Search results

74 items
  1. Thumbnail
  2. Thumbnail

    Rejecting the Reform Treaty is the first step in building an alternative, progressive EU

    Susan George
    08 January 2008
    Article

    The French trade justice expert Susan George was hosted in Dublin last November by The Campaign Against The EU Constitution, a coalition of left wing groups and individuals established to oppose the original EU Constitution. Ms Goerge spoke to Village about her experience in the French campaign to oppose the Constitution in 2005, and her views on both the defeated Constitution and the new Reform Treaty which will be put before the Irish electorate in 2008.

  3. Thumbnail
  4. Public Services & Democracy Works on

    04 July 2009

    Public Services & Democracy works on a range of subjects and issues.

  5. Democratising Europe Works On

    04 July 2009

    Democratising Europe Project works on  range of subject and issues.

  6. Water Justice Works On

    04 July 2009

    Water Justice works on a range of subjects and issues.

  7. Trade & Investment Works on

    04 July 2009

    Trade & Investment works on a range of subjects and issues.

  8. El proyecto Derecho al Agua trabaja sobre

    18 July 2012

    El proyecto Derecho al Agua trabaja sobre varios temas, entre los que cabría destacar los siguientes:

  9. Thumbnail
  10. Transformative Cities Introduction

    • Sol Trumbo Vila, Nick Buxton
    11 July 2017

    Transformative Cities is an opportunity for progressive local governments, municipalist coalitions, social movements and civil society organizations to popularize and share their experiences of tackling and finding solutions to our planet’s systemic economic, social, political and ecological crisis.

  11. The Northern Triangle’s drugs-violence nexus

    • Liza ten Velde
    28 November 2012

    Mexico has occupied the limelight when it comes to media attention focusing on drug-related violence in Latin America. However, it is actually Central America's Northern Triangle – consisting of Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador – currently experiencing much higher rates of violence and increasing Drug Trafficking Organization (DTOs) activity, thus providing an illustration of the 'balloon effect' previously experienced by Mexico itself after the implementation of Plan Colombia which was conceived at the end of the 90's. Together the countries of the Northern Triangle now form one of the most violent regions on earth.

     

  12. Thumbnail

    ASEM5 People's Forum

    17 November 2005
    Article
  13. Thumbnail

    The Northern Triangle’s drugs-violence nexus

    • Liza ten Velde
    30 November 2012
    Policy briefing

    The countries of the Northern Triangle are experiencing much higher rates of violence and increasing Drug Trafficking Organization (DTOs) activity than Mexico which has occupied the limelight when it comes to media attention. To what extent is the drugs trade responsible for this violence?

  14. Thumbnail

    India Hosts the World

    Praful Bidwai
    16 February 2004
    Article
  15. Thumbnail

    Lessons of European Integration for the Americas

    John Cavanagh, Sarah Anderson
    26 February 2004
    Article
  16. Big Brother is watching you!

    Praful Bidwai
    15 April 2010
    Article

    India’s government has rushed to approve the Unique Identity Project without any discussion of the risks to citizens’ privacy and its possible misuse by the State.

  17. Movements against Spanish state debt

    30 June 2014
    Article

    Since the awakening of the squares in 2011 the political atmosphere in the Spanish state has changed dramatically. “Frustration, despair and fear, instead of being channelled towards the far right, have gone towards the creation of opportunities to meet other people facing similar situations, support each other and resist.”

  18. This isn't democracy - Grafitti

    State of Power 2016: Call for Papers

    Nick Buxton
    26 August 2015
    Article

    The Transnational Institute  (TNI) in the Netherlands is issuing an open call for essays/short papers for its forthcoming State of Power report launched in late January 2016 to coincide with the World Economic Forum in Davos. In 2016, we are particularly looking for accessible, engaging essays that interrogate how power relates to democracy.

  19. Land Conflicts in Argentina

    • Zoe Brent
    16 December 2013
    Policy briefing

    In Argentina, the accumulation of new lands for expanding mining and large-scale agribusiness requires displacement of current occupants. However, peasant resistance is shaping to achieve far-reaching structural change.

Pages