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  1. Deep and comprehensive dependency

    • Layla Riahi, Hamza Hamouchene
    08 ဒီဇင်ဘာလ အသုံးပြု စကားစု - လအမည် အပြည့်အစုံ 2020

    Tunisia has undergone radical changes in the past decade, and faces more in the years to come, if the EU has its way. As the first country to topple its dictator in early 2011, it set off a chain of revolutions across North Africa and West Asia that led to a political reconfiguration, the impacts of which are still playing out. While Tunisia is often seen as the ‘success’ story of the ‘Arab Spring’, the transition has actually been a lot more complex than that.

  2. Change Finance, not the Climate

    • Oscar Reyes
    05 ဇွန်လ 2020

    This new handbook is an indispensable guide to climate activists and policy-makers alike towards a complete overhaul of the financial system to stop climate chaos. Central to its message is that fossil fuel lending can be redirected towards green energy and that public finance and ownership can bankroll and provide the infrastructure for delivering a Green New Deal.

  3. 7 steps to build a democratic economy

    • James Angel
    20 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2020

    Towns and cities stand at the heart of the new public future. Between 2000 and 2019, there were over 1400 new cases of “municipalisation” or “remunicipalisation”, the creation of new public enterprises run by local governments or the return of privatised enterprises to municipal hands. This trend occurred across 2400 locales in 58 countries. 

  4. Towards a corporate or a people's energy transition?

    06 ဒီဇင်ဘာလ အသုံးပြု စကားစု - လအမည် အပြည့်အစုံ 2019

    The energy transition is in the news. Interest in energy transition ranges from actors such as peoples in resistance, workers, academics, and public administrations, to large corporations, international institutions and governments. The paradigm of energy transition, if it exists, runs a serious risk of being coopted by large companies, of being trivialized and placed at the service of the current system of social reproduction that seeks to perpetuate existing power relations.

  5. ISDS en chiffres

    • Bettina Müller, Cecilia Olivet
    08 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2019

    Pas moins de 106 demandes d’arbitrage afférentes à des traités d’investissement concernaient des États d’Afrique. Cela représente 11 % de tous les différends connus entre investisseurs et États dans le monde.

  6. Impacts of investment arbitration against African states

    • Bettina Müller, Cecilia Olivet
    08 အောက်တိုဘာလ 2019

    By the end of August 2019, African States had been hit by a total of 106 known investment treaty arbitration claims.  This represents 11% of all known investor-state disputes worldwide. Between 2013 and 2018, there has been an unprecedented boom of claims against African governments. During these last six years, they received more investor claims than the previous 20 years combined. This paper exposes how the international investment regime affects African countries.

  7. La fórmula del crecimiento azul al descubierto

    • Zoe Brent, Mads Barbesgaard, Carsten Pedersen
    18 စက်တင်ဘာလ 2019

    Nuestro vínculo con el océano ha cambiado mucho a lo largo de los siglos. Para quienes se dedican a la pesca es su base vital y para el comercio el océano se considera simplemente una superficie para transportar bienes. A principios del siglo XX se dio paso a otra época centrada en la extracción de recursos oceánicos del fondo marino y hoy se habla de la ‘economía azul’, que promete una victoria en los frentes ecológico, social y económico.

  8. Unmasking the Blue Fix

    • Zoe Brent, Mads Barbesgaard, Carsten Pedersen
    18 စက်တင်ဘာလ 2019

    Our relationship to the ocean has changed greatly over the centuries. For those who fish, it is their livelihood, while for trade the ocean is considered simply a surface across which goods can be shipped. At the beginning of the 20th century another era began, centred on the extraction of ocean resources from the seabed, and today there is talk of the “blue economy”, which promises a triple win on the ecological, social and economic fronts.

  9. Landgrabbing: Contested meanings of land

    • Sylvia Kay
    06 စက်တင်ဘာလ 2019

    Across the world, peasants, pastoralists, fishers, and indigenous peoples are losing their once effective control over the land, water, wetlands, pastures, fishing grounds and forests on which they depend including the right to decide how these natural resources will be used, when and by whom, at what scale and for what purposes, often for generations to come.

