Jul 292010
 

Excerpt from Gender Toolkit for International  Finance-Watchers  Produced by: Gender Action Anna Rooke, Programs Coordinator Mande Limbu, Programs Director Full document here “Women are the most vulnerable and the best poised to curb the effect of climate change.” (WEDO 2007) The IFIs and commercial banks, through continuous investments in fossil-fuels, increase greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions […]

Jul 292010
 

Excerpt from Doubling the Damage: World Bank Climate Investment Funds Undermine Climate and Gender Justice This paper was prepared by: Anna Rooke, Programs Coordinator, Gender Action With contributions from: Elaine Zuckerman, President, Gender Action and Liane Schalatek, Associate Director, Heinrich Böll Foundation North America With Financial Support From: Heinrich Böll Foundation North America Full document […]

Jul 212010
 

Publicación: REVOLUCIÓN AGROECOLÓGICA: El Movimiento de Campesino a Campesino de la ANAP en Cuba,  Cuando el campesino ve, hace fe.  Autores: Braulio Machín Sosa, Adilén María Roque Jaime, Dana Rocío Ávila Lozano y Peter Michael Rosset Este es  un libro de cómo una isla –Cuba- creció un movimiento impulsado por la convicción de sus familias […]

Jul 212010
 

Excerpt from: Our Land, Our Future: Promoting Indigenous Participation and Rights in Mining, Climate Change and Decision-Making in Guyana, 2010 By Marcus Colchester and Jean La Rose Amerindian Peoples Association, Forest Peoples Programme and The North-South Institute. Full report here Executive Summary: This report summarises the efforts made by the Amerindian Peoples Association (APA) over […]

Jul 212010
 

Source: Bassin Zim Educational Development Fund Mr .Hugh Grant Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Monsanto Corporation Dear Mr. Grant, In mid May of 2010, it was announced in Haiti that your company, Monsanto Corporation, decided to give 475 tons of seeds to Haiti. In fact, 60 tons had already been distributed in some areas. […]

Jul 212010
 

 Extracto de Estrategias Campesinas Andinas de Reducción de Riesgos Climáticos: Estado del arte y avances de investigacion en los Andes bolivianos Por Pablo Regalsky y Teresa Hosse, 2009 Documento completo aquí   Resumen Los campesinos andinos cuentan con estrategias productivas que les permiten afrontar los riesgos climáticos propios de las agroecologías de alta montaña, permitiéndoles responder […]

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