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WSF Process – Calendar of Mobilisations towards 2008 and 2009

WSF Process – Calendar of Mobilisations towards 2008 and 2009

2007

National events and dates

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August

17-20 - II National Conference of Public Policies for Women, Brasilia, DF
21-22 - March of Margaridas, Brasilia, DF

September

August 31 to September 1st - State meeting of the National Union for Popular Housing, Sindicato dos Bancarios, Belem, PA
First week - State-level campaigns to legalise abortion (Articulação de Mulheres Brasileiras)
01-07 - Brazilian Social Week and Vale do Rio Doce Plebiscite - CNBB
7 - Cry of Excluded
13-16 - World Education Forum, Alto Tiete, SP
18-21 - II National Encounter of Forest Peoples, (Coiab, CNS, GTA), Brasilia, DF
20-23 - Regional Seminar of Communities of African roots' religions, Belem, PA
20-22 - III State Conference for the Right to the City, Belem, PA
21 - National Day of Struggles of Handicapped People
24-28 - National Encounter of Human Rights, Brasilia, DF
25-28 - Pan Amazonian Fair of Solidarity Economy, Rio Branco, AC
28 - Struggle Day of struggle to legalise abortion, Brazil and Latin America
27-28 - Seminar to internalise WSF in the city, Belem, PA
Last week - Pan Amazonian Book Fair, Belem, PA

October

4-7 - National Fair on Family Agriculture and Agrarian Reform, Brasilia, DF
22-24 - II National Popular Assembly, Brasilia, DF
6-11 - National Encounter of Training on Violence against Women and National Politics Committee Meeting of AMB, Belem, PA
13 - Cirio de Nazare, (flyer distribution to mobilise for January 26, 2008), Belem, PA
15-30 - Democratisation of Communication Week, Intervozes
29-nov 1st - WSF International Council plenary, working groups and commissions meeting, Belem, PA

November

1-4 - Mercosur Youth Social Forum, Florianopolis, SC
4-7 - ENONG – National Encounter of AIDS NGOs, Goiania, GO
14-17 - National Fair of Solidarity Economy, Belo Horizonte, MG
14-18 - XXVIII National Conference on Health
20 - Black Conscience Day
25-29 - III National Conference of Cities, Brasilia

December

3-6 - VII National Conference of Children and Adolescent rights, Brasilia, DF
5-8 - V FAOR Conference, Palmas, TO
14-17 - National Conference of Social Assistance, Brasilia, DF
To be set - State Fair of Solidarity Economy, Belem, PA

Internation events and dates

August

23-26 - Quebec Social Forum, Montreal, Canada
30-sept 2nd - Social Movements Forum - Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, South Korea

September

10 - International Journey against WTO, Transnationals and Agribusiness
28 - Struggle of struggle to legalise abortion, Brazil and Latin America

October

"Blue October" - Month of Global Action against water privatisation / Launching of the Global Campaign "Zero Evictions"
7 - Action Day for Migrants Rights and for the Free Movement of People
7-12 - Americas Social Forum, Guatemala City, Guatemala
8 - Educational Seminar to remind Ernesto Che Guevara death (OCLAE), Bolivia
12 - Day of Indigenous, Black and Popular Resistance, Central America and Mexico
12 - International Journey "Freedom for the five Arrested Cuban Heroes in United States"
12 - Continental Cry of Excluded, Latin America
14-21 - Global Week of Action against Debt and Multilateral Financial Institutions
17 - International Day for Poverty Eradication
19-21 - Actions against the IMF and World Bank annual encounters
20 - Youth World Day
26-28 - V Continental Encounter of Solidarity with Cuba, Quito, Ecuador
29-nov 1st - WSF International Council plenary, working groups and commissions meeting, Belem, Brazil

November

To be set - Human Rights Week
To be set - MOICAN Peasant Encounter - Movimiento Indígena y Campesino Mesoamericano (Central American Indigenous and Peasant Movement), Nicaragua
8-10 - Iberoamerican Alternative Summit, Santiago, Chile
25 - International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
29 - Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

December

1 - World Day of Struggle against Aids/HIV
3-6 - VII National Conference of Children and Adolescent Rights
5-8 - V FAOR Conference, Palmas, TO, Brazil
3-14 - United Nations Climate Change Conference, Bali, Indonesia
8 - International Day of Action on Weather Changes
10 - March of Human Rights Week closure
To be set - Central America Encounter of Women from Honduras
To be set - VII Central American Forum of Panama Peoples
To be set - Central America School on Economics and Politics of Women
To be set - IV Central American Encounter of Latin America Network against Dams and in defence of Rivers and of Water, El Salvador
To be set - Mercosur Social Summit, Montevideo, Uruguay

*Send up-to-date events for this calendar to the email fsmci@forumsocialmundial.org.br