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ABOUT THE CAMPAIGN

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  Partners
  Organizations
disinvesting from
the World Bank's
Bonds worldwide

Global partners

International organisations

Friends of the Earth International

Friends of the Earth International exposes the role of development banks in supporting the private sector; campaigns against the privatization of public services, calls for an end to the financing of harmful fossil fuel and mining projects, strives to enhance civil society control over the institutions, and works for the recognition of ecological debt.

Jubilee South

Jubilee South is a network of jubilee and debt campaigns, social movements, people's organizations, communities, NGOs and political formations. The Jubilee South network aims to and is in the process of emerging and developing as an international South movement on the debt. It has members from over 40 countries from the regions of Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa and Asia/Pacific, composed of 85 groups. It was formally constituted in November 1999 in a South-South Summit held in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. The Summit brought together 119 leaders and representatives from various

United States

50 Years is Enough

50 Years Is Enough: U.S. Network for Global Economic Justice is a coalition of over 200 U.S. grassroots, women's, solidarity, faith-based, policy, social- and economic-justice, youth, labor and development organizations dedicated to the profound transformation of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The Network works in solidarity with over 185 international partner organizations in more than 65 countries. Through education and action, the Network is committed to transforming the international financial institutions' policies and practices, to ending the outside imposition of neo-liberal economic programs, and to making the development process democratic and accountable. We were founded in 1994, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the founding of the World Bank and IMF. We focus on action-oriented economic literacy training, public mobilization, and policy advocacy.

Netherlands

A SEED Europe

A SEED Europe is a network that initiates actions and campaigns on environmental and social justice issues. Our current campaigns are centered around issues of the production, distribution and consumption of food (small, local organic farms instead of agribusiness, biotechnology and supermarkets selling genetically modified food); and the coordination of the World Bank Disinvestment Campaign in Europe. Our main activities are promoting discussion, encouraging positive action, distributing publications and coordinating meetings.


Indonesia

Anti Debt Coalition Indonesia (Koalisi Anti Utang)

Anti Debt Coalition Indonesia is a coalition of Indonesian civil society groups: environmental organisations, farmers, students, womens, Indigenous people's, urban poor and workers organisations - as well as individuals who care about the problem of foreign debt. This coalition aims at reinforcing the role of the civil society in the problem of new foreign debt. We urge for debt cancellation as a way out from Indonesia's debt and economic crisis.

Thailand

Focus on the Global South

Focus aims to consciously and consistently articulate, link and develop greater coherence between local community-based and national, regional and global paradigms of change. Focus on the Global South strives to create a distinct and cogent link between development at the grassroots and the "macro" levels.

 

 

 

 


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