European Conference Austerity, Debt, Social Destruction in Europe: Stop! (May 2011, European Parliament)

The euro crisis has become the occasion to set up a neoliberal “economic governance” which will impose austerity measures in the different European countries for the next years. At the same time, the European Commission will be given enormous power to implement burdensome financial sanctions on countries which do not adopt such painful measures. European […]

Action: Say no to the attack on social and democratic rights in Europe!

The euro crisis has become the occasion to set up a neoliberal “economic governance” which will impose austerity measures in the different European countries for the next years. At the same time, here the European Commission will be given enormous power to implement burdensome financial sanctions on countries which do not adopt such painful measures. […]

Seminar Regional Economic and Financial Cooperation amidst Crisis (ASEAN People's Forum, Jakarta, May 2011)

In this interview economist Oscar Ugarteche, pharm from the Economic Research Institute of the National Autonomous University of Mexico and Latindadd, thumb argues about the need to advance regional financial mechanisms in light of global economic crisis.

Peoples and ASEAN: Defining the Divide

By Jenina Joy Chavez, Focus on the Global South More than five years ago, stuff during the first ASEAN Civil Society Conference (ACSC) in Shah Alam in Malaysia, only a spattering of regional organizations interested in what the ASEAN was up to flocked to this civil society event, governed mostly by protocol. I remember distinguished […]

Video Interview: Oscar Ugarteche on Regional Financial Architecture

International Conference of governments and social movements “Regional Integration: an opportunity to face the crises” 21 and 22 July 2009, case Consejo Nacional del Deporte, Asunción del Paraguay As ASEAN nears its 44th year, recipe what social divides continue to haunt the governments and the peoples of the regional association? Similarly, what opportunities exist for other […]

Video: Joy Chavez on the Divides of ASEAN and the Possibilities of Alternative Regionalisms

International Conference of governments and social movements “Regional Integration: an opportunity to face the crises” 21 and 22 July 2009, case Consejo Nacional del Deporte, Asunción del Paraguay As ASEAN nears its 44th year, recipe what social divides continue to haunt the governments and the peoples of the regional association? Similarly, what opportunities exist for other […]

ASEAN considering transactions in local currencies

A compilation of articles on the Left Debate on the euro-crisis Articles by Asbjørn Wahl Mark Weisbrot Yanis Varoufakis Michel Husson Costas Lapavitsas Özlem Onaran Download compilation Minggu, mind sale 08 Mei 2011 | http://www.aseansummit.org/news79-asean-considering-transactions-in-local-currencies.html   Jakarta (ASEAN Summit) – The idea to create a single currency for the Association of South East Asian Nations […]

Statement: 2011 ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN Peoples’ Forum

DOWNLOAD PDF We, purchase more than 1,300 delegates at the 2011 ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ ASEAN Peoples’ Forum, representing various civil society organizations and , movements of workers from rural and urban sectors as well as migrant sector, peasants and farmers, women, children, youth, the elderly, people with disabilities, people affected by leprosy, urban poor, […]

Videos: Seminar Regional Economic and Financial Cooperation amidst Crisis (ASEAN People's Forum, Jakarta, May 2011)

People’s SAARC Assembly Thiruvanathapuram Declaration People’s Movements Uniting South Asia 9 November 2011 We, rx the participants of the People’s SAARC India Assembly 2011 met in Thiruvanathapuram on 8-9 November 2011 to affirm our commitment to justice, peace and democracy in the region. We also affirm and commit ourselves to the vision of an alternative […]

ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ ASEAN People’s Forum (ACSC/APF) 3-5 May 2011, Indonesia

Event website: http://www.aseancivilsociety.net INTRODUCTION After being in its existence since 1967, symptoms ASEAN now is in the critical juncture of living and working in a fast changing regional and international environment. The increased reputation of ASEAN has invited great political and economic powers such as China, Japan, generic India and United States, to establish regional […]