement: Region-to-region versus the bilateral approach (Video)

    Charles Santiago, Helmut Markov, Ignacio Garcia Bercero
    04 May 2009
    Article
    "ASEAN should build a different kind of regionalism and not sign bilateral Free Trade Agreements with the EU", says Malaysian MP Mr. Charles Santiago in Brussels in a debate with Mr. Bercero, chief negotiator for the EU in the EU-Korea FTA and Mr.
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    Libre comercio e integración regional en América Latina

    Gonzalo Berrón, Adhemar S. Mineiro
    01 May 2009
    Article
    Dos proyectos de integración se enfrentaron a lo largo de los últimos años en América Latina: uno de matriz compleja cuyos orígenes se pueden situar en la noción del desarrollismo y un segundo más preocupado por la globalización de la economía.
     
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    Movimientos sociales del Sur: ALBA, Mercosur y UNASUR

    Gonzalo Berrón
    24 March 2009
    Article
    Los movimientos y organizaciones sociales que se han enfrentado al libre comercio y a la globalización neoliberal en el Cono Sur se encuentran ante el desafío que les impone el escenario de la integración regional.
     
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    "En África nos enfrentamos a un terrible peligro si permitimos el libre comercio con los europeos"

    Dot Keet, realizada por Aloia Álvarez Feáns
    24 September 2007
    Article
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    ¿Se encamina Bolivia al suicidio comercial?

    22 June 2007
    Article

    La arremetida de las elites empresariales y de la oposición contra la política comercial de Bolivia con la UE fue tan sonada que parecía que el país hubiera anunciado el fin del comercio exterior. Sin embargo, la postura del Gobierno boliviano se basa en la experiencia; durante décadas, la mayoría de los ciudadanos ha pagado un precio demasiado alto por el libre comercio.

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    The EU-Mexico Free Trade Agreement Seven Years On

    • Manuel Pérez-Rocha, Rodolfo Aguirre Reveles
    17 June 2007

    The Mexico-EU FTA after seven years in force shows how the objectives that were announced during negotiations and that it purportedly promoted were nothing more than rhetoric in light of the evidence of economic and social impacts it has caused.

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    EU-Asia Free Trade Agreements

    01 October 2006
    Article
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    ¿Modelos alternativos de integración?

    Edgardo Lander
    10 June 2005
    Article
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    The Free Trade Agreement between Mexico and the European Union

    Ciudadanas de Mexico frente a la Union Europea
    01 May 1999
    Article