III. Economic governance : a southern perspective. Structural Adjustment policy imposed as condition of loans Very unpopular Developing countries demand a more balanced world governance body. Structural Adjustment. Some of the conditions for structural adjustment can include:
Some of the conditions for structural adjustment can include:
Which of these policies do you think are the most unpopular with developing countries?
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
Responsible for dealing with development issues, particularly international trade – the main driver of development.
“We are the 99 percent. We are getting kicked out of our homes. We are forced to choose between groceries and rent. We are denied quality medical care. We are suffering from environmental pollution. We are working long hours for little pay and no rights, if we're working at all. We are getting nothing while the other 1 percent is getting everything. We are the 99 percent.”
Vandana at the G8 summit in 2005 Shiva – Biopiracy
Chapter 8 Mindset 7’30
Le Monde at the G8 summit in 2005Diplomatique and ATTAC
ATTAC (Association for the Taxation of Financial Transactions and for Citizens' Action)
advocates the antiglobalization cause
Ignacio RamonetSpanish journalist and writer – his editorial brought on the creation of ATTAC
Susan George of the at the G8 summit in 2005Transnational Institute
3 Sociologists having detailed underdevelopment and dependence in a world ruled by the capitalist system
Mastering Modern World History
Chapter 9 The United Nations pp. 181-189