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The World Social Forum and the battle for COP17

In a world plunged ever deeper into an uncivilised global capitalist condition, the World Social Forum (WSF) is a crucial beacon of hope. Continue reading

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The CADTM network mobilizes to ensure the success of the WSF at Dakar!

This year, the World Social Forum will be held from 6 to 11 February 2011 in Dakar, Senegal. As usual, a delegation from the CADTM International network will be present. Almost 200 CADTM delegates from 23 countries and 4 continents will take part in this year’s Forum, 10 years after the first one in Porto Alegre in 2001. Continue reading

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The Social Movements Caravan lifts off for the WSF at Dakar !

CADTM Africa’s Social Movements Caravan is organized in collaboration with many social movements and associations including No Vox, the Malian association of expel-lees, the Togolese association of expel-lees, the NGO Mars Togo, Visions solidaires Togo, Grami Afrique, Central African ATTAC groups, ROAD… Continue reading

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Issues of the Dakar World Social Forum 2011

The issues of the Dakar World Social Forum are organised around three main matters: the global situation and the crisis; the situation of social and civic movements; and world social forums process. Continue reading

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Fourth Social Forum of the Americas

Flags of all colors waved over the festive multitudes marching through the streets Wednesday at the opening ceremonies of the Fourth Social Forum of the Americas… Continue reading

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The future of the forums: learning from the United States Social Forum process

Following what is now an established tradition at social forums, the second United States Social Forum (USSF) in Detroit in June 2010 included two workshops on the future of the social forums process. Continue reading

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CADTM raises awareness on the Debt at the US Social Forum

Last week took place in Detroit, Michigan, the second US Social Forum. According to the organizers more than 14000 people from all over the United States and more than 60 countries registered to play a part at the main gathering of the social movements in the country… Continue reading

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Final Declaration of the European social forum, Istanbul

We, the participants at the Istanbul ESF, affirming that we have a strong engagement aganist all war and occupation and that we are for a politial resolution of the Kurdish issue, have made the following resolution… Continue reading

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The future of the forums: learning from the United States Social Forum process

Following what is now an established tradition at social forums, the second United States Social Forum (USSF) in Detroit in June 2010 included two workshops on the future of the social forums process… Continue reading

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Paraguay to Host Americas Social Forum

Nearly 15,000 people representing 150 social organizations are expected to take part in the 4th Americas Social Forum to be held in Paraguay on August 11-15… Continue reading

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