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Date published: 01-05-2017

 Two major world forums focused on urban issues – the U.N.-sponsored World Urban Forum (WUF) and a social-movement-sponsored Social Urban Forum (SUF) – took place in Rio de Janeiro in the last week of March, 2010. The forums were extremely different, almost existing in two different worlds, but they tolerated each other; the contrasts and similarities were striking.   In its own words, the World Urban Forum  …was established by the United Nations to examine...

Date published: 06-22-2010
Forced and market-driven evictions are increasing dramatically worldwide, with devastating effects on millions of children, women and men across the globe.

Date published: 06-21-2010
Two boys play in a shanty town in Bawana, on the outskirts of Delhi. Photo: Nita Bhalla By Nita Bhalla NEW DELHI (AlertNet) - As millions across the globe focus their attention on the World Cup in South Africa, the Indian capital New Delhi is busy preparing to host another international sporting event - the 2010 Commonwealth Games. Underground train stations and stadiums are being constructed, roads widened, flyovers erected, parking...

Date published: 06-19-2010
US Social Forum
Source: US Social Forum
Another World is Possible. Another U.S. is Necessary. Another Detroit is Happening!

Date published: 06-19-2010
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