El Libre Comercio antes que el Clima: Los gobiernos y empresas del Foro de Cooperación Económica Asia-Pacífico discutirán la integración comercial y económica justo antes de la Cumbre del Clima en Chile

Por Mary Louise Malig* [in English] Después de las masivas movilizaciones y huelgas por el clima que tuvieron lugar en numerosas ciudades alrededor del planeta, con un estimado de más de seis millones de participantes, crece la expectativa en la próxima Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre Cambio Climático, también conocida como COP25, que se llevará a cabo en Santiago, Chile, del 2 al 13 … Continue reading El Libre Comercio antes que el Clima: Los gobiernos y empresas del Foro de Cooperación Económica Asia-Pacífico discutirán la integración comercial y económica justo antes de la Cumbre del Clima en Chile

Free Trade first: The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation will be convening governments and business to discuss trade and economic integration in Chile right before the Climate Summit

By: Mary Louise Malig* [en español] After the massive mobilizations and climate strikes that took place in numerous cities around the planet, with an estimate of more than six million people participating, many are now turning their attention to the coming United Nations Framework on Climate Change Conference or COP 25 for short. COP 25 will be help in Santiago, Chile from December 2-13, 2019 … Continue reading Free Trade first: The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation will be convening governments and business to discuss trade and economic integration in Chile right before the Climate Summit

The whole of Mercosur in exchange for a plate of beef

By: Mary Louise Malig, Global Forest Coalition After 20 years of negotiations, the EU-Mercosur Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is entering a crucial moment where it can come to a tragic end. To paraphrase a well-known saying, Mercosur is offering its kingdom for a plate of lentils, or in this case, its sovereignty for a plate of beef. Free trade agreements are not only about commodity … Continue reading The whole of Mercosur in exchange for a plate of beef