Tag Archives: Philippine

Free Download against Free Trade: Rock Music to #EndWTO


Anti-WTO protest comes in many shapes and colours – and this one in the form of a free Music download: On “Rock against the Round”, the Musicians against the WTO (MAW) Project has put their protest into music and lyrics. The … Continue reading

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Some news reports on the World Social Forum


Here are links to some media reports on the WSFM – the pickings are rather slim so far… (to be updated)

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NAGKAISA, NAGKAISA – WSFM Bonificacio Day Worker and Migrant Demonstrations


The closing day of the World Social Forum on Migration (WSFM) coincided with the national Holiday dedicated to Andres Bonifacio – a warehouse worker from Fressel and Company, born 30 November 1863 who led a nationalist and worker led revolution against the … Continue reading

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5th World Social Forum on Migration to be held in Manila


The next World Social Forum on Migration  (WSFM) will take place in Manila from November 26-30, 2012. This will mark the first time a World Social Forum takes place in an Asian country. The theme is “Rights, Mobility, Global Models: Looking … Continue reading

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International Migrants’ Day – a date with its own radio station


As most of you are aware, today is International Migrants’ Day. The date was chosen because  the UN General Assembly adopted the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families December … Continue reading

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