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Anti-globalisation campaigners carry on

After an initial period of shock and confusion in the wake of the 11 September attacks on the US, anti-globalisers have resumed their protests against multilateral trade and financial institutions.

2 November 2001

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Attac explores launch in UK

A UK branch of the international ATTAC network will be discussed at a meeting on 17 November.

2 November 2001

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Bank watchdog compiles briefings

The Bank Information Centre has compiled a series of issue briefings on various aspects of World Bank and IMF-related activities.

2 November 2001

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50 Years Is Enough Network cancels protests

The following message was circulated electronically by the 50 Years Is Enough network on Sunday, September 16, 2001.

16 September 2001

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Southern African Bank watch

The Alternative Information and Development Centre (AIDC), based in Cape Town, South Africa, has launched a newsletter to monitor the World Bank and IMF activities in Southern Africa.

5 April 2001

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“Fighting neo-liberalism in the Asia-Pacific”

The Asia Pacific Peoples’ Solidarity Conference will be held in Jakarta, Indonesia, 7-10 June, 2001, organised by the Indonesian Centre for Reform and Social Emancipation (INCREASE ).

5 April 2001

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New annual World Bank civil society forum

A new World Bank-Civil Society Forum will be held each year.

6 February 2001

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New Freshwater Action Network

A new network has been launched to support NGO advocacy around freshwater issues.

6 February 2001

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Seattle remembered at IMF protests

Activists and NGOs in Washington marked the first anniversary of the Seattle-WTO protests by holding a counter-reception outside the IMF’s headquarters during the formal opening of its new visitor center.

12 December 2000

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New “Net the debt” site

OneWorld has launched DebtChannel.org, a global portal site on international debt.

12 December 2000