Diana Bronson

Diana Bronson joined the ETC Group (Action Group on Erosion, Technology and Concentration) as a programme manager and researcher in January 2009. She is trained as a political scientist and sociologist and has a professional background in journalism (CBC radio current affairs) and human rights (Rights & Democracy). She spent many years working with civil society groups fighting neo-liberal economic policies that favoured the corporate sector, increased economic inequality and ran roughshod over human rights and basic democratic considerations. She has been involved in researching, writing and organizing around international and regional trade and investment liberalization agreements, Canadian mining companies and has participated in international negotiations on a variety of human rights issues. She has also worked on Parliament Hill as a director of policy for the Leader of the New Democratic Party. She lives in Montreal with her family.

News
Feb 18, 2010

The slippery slope at Rights & Democracy

Diana Bronson
Madeleine Desnoyers
Peter Globensky
Nancy Thede
Four former employees voice their concerns about the direction being taken by the International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development
Blog
Dec 8, 2009

Leaving for Copenhagen

Diana Bronson
Over the weekend I found the time to take my 10-year-old daughter and two of her friends to see A Christmas Carol. The play was great but Scrooge kept reminding me of Stephen Harper.
News
Oct 15, 2009

Canada still a rogue state in global climate negotiations

Diana Bronson
From September 28 to October 9, thousands of government negotiators and citizens groups went to Bangkok for the penultimate international meeting before the Copenhagen climate summit in December.
News
May 4, 2009

Historic gathering shows the way on climate change

Diana Bronson
About 300 indigenous leaders and activists from around the world convened in Anchorage to discuss climate change. Mainstream Canadian media seems to have completely missed this historic event.
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