Español
IPS – Inter Press Service News Agency
   
 
January 25th, 2009

assembleia010209_02paulinom4001IPS TerraViva reported from the 2009 World Social Forum in Belem, Brazil, from 27 January to 2 February.

A team of journalists from around the world covered the event for IPS TerraViva, in an effort carried out with the support of Oxfam Novib and ActionAid.

WSF ends with political resolutions and plan of action
Alejandro Kirk/IPS-TerraViva

The World Social Forum ended its ninth edition Sunday in Belem with its “Assembly of assemblies” adopting dozens of resolutions and proposals to be the subjects of a program of mobilizations around the world in 2009. More

Read the IPS TerraViva journal and the special supplement

Crisis: the way out starts here

tvcov3101

Special ActionAid Hunger Free Campaign supplement

hunger-freewb

IPS TerraViva has been involved and reported on the WSF process from the outset in 2001 in Porto Alegre. You can visit coverage of the World Social Forum Global Day of Action held in 2008 or access the IPS TerraViva Archives.

More about: Civil society, Global, Globalization and the South

 
Make a donation
 

What's New and Relevant

IPS launches a new media project with SGI
The Inter Press Service (IPS) International Association has initiated a new media project with the Tokyo-based Soka Gakkai International (SGI) for “strengthening awareness of the need for education for global citizenship and sustainable development.” The project embraces issues such as environment, development, peace, and human rights. It particularly includes an agreement to follow up on […]
IPS appoints Ramesh Jaura as new Director General
The Board of IPS meeting on 1st April 2014 unanimously elected Ramesh Jaura as the new Director General of IPS Inter Press Service. Mr. Jaura is a professional journalist and an experienced moderator and facilitator specialising in inter-cultural communication, globalization, international development cooperation, nuclear disarmament, culture of peace, and civil society. He is a German national […]
More >>  
U.S. Tribe Looks to International Court for Justice
Ending Modern Slavery Starts in the Boardroom
OP-ED: Beyond the Street Protests: Youth, Women and Democracy in Latin America
More >>  
 
 

  TAG CLOUD

ASEAN climate change communication cooperation development elections environment Global human rights IFAD IPS journalists Kofi Annan mdgs media media development poverty Terraviva UNDP women

Copyright © 2014 IPS – Inter Press Service News Agency. All rights reserved.