The Global Network for the Right to Food and Nutrition launches 'When Food Becomes Immaterial: Confronting the Digital Age”,  a report exploring the impact of technologies on what...

Date posted: Thursday, 2018 Oct 18th

Bali, Indonesia - International Financial Institutions led by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group (WBG) have long touted infrastructure development as a mark of progress...

Date posted: Thursday, 2018 Oct 18th

In the context of deepening economic, political, social and environmental crises in Asia, grassroots communities and peoples’ movements are at the centre of the fight for development that respects...

Date posted: Wednesday, 2018 Oct 17th

The culture of impunity, criminalization of dissent, and violence against those who stand up for peace, human rights and justice, and challenge power abuse, are increasing across Asia, with rising...

Date posted: Wednesday, 2018 Oct 17th

Across Asia, 'development' has become synonymous with rapid economic growth, to be achieved through predominantly large-scale, private investments, natural resource extraction and expansion of...

Date posted: Wednesday, 2018 Oct 17th

Cross-cutting issues

Date posted: Wednesday, 2018 Oct 17th

Revisiting Deglobalisation: a vision for progressive social transformation

Date posted: Wednesday, 2018 Oct 17th

This paper was presented by Joseph Purugganan at the Asia Europe Peoples Forum in Ghent, Belgium September 29, 2018. Joseph is the head of the Philippine office of Focus on the...

Date posted: Wednesday, 2018 Oct 03rd

Walden Bello traces the rise of the present-day Hindu nationalist movement from its marginal origins at the time of Indian independence to its formidable present domination of the political...

Date posted: Saturday, 2018 Sep 29th

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