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  1. Five sites of struggle and potential transformation

    • Zoe Brent, Tanya Kerssen
    21 October 2014
    Report

    Corporate control of the food system in the US continues to undermine the livelihoods of farmers, farmworkers, fisherpeople, communities of color, and indigenous peoples in the US, but there are also increasing examples of community-based resistance, grassroots solidarity, and broad-based alliances that are resisting the corporate takeover.

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    Eau publique : le site de la reconquête

    Marc Laimé
    26 June 2008
    In the media

    Corporate Europe Observatory et le Transnational Institute, engagés de longue date dans les luttes pour la republicisation de l’eau, en Europe et dans le monde, viennent d’ouvrir le site remunicipalisation.org qui présente une cartographie mondiale des collectivités qui ont repris la maîtrise publique de leurs services d’eau.

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    TNI Timeline

    02 June 2011
    Multi-media

    Since it was first conceived by a group of progressive intellectuals in the early 1970s, TNI has been a consistent voice in a changing world.

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  5. On financialisation, exit options for capital and sites of resistance

    Daniel Chavez, Ewald Engelen
    09 December 2016
    Article
  6. TNI is being established

    17 January 2014
    Article

    In January 1974, Eqbal Ahmad wrote minister of Education in the Netherlands to inform him of the establishment of the Transnational Institute in Amsterdam. This is the original letter.

     
  7. Feliz cumpleaños, TNI

    15 July 2014

    El TNI cumple 40 años en 2014 y ha recibido muchas felicitaciones de cumpleaños de movimientos sociales, personas del mundo académico, activistas, grupos de base, periodistas, escritores y escritoras, y responsables de políticas. Estamos orgullosos de haber colaborado con ellos en la lucha por un mundo más justo y profundamente emocionados por sus elogios sobre nuestro trabajo.

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    TNI in 1983

    17 November 2005
    Article
    TNI Fellows' Meeting on "Multinationals and International Finance", "Third World Projects" and "Militarism and Disarmament".
  9. Happy Birthday TNI

    18 March 2014

    TNI turns 40 in 2014 and has received many birthday wishes from social movements, academics, activists, grassroots community groups, journalists, writers and policy makers. We are proud to have worked alongside them in a struggle for a more just world and deeply touched by their praise for our work.

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    TNI activities 2003

    29 January 2004
    Article
  11. Help TNI reach 5000 likes

    13 November 2013
    Article

    TNI is active on social media and email: providing compelling updates on our work, insightful analysis on news and great infographics. Find out about all the ways to connect with us.

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    TNI's former directors and founder

    27 January 2007
    Article

    Part of the TNI Archives (and also the papers of the TNI Washington) are kept at the IISG (International Institute of Social History) in Amsterdam and can be viewed after appointment only. Research for this section on TNI History was done by Erik Heijmans and and Mariël Otten.

  13. Cuarenta curiosidades sobre el TNI

    15 July 2014
    Article

    ¿Conoces bien el TNI? He aquí una lista de 40 momentos curiosos, interesantes o dramáticos que ha vivido el TNI durante sus cuatro décadas de historia.

  14. TNI/WOLA Drug Law Reform Project

    16 February 2010

    "Promoting a more effective and humane drug policy in Latin America" 

  15. Charming meeting room for rent at TNI offices

    22 April 2014

    Transnational Institute has a charming meeting room for rent in our offices at Amsterdam Westerpark.

             
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    TNI Side Event at the Commission on Narcotic Drugs

    24 March 2011 - Event

    The year 2011 marks the 50th anniversary of the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs (CND), the bedrock of the current UN drug control system. TNI will host a side event at the 54th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs. Several speakers will critically examine the significance and shortcomings of the Convention, explain how plants and traditional use are treated under its provisions, and discuss the current state of affairs of Bolivia's amendment proposal on coca chewing.

  17. TNI Side Event at the Commission on Narcotic Drugs

    24 March 2011 - Event

    The year 2011 marks the 50th anniversary of the 1961 Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs (CND), the bedrock of the current UN drug control system. TNI will host a side event at the 54th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs. Several speakers will critically examine the significance and shortcomings of the Convention, explain how plants and traditional use are treated under its provisions, and discuss the current state of affairs of Bolivia's amendment proposal on coca chewing.

  18. TNI publications that have stood the test of time

    21 March 2014
    Article

    TNI has published over 400 books and thousands of publications since its beginnings in 1974. In honour of our 40th anniversary we have listed some of the ones that made a big impact and in many cases have stood the test of time.

           
  19. Forty important, interesting and quirky facts about TNI

    20 March 2014
    Article

    Do you think you know TNI? Whether a long-term or recent friend, you might be surprised by this top 40 list of dramatic, tragic, inspiring as well as quirky moments in TNI's four decade history.

  20. TNI -Sponsored land grabbing side event at the FAO Food Security World Committee session, Rome 2010

    Jun Borras, Lucia Goldfarb
    03 November 2010
    Article

    Leading academics discuss key issues regarding 'the global land grab' and how this is linked critically to official policies, like 'Responsible Agricultural Investment' (RAI), considering how small farmers are being dispossessed and incorporated into the agro-food-feed-fuel complex.

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