  10. Convocatoria abierta - Iniciativa Ciudades Transformadoras 2019

    08 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2019

    ¿Estás generando un cambio positivo en tu comunidad o conoces a alguien que lo esté haciendo? Participar en la convocatoria. Nos encantaría que te presentaras y que compartas esta convocatoria con toda aquella persona a quien creas que le pueda interesar.

  11. Open call for Transformative Cities Initiative 2019

    08 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2019

    Are you transforming your community for the better or know someone who is? Please apply here for the Transformative Initiative 2019.

  12. A landscape of ocean and land-control grabbing in Northern Tanintharyi, Myanmar

    • Mads Barbesgaard
    20 နိုဝင်ဘာလ 2018

    After a spout of optimism surrounding Myanmar’s so-called democratic transition in the post-2010 period, more recent work by CSOs and academics have emphasized the rampant and violent processes of land and ocean grabbing that this transition is facilitating. Drawing on a case from Northern Tanintharyi in the Southeast of the country, this article attempts to historicize contemporary accounts of these grabbing processes.

  13. Derechos humanos y políticas de drogas

    • Ernestien Jensema
    18 ဇွန်လ 2018

    Una sencilla pero exhaustiva guía básica de por qué el TNI considera que los derechos humanos deben ser la base de cualquier debate sobre el control de drogas.

  14. Tribute to Tessa Kersten-Zenger (1975 - 2018)

    • Fiona Dove
    22 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2018

    TNI mourns the terrible news that our beautiful, bubbly, funny, quirky, creative, smart and perceptive 'web gardener' Tessa Kersten-Zenger passed away on Saturday, February 17, 2018. She had turned just 43 years old the week before and was celebrating with a family weekend away when she died suddenly following an accident.

  15. Drawing strength from our ancestors

    17 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2018

    Bertha Zúñiga Cáceres talks about how her mother's example and a belief that ancestors continue to accompany our struggles helps her and the indigenous movement in Honduras to continue to mobilise against injustice, state violence and corporate abuses.

  16. Medha Patkar

    We need massroots, not grassroots movements

    17 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2018

    Medha Patkar of the National Peoples' Alliance shares her thoughts on how to build powerful movements based on three decades of campaigning in India against mega-dams and other forms of unsustainable and exploitative development.

  17. Nonhle Mbuthuma

    Land is the only thing we have - for us and for future generations

    17 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2018

    Nonhle Mbuthuma talks about the resilience of her people in Pondoland, fighting for their land and livelihoods against corporate mining interests.

  18. The energy mix and the commons

    • Daniel Chavez
    14 နိုဝင်ဘာလ 2017
  19. Convocatoria abierta - Iniciativa Ciudades Transformadoras

    11 သြဂုတ်လ 2017

    El Transnational Institute (TNI), un centro internacionalista de investigación e incidencia política sin ánimo de lucro con sede en Ámsterdam, presenta en 2017 la Iniciativa Ciudades Transformadoras. La iniciativa se inspira en la emergente ola de prácticas políticas transformadoras que tienen lugar a nivel municipal en todo el mundo, lanzando un proceso único que busca reconocer experiencias relevantes lanzando un proceso participativo de concesión de premios, con el objetivo último de que estos ayuden a divulgar las lecciones de estas ciudades y lo que las impulsa.

  20. Introducción a Ciudades Transformadoras

    • Sol Trumbo Vila, Nick Buxton
    11 သြဂုတ်လ 2017

    Ciudades Transformadoras es una oportunidad para que gobiernos locales progresistas, coaliciones municipalistas, movimientos sociales y organizaciones de la sociedad civil difundan y compartan sus experiencias para abordar y encontrar soluciones a la crisis sistémica, económica, social, política y ecológica de nuestro planeta.