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Unveiling Economic Justice: The Economy and Austerity Mass Teach-In

In a world where economic inequality remains a persistent challenge, voices advocating for change are rising louder than ever. Last week, the Alternative Information Development Centre (AIDC) and the Cry of the Xcluded joined forces to host the Economy and

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Civil society marches for a better tomorrow!

For too long, austerity has been the guiding principle of our economic strategy, promising fiscal responsibility while delivering hardship for those least able to bear it. Cuts to essential services, stagnant wages, and a widening wealth gap have become all

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ECONOMY AND AUSTERITY MASS TEACH-IN

The Alternative Information Development Centre and the Cry of the Xcluded will be hosting a two-day Economy and Austerity Mass Teach-In. This event is geared towards individuals with a keen interest in economic justice and social welfare. Participants can expect

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CONFERENCE: ALTERNATIVES TO DEBT AND AUSTERITY

🔊 Join us ahead of the 2024 Budget Speech for a conference on alternatives to debt and austerity! 🌍 The Alternative Information and Development Centre will be hosting a two-day conference preceding the 2024 Budget Speech from 14 to 15 February

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HYBRID BOOK LAUNCH | Until We Fall: Long Distance Life on the Left

  Join us on Monday 22 January 2024, from 18h00 at AIDC Solidarity Centre and via Zoom for the book launch of Until We Fall: Long Distance Life on the Left by Helena Sheehan.  GUEST SPEAKERS:  Colin Bundy, the South

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Just Transition Conference: We must adopt a public pathway approach to drive a swift transition to a low-carbon economy

Climate change is a pressing issue that requires immediate action. To address this challenge, we need to put forward a public pathway approach towards driving a transition to a low-carbon economy. This approach can overcome deep socio-economic inequalities and create

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Losing the Lion’s Share: Understanding Illicit Financial Flows from the Perspective of Workers and Communities in the Global South

The Alternative Information & Development Centre, the Asian Peoples’ Movement on Debt and Development, Iglesias y Minería and the Justiça nos Trilhos will be hosting a webinar on Understanding Illicit Financial Flows from the Perspective of Workers and Communities in

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Report: Strategies to resist austerity

On the 15th of March 2023, AIDC hosted a public forum to discuss international and historical experiences of austerity with Professor Clara Mattei, author of The Capital Order: How Economists Invented Austerity and Paved the Road to Fascism. For the

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Strategies to Resist Austerity!

AIDC is hosting a discussion on International and Historical Experiences of Austerity with Clara Mattei – author of the Capital Order: How economists invented austerity and paved the way to fascism on the 15 March 2023.  Following the input from

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AIDC FORUM | Private sector is the problem not the solution to the electricity crisis: a public pathway is possible!

The electricity crisis is getting worse. Loadshedding is happening more frequently and for longer periods. The situation has become intolerable. A stagnant economy is teetering and another recession beckons. Many workers will lose their jobs as businesses close. Of course,

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