Author Archives: Francine Mestrum

El negacionisme, el gatopardismo y el transicionismo

by Boaventura de Sousa Santos La pandemia del nuevo coronavirus ha puesto en tela de juicio muchas de las certezas políticas que parecían haberse consolidado en los últimos cuarenta años, especialmente en el llamado Norte global. Las principales certezas fueron: … Continue reading

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Convocatoria inicial al Foro Social Mundial Virtual 2021

Esp- Eng  “La próxima edición del Foro Social Mundial (Virtual) será en la semana del 25 de enero de 2021”. Lo construiremos juntas y juntos. El Consejo Internacional del Foro Social Mundial, luego de un amplio y productivo proceso de … Continue reading

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Tentative observations from the last day of the WSF International Council Meeting 11 Oct 2020

By Tord Björk This is a personal report and observations, it may not be correct due to misunderstanding of language or intentions. The official report will follow and of course, being the important document. I still believe a tentative report … Continue reading

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WSF International Council Meeting 10-11 October 2020

(Espanol abajo) Consensus points: The WSF is “alive”. There is consensus on this. The listening process that has been done shows that there is support for the WSF, but not for any WSF. The movements need to meet at the … Continue reading

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The Death of Neoliberalism

by Walden Bello In response to the cataclysm occasioned by the coronavirus, three lines of thinking are emerging, corresponding to three GTI scenarios: Market Forces, Policy Reform, and Great Transition. One line of thinking holds that, although the emergency necessitates extraordinary … Continue reading

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People in Resistance

FESTIVAL INTERNACIONALISTA DOS POVOS EM RESISTÊNCIA Hora: Sábado 10 de outubro, 19h30 Delhi / 16h Joanesburgo / 14h Accra / 11h São Paulo / 10h Nova IorqueEste sábado teremos nosso grande evento político-cultural de encerramento da Jornada. E está cheio de surpresas! Nicolás … Continue reading

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Nobel Peace Price for the World Food Programme

It is a shame this programme still has to exist, but the price is well deserved!

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Report WSF 2018 Salvador de Bahía

Hola, el GT de la Relatoría del FSM 2018 comparte la version en Español del libro electrónico (pdf) sobre la última edición del Fórum, como una contribución al proceso. Habrá una breve presentación en la reunión del CI (Sheila, Damien, … Continue reading

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To “transform the world”, only one solution: full support to democratic multilateralism

Federico Mayor Five years after the Agreement of Paris on climate Change and the Resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on the Agenda 2030 (Sustainable Development Goals), the measures adopted have not been implemented, with a very severe irreversible … Continue reading

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Mensaje del Grupo Renovador Mexico (GRFSM-Mexico)

Esp – Engl Pareciera que la intención de Chico Witaker en su último texto (26/09/20) por Whatsup apunta a señalar no sólo las dificultades de decidir sin romper la unidad del FSM, sino a atender la naturaleza y la viabilidad … Continue reading

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