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    Post Globalization Initiative

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    Post-globalization initiative was first discussed at meetings between experts and activists at World Social Forum in Tunis in March 2013. Preparation for G-20 Counter-Summit in St. Petersburg scheduled for September same year became an opportunity to form a coalition of movements, non-governmental organizations, labour unions and individuals which are brought together not only by the common...

  2. The Research Consortium on Drugs and the Law (CEDD)

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    The CEDD was created in the context of the growing evidence that international policies on drug control have not decreased drug use, have not stopped the cultivation of crops for illicit markets, and have not reduced drug trafficking. The effects of drug laws fall disproportionately on the most vulnerable and disadvantaged peoples, and have the undesired consequence of overwhelming the criminal...

  3. DeJusticia

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    Dejusticia was created in 2003 by a group of Colombian university professors in order to intervene in debates about the law, institutions and public policies based on rigorous studies and actions that promote social inclusion, democracy, social state of law and human rights in Colombia and Latin America....

  4. Friends of the Earth International (FOEI)

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    We are the world's largest grassroots environmental network, uniting 76 national member groups and some 5,000 local activist groups on every continent. With over 2 million members and supporters around the world, we campaign on today's most urgent environmental and social issues. We challenge the current model of economic and corporate globalization, and promote solutions that will help to...

  5. Initiatives in Critical Agrarian Studies (ICAS)

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    The Initiatives in Critical Agrarian Studies (ICAS) is a community of like-minded scholars, development practitioners and activists from different parts of the world who are working on agrarian issues. It is based at the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS), The Hague, Netherlands.

  6. Journal of Peasant Studies

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    One of the leading journals in the field of rural development. It was founded on the initiative of Terence J. Byres and its first editors were Byres, Charles Curwen and Teodor Shanin. It provokes and promotes critical thinking about social structures, institutions, actors and processes of change in and in relation to the rural world. It encourages inquiry into how agrarian power relations...

  7. La Via Campesina

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    La Via Campesina is the international movement which brings together millions of peasants, small and medium-size farmers, landless people, women farmers, indigenous people, migrants and agricultural workers from around the world. It defends small-scale sustainable agriculture as a way to promote social justice and dignity. It strongly opposes corporate driven agriculture and transnational...

  8. Centre of Excellence for Change

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    "SECURE WATER & FOOD FOR ALL, FOR EVER." The Centre's mission: to mitigate Climate Challenges, water & food crisis, through a paradigm shift in Water Management & Service Delivery, engendering individual & organisational change, focusing on sustainable, equitable and democratic management of critical Resources & Services. 

  9. DeGoedeZaak

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    Nederland krijgt een progressieve burgerbeweging -DeGoedeZaak- die onafhankelijk is van politieke partijen, de belangen van progressief Nederland verdedigt en in staat is druk uit te oefenen op onze leiders. Een beweging die strijdt voor concrete maatschappelijke verandering en die bouwt aan een eerlijke, inclusieve, duurzame en democratische samenleving. www.degoedezaak.org

  10. The Emancipatory Rural Politics Initiative (ERPI)

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    The Emancipatory Rural Politics Initiative (ERPI) is focused on the social and political processes in rural spaces that are generating alternatives to regressive, authoritarian politics. We aim to provoke debate and action among scholars, activists, practitioners and policymakers from across the world who are concerned about the current situation, and hopeful about alternatives.

  11. Burma Center Netherlands (BCN)

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    Burma Center Netherlands was created in 1993 as a result of the perceived need of a group of Dutch NGO’s to establish a center that would specifically focus on Burma....

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    Dag Hammarskjold Foundation

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    Dag Hammarskjold Foundation’s work is guided by the search for ‘Another Development’ in support of democracy, human rights and security based on the social and economic transformation of institutions and societies.