Henceforth, our country should be the universe. Flora Tristan The world is for the public good, such is the Great Way. Confucius Whenever you are in doubt, recall the face of the poorest and the weakest man. Gandhi An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come. Victor Hugo *

September 2012

Subscribe to the newsletter
Join us on FacebookFollow us on Twitter
September 2012

Where are we heading?
Rio + ???
Photo: Cintia Barenho

¤ 21 September 2012
Translations: English (original) .

The failure of Rio+20 could, to some extent, have been predicted. But what about the Peoples’ Summit? We demonstrated the vibrant and happy diversity that characterizes the peoples of the Earth, but we did not overcome our fragmentation. We showed proof of indignation, a capacity to mobilize, but we did not yet show signs of the vision and proposals that are needed, based on multiple and diverse ideas, on the many and diverse social and cultural identities and on a pluralism of visions, analyses and modes of action.

Source: What is our next major task?

World Governance Index
Proposal Papers
Dossiers and Documents
Document Database
Home Page
About Us
Front Page