Marie Michael Library

Title

The contemporary global social movements: emergent proposals, connectivity and development implications

Author

Ghimire, Kleger B.

Description

This paper explores the complexities and potential for change inherent in a new wave of global movements concerned with patterns of development and globalization. This paper discusses five of these movements: debt relief, trade, Tobin tax, anticorruption, and fair trade. The author assesses their organizational structure, social base, claims, methods of action and results.

File No

UNRISD-CS19

Agency

UNRISD

Date

August, 2005

Subject(s)

Social movement

Pages

24