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31 January 2002

"The Public Eye on Davos" in New York

Author: coordinated by the Berne Declaration

International Conference from January 31 - February 3, 2002 - The thematic focus is on the negative impacts of a one-sided economic globalization, and alternatives to the neoliberal model that are oriented around a socially just and environmentally...

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31 January 2002
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Author: Joaquín Estefanía, El País

A partir de hoy se celebran de forma simultánea, por segundo año consecutivo, dos grandes reuniones sobre la globalización: el Foro Económico Mundial...y el Foro Social Mundial

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31 January 2002

World Economic and Social Fora: The effects of globalization must be addressed and the rights of all must be protected

Author: Amnesty International

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28 January 2002

Trade Union Statement to the World Social Forum (Porto Alegre) and the World Economic Forum (New York): Globalising Social Justice

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28 January 2002

Trade Union Statement to the World Social Forum (Porto Alegre) and the World Economic Forum (New York): Globalising Social Justice

Author: International Confederation of Free Trade Unions

...where global governance and binding rules are beginning to emerge, it is for the purpose of protecting property rights in the interest of capital rather than the rights of labour

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23 January 2002

World Economic Forum Global Health Initiative Rallies Private Sector to Fight Against HIV, TB and Malaria

Author: World Economic Forum

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18 January 2002

Hob-nobbing at Ground Zero: The World Economic Forum is coming to New York

Author: Geov Parrish, In These Times

Notably missing from the list of endorsing groups for the protests are almost all mainstream global justice, environmental and labor groups

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16 January 2002

Greenpeace will not attend Annual Meeting of the World Economic Forum

Author: Greenpeace

In a letter sent to WEF President Klaus Schwab [by Greenpeace]...reference was made to a joint initiative of Greenpeace and the WEF last year regarding Climate Change at Davos 2001. The CEOs of the automotive industry were invited to discuss the entry...

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12 January 2002

World Economic Forum Protest Planned

Author: Tom Hays, Associated Press

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7 November 2001

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting Moves from Davos to New York for 2002

Author: World Economic Forum

"Davos in New York" will focus on global economy, security and cultural understanding - The World Economic Forum announced today that it will hold its Annual Meeting in 2002 in New York instead of Davos, Switzerland.

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