Posted on 02 February 2011 by editor
By Gonzalo Ortiz
QUITO, Jan 24, 2011 (IPS/TerraViva) – Ecuadorean immigrants have been put in an even more vulnerable position by the lingering economic crisis in the industrialised world, especially in Spain and the United States, the main destinations for migrants from Latin America.
Posted on 16 February 2010 by editor
Antonio Martins entrevista al sociÃ³logo Boaventura de Sousa Santos
PORTO ALEGRE, feb (IPS/TerraViva) En el Foro Social Mundial (FSM) de este aÃ±o, el mayor Ã¡mbito de quienes se oponen al capitalismo, adquieren protagonismo los sindicatos y las cosmovisiones no occidentales, dice en esta entrevista el sociÃ³logo portuguÃ©s Boaventura de Sousa Santos. Continue Reading
Posted on 28 January 2010 by admin
Credit: Claudia Diez de Medina/IPS
By Mario de Queiroz
LISBON, Jan 23, 2010 (IPS) – Nearly a decade after its inception, and in spite of some reverses, on balance the World Social Forum (WSF) has proved a resounding success as a platform for planet-wide debate, from the point of view of the people most affected by the world’s problems.