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Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 16:55

An amendment to the agreement on intellectual property entered into force today (23 January) securing for developing countries a legal pathway to access affordable medicines under WTO rules.

Friday, August 5, 2016 - 10:40

La emergencia de un “mundo feroz” se encuentra signada por una descontrolada globalización neoliberal, una economía política militarizada bajo un proceso de financiarización, una crisis climática, alimentaria, de la organización del cuidado y energética, el debilitamiento de los Estados-Nación y el fortalecimiento del poder mediático-corporativo y de las elites nacionales.

Friday, August 5, 2016 - 16:24

L'émergence d'un «monde féroce» est marqué par la mondialisation néolibérale incontrôlée, une économie politique militarisé dans un processus de financiarisation, une crise climatique, alimentaire, de l'énergie et de l'organisation des soins, l'affaiblissement des Etats-nations et le renforcement du pouvoir des médias, des entreprises et des élites nationales.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 13:36

Report by the Reflection Group on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 08:35

A economista e feminista indiana Gita Sen afirma que existe um desafio de criar novos contratos sociais em “um mundo feroz”

Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 09:27

Para experta argentina, la asistencia de adultos mayores sería el principal desafío del Sistema Nacional Integrado de Cuidados.

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 10:28

Uno de los temas analíticos en los que se centra el libro es la economía política de la globalización. En el resumen introductorio, el libro analiza el surgimiento y la fractura de los contratos sociales, el crecimiento de los movimientos sociales y la promesa de derechos humanos.

Friday, September 25, 2015 - 10:54

The global development financing framework has shifted in emphasis since the 2002 Monterrey Consensus in three ways. First, the Addis Ababa Action Agenda (AAAA) of the Third Conference on Financing for Development moves away from a more balanced sharing of responsibilities between developed and developing countries in the international financial architecture. Second, the document reflects a clear endorsement of the private sector as a privileged development actor. Third, the AAAA takes an instrumentalist view of women’s human rights. As a result, the Conference failed to remove global obstacles to development and to provide the structural conditions and means to move toward sustainable and equitable development patterns and the full realization of human rights, particularly women’s rights. However, the AAAA offers possibilities for continued engagement through the establishment of an FfD follow-up mechanism as a space to redefine the balance of power and negotiate proposals to overcome the regressive trends and reshape the agenda.

Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 18:12

New York City, 22 September 2015. More than a hundred Heads of State and Government will gather in New York this week to adopt the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This agenda is intended to make the UN 'fit for purpose', but it is important to ask, 'whose purpose will it be fit for'?

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