#16-19 Vicious Economics … Militarization and Money vs Climate and Sustainability

Speakers addressed Militarization and Economic Attacks on Sustainable Development as key areas requiring massive civil society awareness and organizing, on the second day of the Association for Women’s Rights in Development’s 12th Annual AWID Forum in Istanbul, in April 2012. [Previously released as WINGS #09-12]

Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Amina Mama, feminist scholar from Nigeria now heading Women’s and Gender Studies at UC Davis; and, Chee Yoke-Ling, Director of Programmes, Third World Network, China. 

Credits: Audio courtesy of FIRE (Feminist International Radio Endeavour); editing for WINGS by Bea Bernhausen; script, narration: Frieda Werden.

Comments: The global women’s movement has been dealing with today’s crises a long time.