Posts Tagged: WTO
Twenty years ago, experts refused to see the truth about the dark side of globalization. Then Seattle happened.
How fighting back against one arcane, Nixon-era trade negotiating procedure could put a stop to a global corporate coup.
South Korea may be better known for its high-tech exports, but its small farmers are leading the way when it comes to food sovereignty and community agriculture.
The World Trade Organization struggles for relevance in a world that embraces diversity.
The WTO should stop insisting on an out-of-date trade agenda. It should get back on track -- or get out of the way -- to support fresh approaches that bolster local food systems.
According to Mark Engler, the future of globalization is in question. Will the fight between "imperial globalization" and "corporate globalization" lead to the rise of democratic globalization"?
Will the WTOs Doha talks come back from the dead?
From the point of view of environmental sustainability, global trade has become deeply dysfunctional.
Think trade liberalization in agriculture and industry is bad? What the United States and EU want to do with financial services is a train wreck about to happen.
Think the current global food crisis is something new? Just ask the North Koreans.