GALLERY / MULTIMEDIA
On Dec 1, 2011 an international coalition called World Bank Out of Climate Finance held a rally and speak out at the Occupy COP17 spaced during the UNFCCC COP17 negotiations.
Lidy Nacpil of Jubilee South and the WB Out of Climate Finance coalition on why the Global South and 99% do not want the World Bank and private sector involved in climate policy.
In commemoration of the campaign of 16 Days of Anti Violence Against Women, Solidaritas Perempuan and Solidaritas Perempuan Jabotabek held demonstrations in two separate locations in Jakarta to protest World Bank and Asian Development Bank financing, which they say have caused impoverishment and violence against women.
Protestors from the Freedom from Debt Coalition, Philippine Movement for Climate (PMCJ) and JSAPMDD marched to the US Embassy in Manila on November 24 to demand for climate justice, particularly for the US and Annex 1 countries to honor their historical responsibilities, curb their GhG emissions and provide reparations for their climate debt.
As part of its continuing effort to contribute to the global movement for change, JSAPMDD participated in the 11th South Asia Social Forum (2011 SASF) held in Dhaka, Bangladesh from November 18 to 22. Under the theme "Democracy for Social Transformation in South Asia: Participation, Equity, Justice and Peace", the alliance and its members organized and participated in several events tackling various issues and challenges that confront countries in the South Asian region.