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DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA, 7 December 2011 – Friends of the Earth International has issued strong warnings against climate inaction at the UN climate talks in Durban, and blamed industrialised countries like the US, Canada, Japan and Europe for seeking to unravel existing agreements under the guise of a “new mandate” for the climate negotiations. As…

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World bank water projects in various Asian countries. In January 1997, Manila opened the bidding for the privatization of the city’s Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), Asia’s largest and, by some measures, the world’s largest water sector privatization to date. MWSS, responsible for delivering water and sewerage services to Manila’s 11 million residents, invited…

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Friends of the Earth Mexico/ Otros Mundos works with 8 groups of families in Chiapas through the Network of Alternative Sustainable Family Systems (RESISTE). They hold regional meetings to share experiences on agroecological practices like seed exchange and the sale of local products. They also hold workshops with these groups about ecological farming systems and sustainable…

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