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  1. Wars, Military, Climate

    04 December 2015 - Event

    This series of conferences held to coincide with the UN climate talks in Paris will explore the relationship between climate/ecological crises, conflicts and military activities.

  2. Peoples Mobilisation to dismantle the Architecture of Impunity at COP21

    06 December 2015 - Event

    Join us in the Peoples Mobilisation to dismantle the Architecture of Impunity and the Corporate Capture of the United Nations Conference on Climate at the “Paris 2015” – COP21!

  3. Jeff Halper pesenteert zijn nieuwste boek "War against the People: Israel, the Palestinians and Global Pacification"

    02 December 2015 - Event

    Moderne oorlogsvoering heeft nieuwe vormen aangenomen. Grote internationale slagvelden lijken een zaak van het verleden. Maar hoe houden de belangrijkste wereldmachten dan nu hun greep op de mensen?

  4. The Secure and the Dispossessed: Challenging the militarisation of climate change

    01 December 2015 - Event

    "What if government and corporate elites have given up on stopping climate change and prefer to try to manage its consequences instead? As historic UN climate talks begin in Paris, this event will examine issues raised by a new book, The Secure and the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations are Shaping a Climate-Changed World.

  5. The Secure and the Dispossessed: How the military and corporations are shaping a climate-changed world

    25 November 2015 - Event

    What if government and corporate elites have given up on stopping climate change and prefer to try to manage its consequences instead? In the week before the UN climate talks in Paris, this event will examine issues raised by a new
    book, The Secure and the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations are Shaping a Climate-Changed World.

  6. Pluspetrol Perú y Chevron Ecuador: Impactos en comunidades indígenas y vías para acceder a compensaciones y justicia

    24 November 2015 - Event

    Varios pueblos indígenas en Ecuador y Perú llevan décadas denunciando los impactos negativos de las operaciones petroleras y de gas en su calidad de vida y derechos. Representantes de comunidades afectadas visitan los Países Bajos para exponer sus casos y presentar las iniciativas que están tomando para encontrar justicia y remedio a los daños que han sufrido.

  7. The Occupation of the American Mind: Israel's Public Relations War in the U.S.

    22 November 2015 - Event

    While recent polls have shown global public opinion turning sharply against Israeli policy, public support for Israel in the U.S. has held firm, "The Occupation of the American Mind" looks at the information wars Israel and its supporters have been waging in the U.S. for decades.

  8. Investor-state dispute settlement: special rights for investors, serious threat to our climate

    12 November 2015 - Event

    This public event will highlight the risks that provisions negotiated as part of trade agreements – such as ISDS – can pose for governments’ ability to regulate to protect the environment and act on climate change.

  9. Trabajo de la ONU hacia un instrumento internacional legalmente vinculante sobre Derechos humanos y Empresas Transnacionales

    12 November 2015 - Event

    El Parlamento Europeo acoge un debate sobre el trabajo de la ONU hacia un instrumento internacional legalmente vinculante sobre Derechos humanos y Empresas Transnacionales.

  10. UN's work toward an international legally binding human rights instrument for transnational corporations

    12 November 2015 - Event

    This important debate on the "UN's work Towards an international legally binding Human Rights Instrument for TNCs" will take place at the European Parliament. Brid Brennan, will speak at the debate and focus on the significant contribution of affected communities, social movements, civil society organisations and human rights networks in advancing the perspectives on the UNHRC initiative and will share the proposals developed by the Campaign to Dismantle Corporate Power.

  11. Shadow Sovereigns: how global corporations are seizing power

    12 November 2015 - Event

    Can Progressives slow the success of neo-liberalism? In recent years links between big business and government have become stronger and more far-reaching than ever, impeding the possibility for progress. Ahead of the Spanish elections and climate change negotiations, Susan George will draw on her new book about the power of big business and her decades of activism and writing to analyse the possibilities for progress.

  12. The Phoenix moment

    08 November 2015 - Event

    Launch of "THE PHOENIX MOMENT" by Praful Bidwai

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    Addressing Europe’s Drug Problem: Combating Drug Trafficking and Substance Misuse

    28 October 2015 - Event

    This International Symposium provides a timely opportunity for practitioners and stakeholders across Europe to discuss the latest challenges and consider the next steps needed to win the fight against illicit drug trafficking and substance misuse through holistic, multi-level and cross-border approaches. Public Policy Exchange welcomes the participation of all key partners, responsible authorities and stakeholders. The Symposium will support the exchange of ideas and encourage delegates to engage in thought-provoking topical debate.
     

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    Book launch "Corporate conduct & the public interest"

    30 September 2015 - Event

    Book launch "Corporate conduct & the public interest"

  15. Strategies of energy democracy

    01 October 2015 - Event

    What ownership for a just energy transition? How to combat energy poverty?
     

  16. Sound the Alarm against TTIP!

    10 October 2015 - Event

    If you were a multinational, which rules would you like to change? The answer will be found in TTIP - a trade agreement between the EU and the USA - in which our rights, our health and our planet are being reduced to 'trade barriers'.

  17. Sla alarm tegen TTIP!

    10 October 2015 - Event

    Welke regels zou je willen veranderen als je een multinational zou zijn? Het antwoord staat in TTIP - een handelsverdrag tussen de EU en de VS - waarin onze rechten, onze gezondheid en onze planeet worden gereduceerd tot 'handelsbelemmeringen'.

  18. Preparing for the UN General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem

    22 July 2015 - Event

    What are the key points of debate for UNGASS? What are the possible outcomes? How can we prepare for this important event?

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