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Samir Amin, the organic internationalist

Screening of Aziz Salmone Fall’s film “Samir Amin, l’internationaliste organique” and overview of the issues at stake in his work on self-centred development: Friday 28 May at 3 pm (Dakar) and 5 pm (Geneva). Moderator Pr Cherif Salif Sy, Chair Dr Cheikh Gueye. The collection of thoughts by Samir Amin published by CETIM will be […]

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Webinar: International arbitration and corporate impunity: lessons from the cases Chevron and RWE

International arbitration and corporate impunity: lessons from the cases Chevron and RWE Friday, 21st May 2021, 4 pm – 5:30 pm Amsterdam, 9 am to 10:30 am Quito Webinar: to join please register at this link: https://tinyurl.com/iaci-chev-rwe (Simultaneous interpretation will be provided in English, Spanish and German) Convened by: Global Campaignto Reclaim Peoples Sovereignty, Dismantle […]

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Virtual side-event: The UN Binding Treaty on TNCs and human rights. Civil society perspectives from the regions

At the occasion of the 46th session of the UN Human Rights Council VIRTUAL SIDE-EVENT: Alive and Kicking: The UN Binding Treaty on TNCs and human rights. Civil society perspectives from the regions Organised by CETIM and the Global Campaign to Reclaims People’s Sovereignty, Dismantle Corporate Power and Stop Impunity Date: Thursday 18th of March, 2pm-3.30pm (CET)          Register: […]

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Videoconference: The power of law and the rights of the powerful

The power of law and the rights of the powerful. European and “Euro-African” treaties under the microscope Videoconference Thursday 6 May 2021 6.30 pm (Paris time) With Adam Abdou Hassan, teacher-researcher in public law, associate member of the CUREJ of the University of Rouen-Normandy, on his book, Puissance du droit et droit des puissants. Les […]

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Cheikh Anta Diop: live virtual event in French

The 13th book of the collection Pensées d’hier pour demain of the CETIM Cheikh Anta Diop, a collection of texts, will be presented at the virtual event organized by the GRILA (in French) Sunday, February 7, 2020 at 1pm Montreal, 6pm Dakar (UTC), 7pm Geneva

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Relocation of clinical trials to poor countries

Multinational pharmaceutical companies are relocating an increasing share of clinical trials of their new drugs on humans to countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe. The Responsible Multinationals Initiative, spearheaded by a broad coalition of Swiss NGOs, calls for multinationals to respect human and environmental rights in their foreign operations. What are the […]

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Radio series on the responsible multinationals

The programme “Le Monde est beau” on Radio Django is launching a series of radio meetings around the initiative on responsible multinationals. You can follow this series every Tuesday from 7pm on www.django.fm We would like to inform you of two evenings dedicated to the work of CETIM, namely: – On 29 October, an interview […]

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