global south

Mar 8, 2018
Yolanda Becerra Vega of the Organización Femenina Popular (OFP) in Colombia, KAIROS Women of Courage partner.

Be a feminist every day of the year

Rachel Warden
This year we are happy that it is finally acceptable (and even trendy) to be a feminist, but we urge Canadians and the Canadian government to fully embrace the challenge.
Jan 18, 2018

KAIROS Canada's wish list for 2018

Cheryl McNamara
Always striving for extraordinary change, KAIROS expects bold new provincial and federal policies this year that will advance human and ecological rights.
Apr 27, 2013

Toxic Tour to expose mining practices

On April 29, British Columbia’s mining companies will have a gala celebration at Canada Place in Vancouver to kick off BC Mining Week 2013. The Mining Justice Alliance also has plans for the week.
Apr 18, 2013

Dangers of global rush for aviation biofuel

With profits increasingly threatened by rising fuel prices, airlines are turning to biofuels both to reduce costs and to give the industry a sustainable image.
Apr 3, 2013

The global state of humanity

The latest United Nations Human Development Report compiles statistics on life expectancy, education and access to human resources in order to compose the Human Development Index.
Mar 27, 2013

The progress of nations

The latest United Nations Human Development Report provides like no other a comprehensive snapshot of the progress and regress of nations.
Sep 24, 2012

Book: Paved with Good Intentions

A new book challenges the idea that non-governmental organizations working in the Global South help people to achieve meaningful and just development.
Jun 13, 2012

Debt, reparations and a new form of power

How do we move from economies of indebtedness towards sustainable and socially just development? Northern, neoliberal, funding regulations have not produced a financially solvent form of development.
May 2, 2012

What is the post-colonial state?

In "The Post-Colonial State in the Era of Globalization," Tariq Amin-Khan argues that the post-colonial state is historically post-imperial but economically manacled by the empire's latest forms.
Feb 13, 2011

Imperialist Canada

Redeye recorded Todd Gordon at the launch of his new book, Imperialist Canada. Gordon interweaves histories of indigenous dispossession in Canada with the actions of Canadian capital overseas.


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