Contents with tag: trade and investment
IBON International stands with advocates and peoples from both the global North and South in resisting the WTO's attack on both economic and political rights.
People's rights in the global South continue to be at stake in WTO discussions about developing countries' agriculture, fishing subsidies, domestic regulation and e-commerce.
This policy brief outlines significant problems in the economic and security areas for the 2017 East Asia Summit in the Philippines, focusing on development impact and the role of US and China's influence on Southeast Asian countries.
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.
This video briefly covers how the new free trade agreements continue to threaten people's rights, and describes the work of IBON International towards the goal of protecting people's economic rights in trade and investment.