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On 26 April 2018, Jennifer del Rosario-Malonzo participated at the 2018 Financing for Development Forum.
A World Social Forum 2018 workshop on the current state of the WTO, trade agreements, and what do they imply for people's social and economic rights.
Working women and other toiling peoples were greeted by an affront to their rights with the signing of the Comprehensive and Progressive Transpacific Partnership (CPTPP) in Chile.
The WTO and the Argentine government cannot keep the people out of MC11, where people’s lives, livelihoods, resources and rights are being negotiated to benefit big business.
As the curtains go down on COP 23, the world sees more of the same, with governments locked in negotiations, cooking up ‘solutions’ that prop up the dominant systems of economy and politics that has brought the world to its current state of multiple crises.
While the overall picture is far from ideal, there have been some signals that allow for a bit of optimism, especially as there is a need for urgent and immediate measures to ease the burden of climate impacts.
COP23 heats up with discussions on what actions to take before the Paris Climate Agreement takes effect in 2020.
6 November | 2:30 – 4:30 pm (UTC+1:00)
People’s Climate Summit (in Bonn, Germany)
Wissenschaftszentrum (WiZe) room 152
by IBON International and Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung (Rosa Luxemburg Foundation)
A legally binding treaty that aims to make transnational corporations (TNCs) accountable for human rights violations is currently under negotiation in a United Nations Working Group.