Civil Society in Search of an Alternative Regionalism in ASEAN

Agriculture ministers of all the eight Saarc countries will meet in Dhaka on Wednesday to form Saarc Seed Bank and expedite making the Saarc Seed Bank functional. Officials involved in preparations for the meeting told The Daily Star yesterday the proposed structure of the seed bank has been finalised, and it will be mooted at […]

Integración popular

What is the Initiative People’s Agenda for Alternative Regionalisms? The People’s Agenda for Alternative Regionalisms is an effort to promote cross-fertilisation of experiences on regional alternatives among social movements and civil society organisations from Asia, Africa, Latin America and Europe. It aims to contribute to the understanding of alternative regional integration as a key strategy […]

Peoples' Integration

Global crises, regional solutions Perspectives from Asia, Africa, Latin America and Europe Can regional integration offer a way out of the current economic, climate, food and energy crises? In this video documentary, activists from across the globe* argue that regional integration is the only viable response to these crises.  CHAPTERS 1 – Why are the […]

Movimientos sociales del Sur: ALBA, UNASUR y Mercosur

Graciela Rodriguez International trade has changed profoundly during the current decade, especially after the failure of the 4th Ministerial Meeting of the World Trade Organization – WTO, held in Cancun – Mexico in 2003. The meeting ended with no real progress, fundamentally due to the “revolution of the poor”, as it was named the attitude […]

La integración regional, una oportunidad frente a la crisis

Nosotros, Download PDF Content – FALL-OUT FROM EPA NEGOTIATIONS: Africa on the brink of disintergration // pages 1-4 – UNCTAD PUBLIC SYPOSIUM: Regionalism – the south’s exit strategy from global crises // pages 4-6 – EPA Negiations-Regional State of Play // pages 6-9 – Advocacy File // pages 9-11 – Dateline Africa // pages 12-13 […]

Regional Integration: An Opportunity to Overcome the Crisis

Nosotros, Download PDF Content – FALL-OUT FROM EPA NEGOTIATIONS: Africa on the brink of disintergration // pages 1-4 – UNCTAD PUBLIC SYPOSIUM: Regionalism – the south’s exit strategy from global crises // pages 4-6 – EPA Negiations-Regional State of Play // pages 6-9 – Advocacy File // pages 9-11 – Dateline Africa // pages 12-13 […]

Civil Society in Search of an Alternative Regionalism in ASEAN

Rosalba Icaza – (Institute of Social Studies, The Netherlands) This contribution seeks to understand how changing patterns of power and governance affect the meanings and practices of citizenship in a globalising world. It does so by looking into local manifestations of regionalization and their dynamic interactions with collective experiences of women resistance to neo-liberal regionalism […]