Social movements


    Links

  • 1st FTA-killer’s weekly radio program on NoFTA movements
    This is FTA-killer’s first weekly radio program on NoFTA movement produced by Research Machine Suyu + Trans (http://www.transs.pe.kr/wp/).
  • Alianza Social Continental
    La Alianza Social Continental es un foro de organizaciones y movimientos sociales progresistas de las Américas, creado para intercambiar información, definir estrategias y promover acciones conjuntas, todo ello encaminado a la búsqueda de un modelo de desarrollo alternativo y democrático, que beneficie a nuestros pueblos
  • Americas Program
    Analysis, news, and information on Latin America and inter-American affairs and US policy in the Latin America
  • ASED
    Asia-Europe Dialogue on alternative political stratefies (ASED) is a project of the Heinrich Böll Foundation. Its thematic work on globalisation looks into bilateral and regional trade politics.
  • Bloque Verde
    No hay ambiente para el TLC en Costa Rica
  • Canadian Auto Workers: Take action now to stop the Canada-Korea FTA
    Canadian Auto Workers union (CAW) action site to stop the Canada-Korea FTA
  • Choike: Tratados de Libre Comercio (TLC)
    Por medio de diversos mecanismos, en la última década y media, se han impuesto los procesos de privatización, globalización y desregulación de la economía. La Organización Mundial del Comercio (OMC) ha sido el instrumento más importante para llevar adelante estas políticas.
  • Citizens Trade Campaign - Bilateral Agreements
    The Citizens Trade Campaign is a US coalition of environmental, labor, consumer, family farm, religious, and other civil society groups founded in 1992 during the fight over the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)
  • Coalition for Cultural Diversity in Moving Images
    The Coalition for Cultural Diversity in Moving Images (CDMI) is a non-governmental organization based in Seoul, Korea, striving to protect global cultural diversity and local movie industries. Since it was launched in 1993 to effectively enforce the screen quota system, we’ve been acting as the watchdog for the Korean movie industry and we are currently working to protect the sovereignty of Korean media culture as well as cultural diversity.
  • Consejo de Investigaciones e Información en Desarrollo -CIID -
    Institución que impulsa el desarrollo de Guatemala y Centroamérica, a través de la investigación y la promoción de programas de desarrollo
  • Costa Rica Solidaria - NO al TLC
    Esta semana lo más relevante de nuestra lucha
  • Critiquing regionalism
    RegionsWatch was set up in February 2004 to "monitor work of regional organisations; raise awareness of other regionalisms; provide constructive & progressive critiques of global regional integration initiatives". This blog will seek to continue the work that was being done in RegionsWatch’s Observatory.
  • Enlanzando alternativas
  • Global Justice Ecology Project
    Global Justice Ecology Project (USA) advances global justice and ecological awareness by identifying issues, creating strategies, organizing campaigns, building alliances and disseminating photographic images that demonstrate the interconnections between the social and the ecological, promoting a crucial holistic analysis to unify and strengthen movements.
  • Global Trade Watch (Australia)
    Global Trade Watch is a new Australian group campaigning for democratic, environmentally sustainable and people-centred trading systems
  • Korean People’s Action against FTA and WTO (KoPA)
    KoPA is a coalition of around 50 NGOs, social movement organizations, political parties, peasant organizations and trade unions working, among other things, to stop bilateral and regional free trade agreements and the WTO.
  • LMO’s trade news website
    Website run by a student at Northern Arizona University focusing on US FTAs, in particular US trade relations with SACU in southern Africa.
  • Movimiento Cultura frente al TLC
    El Movimiento Cultura frente al TLC es un colectivo de artistas que viaja por las comunidades llevando música, teatro, poesía, danza, pintura y talleres, informando a l@s costarricenses sobre las graves consecuencias que tendría para nuestro país la aplicación del Tratado de "Libre" "Comercio" (TLC)
  • Movimientos.org
    A multilingual (English, Spanish, Portuguese) website focusing on social movements and their campaigns, including those against bilateral and regional FTAs.
  • Occupy FTA
  • Pacific Network on Globalisation
    The Pacific Network on Globalisation (PANG) is a campaign network of concerned individuals and organisations responding to economic justice issues and the impact of globalisation and free trade on Pacific communities.
  • Peoples Global Action
    In February 1998, movements from all continents met in Geneva to launch a worldwide coordination of resistances to the global market, a new alliance of struggle and mutual support called Peoples’ Global Action against "Free" Trade and the World Trade Organisation (PGA).
  • Target: WTO | CommonFront | Bilateral FTA
    Target: WTO | CommonFront | is maintained by an autonomous network of direct action activists and allies who are adversely affected by WTO policies. It was created during the struggle against MC6 in Hong Kong.
  • Third World Network
    TWN’s website is a good source of information and analysis about what’s happening within the multilateral trade system (WTO, UNCTAD, G77, etc).
  • Via Campesina
    Via Campesina is an international movement of peasant organisations, farm workers, rural women and indigenous communities. (English, Spanish, French, Portguese)