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Japan’s Human Rights Due Diligence Guidelines: A Small Step Forward or a Monkey Wrench?

A work scene of loading a container for coastal shipping onto a ship. May 7, 2011. Photo by Gazouya-japan, Container terminal = 鹿児島港北埠頭【 Pictures taken in Japan 】--②, CC BY-SA 4.0

Japan’s Human Rights Due Diligence Guidelines: A Small Step Forward or a Monkey Wrench?

By Galileo de Guzman Castillo[i] Last month, Japan publicly released the draft of the Guidelines...

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Is the Global Value Chain Breaking Up? The “Perfect Storm” and the Crisis of Capitalist Agriculture

Collection of seeds exhibited at the farmer to farmer exchange and workshops on agroecology practices at the Community Seed Festival which was conducted on 26th – 27th March 2022 in Battambang Province, Cambodia.

Is the Global Value Chain Breaking Up? The “Perfect Storm” and the Crisis of Capitalist Agriculture

By Walden Bello* Abstract:  Throughout the global South, protests have been triggered by the...

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STATEMENT: SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER IS NOT A CRIME: DROP CHARGES AGAINST WALDEN BELLO, DECRIMINALIZE LIBEL & CYBERLIBEL

On Monday, 8 August 2022, Dr. Walden Bello was arrested on two counts of libel and cyber libel filed by a former staff of Vice President Sara Duterte over statements made by Bello during the electoral campaign.

STATEMENT: SPEAKING TRUTH TO POWER IS NOT A CRIME: DROP CHARGES AGAINST WALDEN BELLO, DECRIMINALIZE LIBEL & CYBERLIBEL

9 August 2022  Focus on the Global South We at Focus on the Global South condemn in the strongest...

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