Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Trade Justice: Alternative Visions from the Global South


For decades, the European Union has dictated the terms of global trade to the benefit of its industries and to the detriment of economies in the developing world. The EU has excluded the voice of civil society around the world and claims that there is no alternative to the current model of free trade.

In this inspiring video trade justice activists, human rights experts and trade unionists from Brazil to Zimbabwe tell a different story. They believe that we can do things differently. There are countless economic alternatives -- and it's time the EU listened to them. 

To find out more and take action on trade justice, go to www.comhlamh.org/campaigns

News AEFJN n°64: November 2012 (Africa Europe Faith Justice Network)