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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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Read CETIM’s new bulletin

The latest bulletin for 2020 begins with two articles related to Switzerland: the first discusses its foreign policy in the area of peasants rights, and the second looks at the concerns of the UN Special Rapporteur on the new approach of the Swiss cooperation.

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India: unprecedented mobilization of workers and peasants

 Press release   Geneva, 15th December 2020 – Over the last two weeks, India has been the scene of an unprecedented general strike. According to some media reports, it is believed to be the largest mobilization in the history of mankind: a human river of 250 million people, workers and peasants, hand in hand, marching […]

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Brazil: Environmental crimes and corporate impunity

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL (45th session) In a previous statement during this session of the Human Rights Council, the Special Rapporteur on toxic waste, Mr. Tuncak, made clear recommendations, based on the manifest deficiency of national regulation on transnational corporates in Brazil, calling for independent investigations into abuses of power by these entities.

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