A workbook created by the Biodiversity Alliance seeks to rethink the effects of the free trade agreements, as well as point out their harmful effects; since these are powerful “legal” frameworks—in parallel to national legislation—that grant corporations leeway to maneuver, while shutting out possibilities for people to access justice. Nevertheless, the struggles are going strong. Read the publication (in Spanish) here.
Free Trade Agreements: Instruments that Subjugate Rights
WRM Bulletin 243 14 May 2019