#EndWTO Week of Action in Bali – Update Dec. 2, 2013

By: Edgar Franks, Community to Community Development Solidarity between different fronts of struggle was apparent at the opening day of the #EndWTO Bali Week of Action.  From the Philippines to Thailand to Korea to Africa, every speaker called out that the current...

14 Years after the Battle of Seattle, Movements Call to #EndWTO

In 1999, anti-globalization protests rocked the World Trade Organization (WTO) negotiations in Seattle and gave birth to a new era of the global justice movement. At every turn the WTO has faced major protest from outside the negotiations and dissent from inside, from...
THE INTERNATIONAL CANCUN DECLARATION OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES

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World Trade Organization (WTO) THE INTERNATIONAL CANCUN DECLARATION OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES 5th WTO Ministerial Conference – Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, 12 September 2003 We, the international representatives of Indigenous Peoples gathered here during the 5th...
INDIGENOUS PEOPLES’ SEATTLE DECLARATION

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