Walden Bello

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Walden Bello

Foreign Policy In Focus columnist Walden Bello is a member of the House of Representatives of the Philippines and a senior analyst at the Bangkok-based research and advocacy institute Focus on the Global South.

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The Anti-Climate Summit

When it comes to climate change, columnist Walden Bello writes, the G8 got its numbers all wrong.

Destroying African Agriculture

The World Bank and the IMF are the real culprits behind the current food crisis, argues columnist Walden Bello.

Possibility

In the poem Possibility, Frances Payne Adler reflects on life after the closure of a military base.

The Day After

Where will the Bali roadmap take us?

Players and Plays at Bali

Bush still balks on global warming, Australia changes its tune, and activists insist on climate justice.

All Fall Down

Ten years after the Asian financial crisis, the Pacific economies have yet to really recover. Meanwhile, as columnist Walden Bello argues, finance capital resists any form of global regulation, making more financial crises likely.