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RCEP: The Meaning of India’s Exit

On November 4, at the 3rd RCEP Summit in Nonthabhuri, Prime Minister Modi chose to pull India out of the 16 nation mega trade treaty. The RCEP, touted as the world’s largest Free Trade Agreement (FTA) has been under negotiation for the past 7 years. Wh …

Trade Wars and the Economic Slowdown: Where does India Stand

Focus on the Global South and Third World Network, in collaboration with Newsclick co-organized a roundtable discussion on the fraught economic realities of global trade. With India due to join the mega free trade agreement called the Regional Comprehe …

No to RCEP — The People’s Voices/សម្លេងប្រជាពលរដ្ឋ

Cambodians–including farmers, women, workers and civil society–express their concern and opposition to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) free trade agreement. “សម្លេងប្រជាពលរដ្ឋ” គឺជាវីឌេអូឯកសារខ្លីផលិតឡើងជាផ្នែកមួយនៃសម្លេងប្រជាជ …

Women in Agriculture: Challenges and Way Ahead

  What are some of the challenges faced by women in agriculture in India? What are the possible ways out of the agrarian crisis, that is hurting women farmers and agricultural workers the hardest? This video provides a glimpse of the panel discuss …

Testimonies on Farmer Suicides in India

Family members of suicide victims give testimonies during a meeting in November 2017 on Agriculture and Farmer Suicides.

Sulagad: Our Life, Our Future

In commemoration of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, Focus on the Global South, presents the video documentary, “Sulagad: Our Life, Our Future” Sulagad is the indigenous concept on food sovereignty and agroecology realized by th …

RCEP is Intended to Prevent Government Regulation and Maximize Private Profit

Video from Newsclick.in “Benny Kuruvilla from the Transnational Institute, Joseph Purugganan from Focus on the Global South, Philippines, and Susana Barria from Public Services International discuss the context in which the Regional Comprehensive Econo …

RCEP: People’s Movements Resist Free Trade Agreement

Video feature from Newsclick.in on how the deal will affect billions in 16 countries, as explained by people’s movements opposing the deal. Pleaseshare this video using the Newsclick link here.

Lumad in the Bangsamoro Video Series

The bicameral conference of the Philippine Congress is due to take place on July 9-12, 2018. This is a crucial stage in the legislative process for indigenous peoples’ (IP) in Mindanao, as both versions of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) from the House …

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