Focus on the Global South joined thousands of workers, labor groups, civil society organizations, and social movements in Manila to commemorate International Workers' Day. May 1 is also known as...

Date posted: Thursday, 2017 May 04th

Keynote speech/presentation by Shalmali Guttal, Executive Director of Focus on the Global South, during the "Asian People's Call on Challenging the ADB's Immunity Conference". 20 April, 2017...

Date posted: Thursday, 2017 May 04th

A workshop organized by Focus on the Global South in part of the "Asian People's Call on Challenging the ADB's Immunity Conference, held last 20 April 2017 at the University of the Philippines,...

Date posted: Thursday, 2017 May 04th

New Delhi—People’s movements and other civil society organizations across India are holding over 100 actions of protest in 21 states of the country between May 1 and 7 to mark the 50th anniversary...

Date posted: Wednesday, 2017 May 03rd

Manila—FOCUS on the Global South led a thematic discussion on lack of transparency, increasing oppression, and shrinking of CSO space as part of the conference called “...

Date posted: Wednesday, 2017 May 03rd

2017 marks the 50th year of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Shalmali Guttal, Executive Director of Focus on the Global South, explains why civil society organisations and movements have been...

Date posted: Wednesday, 2017 May 03rd
Date posted: Monday, 2017 May 01st

An all women protest led by Philwomen on ASEAN was held today in Manila on the opening of the 30th ASEAN Summit. The protestors raised human rights...

Date posted: Saturday, 2017 Apr 29th

Manila--Around 500 activists from the Philippines and around Asia held a protest action, 21 April 2017, at the Asian Development Bank in Manila calling for an end to ADB immunity.

The...

Date posted: Monday, 2017 Apr 24th

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