Se firmó Convenio Constitutivo del Banco del Sur

It’s probable that the political and economic integration of South America will still be a distant dream after 11 presidents and one vice president representing the nations of South America signed the Constituent Treaty of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) on May 23rd in Brasilia. The potential of the organization lies in its […]

5th Southern Africa Social Forum in Maseru, Lesotho

With the theme “Southern Africa People’s Unity Against Economic Crisis and Oppression”, cure the 5th edition of Southern Africa Social Forum (SASF) will be held in Maseru, treatment Lesotho, from October 6th to 9th,, in the Maseru Club, located downtown. The SASF is a forum where issues of regional interests are discussed hoping to come […]

Grupo EuroMemorandum: Europa en Crisis: Crítica del fracaso de la UE a responder a la crisis

EuroMemorandum 2009/2010 La crisis financiera que empezó en agosto del 2007 se agravó considerablemente después de la quiebra del Lehman Brothers en setiembre del 2008, order y provocó una importante caída de la producción en el último trimestre del 2008 y el primero del 2009. A pesar de que los acontecimientos se originaron en los […]

Euromemorandum Group: Europe in Crisis: A Critique of the EU’s Failure to Respond

EuroMemorandum 2010/11 El crecimiento económico se reanudó en la UE en el segundo semestre de 2009 pero la producción en 2010 estuvo por debajo de los niveles anteriores a la crisis y el sistema financiero sigue siendo frágil. A raíz de la crisis financiera y la crisis económica posterior, information pills los Estados de la […]

Un Modelo de Integracion Alternativo: EL ALBA

By Mark Weisbrot “Developing nations must create their own mechanisms of finance instead of suffering under those of the IMF and the World Bank, dosage which are institutions of rich nations . . . it is time to wake up.” That was Lula da Silva, buy information pills the president of Brazil — not Washington’s […]

The Pursuit of Sustainable Development Through Regional Economic Integration: ASEAN and Its Potential as a Development-Oriented Organization.

Dirigido a la Cumbre de la Alianza Bolivariana para los  Pueblos de Nuestra América –ALBA- Cochabamba, clinic 16 y 17 de octubre 2009 La ALBA es coincidente en su propuesta con principios y reivindicaciones históricas planteadas por el movimiento de mujeres. Sus principios de solidaridad, shop cooperación, reciprocidad, complementariedad, diversidad e igualdad, han sido la […]

La Integración Suramericana: Actuar Juntos y Bien (Puente Entre Culturas y CEADESC)

Watch online the video recording from the International Conference of Governments and Social Movements “Regional Integration: an opportunity to face the crises” held 21-22 July 2009 in Paraguay. The Conference was organised as a series of round tables for dialogue bringing together parliamentarians, ampoule governments and civil society representatives from Latin America, Africa, Asia and […]

Movilizaciones contra la deuda y las Instituciones Financieras Internacionales

Maria Jose Romero Today Latin American countries are faced with the option of returning to international and regional financial institutions – IMF, order World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) – or rejecting the failed recipes of the 1990s in order to build and reinforce alternatives that allow them to face the current crisis. The […]

Learning from ALBA and the Bank of the South: Challenges and Possibilities

by Martin Hart-Landsberg (Monthly Review) The current period is marked by three overlapping developments: the failure of neoliberalism, the crisis of the East Asian export-led growth model, and South American efforts to advance an alternative regional development strategy. The combination has created a political environment offering important opportunities for those committed to the international struggle […]