Message from the IV People's Summit to the Presidents gathered at the V Summit of the Americas

THE ECONOMIC MODEL THAT IS IN CRISIS NEEDS URGENT CHANGE NO MORE EXCLUSION, NEOLIBERALISM, sales “FREE TRADE” OR MILITARIZATION MESSAGE FROM THE IV PEOPLES SUMMIT TO THE PRESIDENTS GATHERED AT THE V SUMMIT OF THE AMERICAS Trinidad Tobago, April 18, 2009 As representatives from a wide diversity of trade union, farmer, indigenous, women’s, youth, consumer […]

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 […]

Second open letter to the Presidents of Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay, Uruguay and Venezuela

The integration of energy markets in Latin America has been discussed for more than three decades. An expression of it was the creation of the regional organizations ARPEL (Association of Petroleum Enterprises of Latin America), CIER (Regional Electrical Integration Commission), and OLADE (Latin American Energy Organization), during the decades of the 60s and 70s. These […]

Declaration of Iximche – III Continental Summit of Indigenous Nations and Pueblos of Abya Yala

The integration of energy markets in Latin America has been discussed for more than three decades. An expression of it was the creation of the regional organizations ARPEL (Association of Petroleum Enterprises of Latin America), CIER (Regional Electrical Integration Commission), and OLADE (Latin American Energy Organization), during the decades of the 60s and 70s. These […]

Social Summit for People's Integration: Cochabamba Manifesto

We salute this important historic moment which opens with the Summit of Cochabamba, visit web which holds the challenge of deepening a process of regional integration which expresses the peoples’ interests. The peoples of America have suffered from the application of an economic model which is based on market fundamentalism, privatisation and free trade, which […]

Civil Society Organizations on the Road to the Construction of the South American Community of Nations

Hemispheric Social Alliance Presented to the Ministers and Vice-ministers of the SACN in Santiago, information pills Chile, November 22nd & 23rd, 2006   We believe that the future of the South American Community of Nations brings new perspective to the root weakness of the FTAA project, and is an expression of the general conviction in […]

Declaration of the III People of the Americas Summit in Mar del Plata

The FTAA should be buried forever! No to “free trade” militarization and debt! To truly end poverty unemployment and social exclusion AN INTEGRATION FOR AND FROM THE PEOPLE IS NECESSARY AND POSSIBLE Delegates of social organizations from all regions of the continent – from Canada to Patagonia; workers, farmers, indigenous, young and old, of all […]

Labour's platform for the Americas

  We, the working women and men of the Americas and the Caribbean, united as brothers and sisters in the Inter-American Regional Workers’ Organization (ORIT), the Andean Labour Consultative Council (CCLA), the Caribbean Congress of Labour (CCL), the Central America and Caribbean Union Coordination (CCSCAC), the Southern Cone Union Coordination (CCSCS) and the national labour […]