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Initiative internationale pour repenser l’économie (IRE)

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The IRE programme is designed to renew contemporary economic thought. Its mission is to encourage the emergence of new proposals in the economic field.
This programme consists in identifying themes that call for innovation, have significant social and environmental impact and lend themselves to practical applications. For that purpose, IRE has established an online documentary base with innovative discussions and reform proposals.

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Sections ACME
--- The Global Governance Project
--- The Global Compact
--- International Forum on Globalization
--- Global Marshall Plan Initiative
--- Biens publics à l’Échelle Mondiale
--- Institute for research and debate on governance
--- United Nations University
--- Governance
--- Coredem
--- Building Global Democracy
--- New Rules for Global Finance
--- Centre for UN Reform Education
--- Bretton Woods Project
--- Global Administrative Law Project
--- Inter Press Service (IPS)
--- Chaos International
--- The Blog of Chaos International
--- Rinoceros
--- Olivier De Schutter. UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food
--- Democracia Sur
--- ATD Fourth World
--- Peoples Summit. On the road to Rio+20
--- Social Watch
--- Choike
--- International Forum of national NGO platforms (ONG-NGO)
--- Alliance for a Responsible, Plural and United World
--- Citizens Assemblies
--- Global Governance Institute
--- Pambazuka News
--- Europe Solidaire Sans Frontières
--- Adital
--- Forum China?Europe
--- Fondation Charles Léopold Mayer pour le progrès de l’homme
--- World Resources Institute
--- GEG Project
--- World Social Forum
--- Reflections on a Revolution
--- The World Revolution
--- WikiLeaks
--- Al Jazeera English
--- AGTER - Improving the Governance of Land, Water and Natural Ressources
--- Habitat International Coalition
--- Alliance for Rebuilding Governance in Africa
--- Forum of Ethics & Responsibilities (FER)
--- Fondation Sciences Citoyennes
--- Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy
--- IBase
--- Third World Network (TWN)
--- La Via Campesina
--- Network Institute for Global Democratization
--- Foreign Policy In Focus
--- International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect (ICRtoP)
--- International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)
--- Tellus Institute
--- EarthAction
--- University of the People
--- Transnational Institute
--- Friends of the Earth International
--- Committee for the Abolition of the Third World Debt (CADTM)
--- World March of Women
--- Global Governance 2020
--- Site web de Ressources pour la Paix
--- Centre for the Study of Developing Societies (CSDS)
--- Center for People Empowerment in Governance (CenPEG)
--- Comité Catholique contre la Faim et pour le Développement (CCFD - Terre Solidaire)
--- Research and Information Centre for Development (CRID)
--- Tax Justice Network
--- Joint - Liga das ONGs em Moçambique
--- Perkumpulan Prakarsa
--- Praxis - Institute for Participatory Practices
--- Voice - Voices for Interactive Choice and Empowerment
--- Poverty Action Network in Ethiopia (PANE)
--- Global Financial Integrity
--- The Real News
--- Integrated Social Development Centre
--- FIDH : mouvement mondial des droits de l’Homme
--- Forest Peoples Programme
--- Global Witness
--- Green Cross International
--- Climate Change Task Force
--- Greenpeace International
--- Institute for Policy Studies
--- Web site on International Development of the Chaire de Recherche en Développement des Collectivités (CRDC)
--- International Land Coalition
--- Inaise
--- IRED
--- OECD Watch
--- Change.org
--- Common Dreams
--- OneWorld.net
--- Attac International
--- Vigeo
--- Finance Watch
--- Sud PTT
--- Food First International Action Network (FIAN)
--- Centre Europe - Tiers Monde (CETIM)
--- Observatorio de las Multinacionales en América Latina (OMAL)
--- Corporate Europe Observatory
--- Enlazando Alternativas
--- Groupe de Recherche pour une Stratégie Économique Alternative (GRESEA)
--- Forum for Democratic Global Governance (FIM)
--- Sherpa
--- Peuples Solidaires
--- Planetworkshops
--- Public Citizen
--- Rainforest Action Network
--- International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
--- Ibero American Science and Technology Education Consortium (ISTEC)
--- European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center (ESISC)
--- Coordination SUD
--- Association 4D - Dossiers et Débats pour le Développement Durable
--- Institut du Développement Durable et des Rélations Internationales (IDDRI)
--- Institute for Transnational Arbitration
--- Transnational Institute for Grassroots Research and Action (TIGRA)
--- Dialogues, Proposals, Stories, for a World Citizenship (DPH)
--- NPI Initiative
--- Hong Kong Democratic Development Network
--- ???? China Dialogue
--- ?????? China Development Brief
--- NGOcn.net
--- Social Resources Institute (SRI)
--- ??? (Green TV)
--- Asia Sentinel
--- ?????? China Labour Bulletin
--- Globethics.net
--- The Democratic Society
--- Sustainable Earth Alliance
--- International Alliance of Journalistes
--- REDD+ Social & Environmental Standards
--- World Forum of Fish Harvesters & Fish Workers (WFF)
--- World Learning
--- The Hunger Project
--- World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (WANGO)
--- Environment Liaison Center International
--- Small Planet Institute
--- Women’s Environment & Development Organization (WE DO)
--- Independent Media Center (Indymedia)
--- United Cities and Local Governments
--- United Cities and Local Governments Asia-Pacific
--- Plateforme des acteurs non étatiques
--- International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
--- International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
--- International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)
--- Global Development Learning Network (GDLN)
--- Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)
--- Beyond2015
--- Alliance Internationale des Éditeurs Indépendants
--- Third World Forum
--- Confederación de Trabajadores de la Educación de la República Argentina (CTERA)
--- Environment and Development Action in the Third World (ENDA-TM)
--- World Forum for Alternatives
--- Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy
--- Southern Africa Social Forum (SASF)
--- Ushahidi
--- East Asia Forum
--- CMS
--- The Green Belt Movement
--- Local Economic Development Network of Africa (LEDNA)
--- Resource Conflict Institute (Reconcile)
--- The Centre for Internet & Society
--- Research and Information System
--- Toda Institute
--- Global Alliance For Banking on Values
--- Global Issues
--- Globalization Monitor
--- Just Foreign Policy
--- Public Services International
--- Blue Planet Project
--- Good Electronics
--- Fair Labor Association
--- Global Governance Watch
--- Centre for Asia Pacific Social Transformation Studies (CAPTRANS)
--- Global Footprint Network
--- The Widening Circle
--- The New Economics Foundation
--- Policy Innovations
--- Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs
--- Project Syndicate
--- New Perspectives Quarterly
--- Initiative internationale pour repenser l’économie (IRE)
--- CBD Alliance
--- Program on Democracy and Global Transformation
--- Global Voices
--- International Labour Organization
--- IPCC - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
--- World Health Organisation (WHO)
--- UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
--- Global Education Magazine
--- Campaign for People’s Goals for Sustainable Development

