[Video] Global Crises, Global Resistance - building alternatives with the Global South

23 February 2023 by Miguel Urbán Crespo , Broulaye Bagayoko , Dorothy Guerrero , Tarcísio Motta , Rityusha Mani Tiwary , Wim Moyaert

International conference, co-organised by the Transnational Institute, the Committee for the Abolition of Illegitimate Debts (CADTM) and the Left Group in the European Parliament (The Left), bringing together voices from four continents, to think and build convergences in a critical and holistic perspective on these multiple interconnected crises.

- 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐟. 𝐀𝐧𝐮𝐫𝐚𝐝𝐡𝐚 𝐂𝐡𝐞𝐧𝐨𝐲, 𝐉𝐢𝐧𝐝𝐚𝐥 𝐆𝐥𝐨𝐛𝐚𝐥 𝐔𝐧𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐢𝐭𝐲 (India)
- 𝐁𝐫𝐨𝐮𝐥𝐚𝐲𝐞 𝐁𝐚𝐠𝐚𝐲𝐨𝐤𝐨, CADTM Afrique (Mali)
- 𝐓𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐢́𝐬𝐢𝐨 𝐌𝐨𝐭𝐭𝐚, MP PSOL (Brazil)
- 𝐖𝐢𝐦 𝐌𝐨𝐲𝐚𝐞𝐫𝐭, Boerenforum / Via Campesina (Flandres, Belgium)
- 𝐌𝐢𝐠𝐮𝐞𝐥 𝐔𝐫𝐛𝐚́𝐧, MEP The Left (Spain)

After the Covid-19 pandemic, the severe, multidimensional and structural crises afflicting the world have only deepened, especially in the Global South. The war in Ukraine and its consequences keep challenging most economies, but in the Global South they are coupled with a permanent debt crisis and a climate emergency these countries have done little to cause.

Fortunately, these crises are facing resistance everywhere. With a deteriorating multilateralism and a changing world order, it is up to the movements to question and re-shape global governance. To envision a future centred on peoples’ needs and a healthy planet, we need to share Share A unit of ownership interest in a corporation or financial asset, representing one part of the total capital stock. Its owner (a shareholder) is entitled to receive an equal distribution of any profits distributed (a dividend) and to attend shareholder meetings. analyses, join struggles, think of alternatives and a common agenda together, overcoming Eurocentric, fragmented and allegedly technical approaches.

Miguel Urbán Crespo

Député européen pour Anticapitalistas et membre du groupe parlementaire The Left au Parlement européen.

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Broulaye Bagayoko

membre de la Coalition des Alternatives Africaines Dette et Développement (CAD-Mali) et Secrétaire Permanent du CADTM Afrique (Comité pour l’Abolition des Dettes Illégitimes) Tél : 65 88 11 53/74 90 73 95 e-mail : secretariatcadtmafrique at gmail.com

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