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  1. Gábor Scheiring

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    Gábor Scheiring is a long standing progressive activist and a multidisciplinary political economist. He has edited four volumes and published several articles in leading academic journals on the political economy of health, democratization, marketization, and on how social movements influence the policy process. Gabor is currently working as a research fellow at the University of Cambridge...

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    Red FAL - Foro de Autoridades Locales para la Inclusión Social y la Democracia Participativa

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    La Red FAL es un espacio de encuentro, debate y articulaciones con el Foro Social Mundial desde el que las autoridades locales participan en el movimiento de contestación de las lógicas neoliberales y promueven una agenda basada en la paz, la inclusión social, la democracia participativa, las metrópolis solidarias, la defensa y promoción de los servicios públicos, el derecho a la ciudad y al...

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    Rede de Soberania Popular

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    La Red de Soberanía Popular surgió en la ciudad brasileña de Porto Alegre en 2005 para abogar por un presupuesto participativo eficaz y significativo, que equivaldría a: (a) participación directa y abierta a todo el mundo y revocabilidad de los mandatos de delegados y miembros del consejo, con poder de deliberación vinculante; (b) autorregulación basada en criterios públicos de justicia social ...

  4. Networked Politics

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    Política en Red (Networked Politics) es una aportación a los debates y experimentos prácticos de nuevas formas de organización política. Su objetivo es ayudar a activistas, colectivos, entidades, partidos y sindicatos a desarrollar un mejor entendimiento de las innovaciones de las que forman parte....

  5. Observatorio Internacional de la Democracia Participativa (OIDP)

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    El Observatorio Internacional de la Democracia Participativa (OIDP) es un espacio abierto a todas las ciudades del mundo, entidades, organizaciones y centros de investigación que quieran conocer, intercambiar y aplicar experiencias sobre democracia participativa en el ámbito local para profundizar la democracia en el gobierno de las ciudades. La red nace en 2001 en el marco de los Proyectos de...

  6. Water Remunicipalisation Tracker

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    Herramienta de seguimiento de las ciudades, las regiones y los países que han abandonado la privatización de los servicios de agua y han optado por asumir la responsabilidad de garantizar un modelo público para sus ciudadanos y ciudadanas.

  7. Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO)

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    Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO) es un grupo que se dedica a la investigación y a la organización de campañas sobre las amenazas a la democracia, la igualdad, la justicia social y el medio ambiente que supone el poder económico y político de las grandes empresas y sus grupos de cabildeo.

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    William Gumede

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    William Gumede is Associate Professor & Convener, Political Economy, Graduate School of Public and Development Management (P&DM), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg; Senior Associate & Program Director, Africa Asia Centre, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London....

  9. Marcos Arruda

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    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....

  10. Joel Rocamora

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

  11. Corporate Europe Observatory (CEO)

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    CEO is a research and campaign group targeting the threats to democracy, equity, social justice and the environment posed by the economic and political power of corporations and their lobby groups. Vistit: http://www.corporateeurope.org/

  12. Water Remunicipalisation Tracker

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    The remunicipalisation tracker showcases cities, regions and countries that have rolled back privatisation and embarked on securing public water for all that need it.  

  13. Networked Politics

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    Networked Politics is a contribution to the continuing debates and practical experiments concerning new forms of political organisation. It is purpose is to help the activists who act in movements, collectives, associations, parties, trade unions to develop a deeper understanding of the innovations of which we are all a part....

  14. International Observatory on Participatory Democracy

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    The International Observatory on Participatory Democracy (IOPD)is a space open to all cities in the world and all associations, organizations and research centres interested in learning about, exchanging impressions and applying experiences of participatory democracy on a local scale with the aim of deepening the roots of democracy in municipal government. The network was created in 2001 within...

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    Reclaim Popular Sovereignty Network

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    The Reclaim Popular Sovereignty Network was launched in 2005, to advocate for effective and meaningful participative budgeting, which means: (a) based on direct participation open to everyone and on revocability of the delegates and council members mandates, with binding deliberation power; (b) self-regulation based on public parameters of social justice (political, tributary and distributive);...

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    RedFAL - Forum of Local Authorities for Social Inclusion and Participative Democracy

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    The FAL network is a meeting space and joint discussion with the World Social Forum from which local authorities involved in the protest movement against neo-liberal logic promote an agenda based on peace, social inclusion, participatory democracy, inter-city solidarity, the defense and promotion of public utilities, the right to the city and a sustainable environment, and respect for...