Latest publications on this Web site:

Blog de Pierre Calame
¤ 13 November 2012
Pierre Calame, polytechnicien, ingénieur des Ponts et Chaussées, a travaillé vingt ans au ministère français de l'Équipement où il a occupé diverses responsabilités de gestion territoriale et d'administration centrale. Il en est sorti convaincu de la nécessité d'une réforme radicale de l'État. Après un (...) read more

Alternatives et critiques économiques - Questions démocratiques
¤ 20 February 2012
Un numéro de la revue d'écologie politique du think tank "Etopia", qui "quatre ans après le déclenchement officiel de la crise financière approfondit les angles de critiques du système libéral-productiviste actuel, en offrant des contributions de nature politique, économique et épistémologique. Il (...) read more

Business as usual is not an option
¤ 1 December 2011
Intervention de Pierre Calame au forum asiatique de l'économie solidaire de novembre 2011 (Kuala Lumpur). My introduction could be summarized in two sentences in fact. We have made a long way over the past twenty years but the way ahead will be much longer and much harder. And considering the (...) read more

Serving People and Planet : Principles and Policy-Levers for a Global Transition of our Economies
¤ 5 April 2011
Our partners : Stakeholder Forum, the new economic foundation, World Future Council, ANPED, ALOE. This two days meeting has as main aims : Build a common and agreed vision on a sustainable economy and the needed international framework and combine and/or design innovative proposals to achieve (...) read more

The International Monetary System and Peace
¤ Aurore Lalucq ¤ 5 April 2011
An IRE and EPS Workshop with the Support of the Charles Leopold Mayer Foundation. Paris, June 16 and 17, 2008 With : James K. Galbraith - Barkley Rosser - Pierre Jacquet - Christian Chavagneux - Paul Davidson - Bill Black - Lord John Eatwell - Ping Chen - Luiz Carlos Bresser-Pereira - Bernard (...) read more

Building Together Local Indicators for Societal Progress
¤ Aurore Lalucq ¤ 5 April 2011
A stage along the OECD Programme: "Measuring and Fostering the Progress of Societies" Economic competitiveness and efficiency remain the priorities sought by societies and the ultimate objectives of public policy, while these should only be intermediate goals. The well-being of everyone should (...) read more

The Financial Crisis, the US Economy, and International Security in the New Administration
¤ Aurore Lalucq ¤ 5 April 2011
The international financial system has come to a pass which we had not seen since 1929. The difficulties we are confronting will not be overcome by spontaneous market adjustments or minor regulatory interventions: what we need is a new financial architecture, built on new policies and new (...) read more

Reforming international finance and the monetary system
¤ Wojtek Kalinowski ¤ 5 April 2011
The 15th and 16th of June 2009, IRE gathered a group of eminent international specialists in finance, banking and monetary regulation, at the Charles Leopold Mayer Foundation in Paris. The purpose of this second meeting – the first one took place one year ago, in summer 2008, i.e. before the (...) read more

The Next Stage : Financial Reforms, Jobs and Housing, the Dollar and the International System
¤ 5 April 2011
The conference will analyze and offer actionable recommendations for the ongoing economic crisis and reform proposals, including the new initiatives of the G-20 and the Obama administration. Issues will range from banks and regulation reform to international banking and finance including the (...) read more

Leverage points for a great transition
¤ 5 April 2011
More and more people agree that humanity has entered in a “great transition” process. That means a systemic change from the reality of the societies at the end of the 20th century to what should be the global society by 2050. - Working (...) read more

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