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  1. Friends of the Earth International reaffirms people power in Paris

    14 December 2015
    Multi-media

    Friends of the Earth`s activists from the five continents and several dozen countries met with representatives of numerous social movements to celebrate the strength of the peoples and reaffirm the need to be united in the struggle for climate justice.

  2. Unidos y fortalecidos: Luchas y estrategias de los principales afectados por el cambio climático y sus falsas soluciones

    Radio Mundo Real, Transnational Institute
    14 December 2015
    Multi-media

    En paralelo a la Cumbre del Clima de París, la movimientos sociales y organizaciones de base se reunieron para compartir estrategias, luchas y alternativas. En este vídeo, cuatro activistas nos explican por qué.

  3. Leaders Sidestep Pentagon's Carbon Emissions at COP21

    14 December 2015
    Multi-media

    With some 800 bases around the globe, it is no surprise that the U.S. military is the world's biggest consumer of petroleum. What is perhaps more surprising is that this so-called carbon bootprint has been completely exempted from international climate agreements, including the one currently being finalized at COP21 Paris Climate Change Conference. 

  4. Frontline Communities lead the struggle

    11 December 2015
    Multi-media

    Parallel to the climate conference in Paris, social movements and allies within the ‘Global Convergence of Land and Water Struggles’ discuss climate justice and real solutions to the climate crisis.

  5. The social cost of private water: what are the options?

    Satoko Kishimoto, Georgi Medarov
    10 December 2015
    Multi-media

    A return to public forms of administration in water supplies is a phenomenon that has been spreading globally. Over the past 15 years almost 235 cities around the world, among them Paris, Berlin, Budapest, Buenos Aires and Kuala Lumpur have either terminated or have desisted from renewing the contracts with private concessionary companies. In the Netherlands, Belgium, Austria and the Scandinavian countries, for example, water delivery is, by a tradition, almost 100 percent public.

  6. Acción de Vía Campesina

    10 December 2015
    Multi-media

    La Vía Campesina realizó este miércoles en París, Francia, una acción frente a la sede de la corporación Danone, para denunciar el accionar de la empresa contra la agicultura campesina en varias partes del mundo y ejemplificar el daño que los agronegocios y la agricultura industrial le provocan al planeta.

  7. Soundcloud: The Secure & the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations are shaping a Climate-CHanged World

    Nick Buxton, Ben Hayes
    10 December 2015
    Multi-media

    What if government and corporate elites have given up on stopping climate change and prefer to try to manage its consequences instead? In the weeks running up to the major UN Climate Change Conference in Paris (COP21), this event examined issues raised by a new book, 'The Secure and the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations are Shaping a Climate-Changed World'

  8. Convergence assembly: trade, investment, climate change and corporate power

    09 December 2015
    Multi-media

    John Hilary, Diana Aguiar and Brid Brennan discuss how we need to move beyond reformist politics in a convergence of citizens, organised citizens, organisations social movements, trade unionists, peasants, women organisations, and indigenous peoples to reclaim sovereignty over the resources of the planet. 

  9. ISDS carve-out: Gus van Harten

    30 November 2015
    Multi-media

    Public talk by Professor Gus van Harten, presenting the findings of
    his recent report "An ISDS carve-out to support action on climate
    change”. 

  10. Desafíos y lecciones de las empresas públicas

    Daniel Chavez
    10 November 2015
    Multi-media

    Las empresas públicas en América Latina tienen una trayectoria demostrada de eficiencia económica y social de la que se pueden extraer valiosas lecciones.

  11. ISDS for ultimate deregulation

    John Hilary
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  12. TTIP: the new model for FTAs

    John Hilary
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  13. TTIP: corporate power grab

    John Hilary
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  14. Pressure on superstore regulations

    Dharmendra Kumar
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  15. India's new model BIT

    Dharmendra Kumar
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  16. Newmont’s ICSID case withdrawal

    Riza Damanik
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  17. Indonesia’s alternative approach to ISDS

    Riza Damanik
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  18. ISDS and the Costs for states

    Joseph Purugganan
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media
  19. ISDS and the Philip Morris Case

    Charles Santiago
    05 November 2015
    Multi-media

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