Articles by The Democracy Center Staff

Sowing Dignity in the face of Patriarchy and Climate Change, in photos

At the end of May 2015 the Democracy Center and women from the María Auxiliadora community in the Zona Sur of Cochabamba, Bolivia, organized a photo exhibition and speaking event under the title Sembrando Dignidad Ante el Patriarcado y el Cambio Climático – Sowing Dignity in the face of Patriarchy and Climate Change.

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Sembrando Dignidad ante el Patriarcado y el Cambio Climático, en fotografías

A finales de mayo El Centro para la Democracia junto a la presencia de algunas de las mujeres de la Comunidad María Auxiliadora en la Zona Sur de Cochabamba, Bolivia, organizó una exposición fotográfica y una charla denominada Sembrando Dignidad ante el Patriarcado y el Cambio Climático.

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Fracking with the Happy People

How the search for shale gas is exposing cracks in Denmark’s showcase democracy.

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Getting Action: Cutting Off The Flow Of Finance To Coal

Thomas Mc Donagh examines the RAN-headed campaign that has seen Bank of America do a u-turn on coal financing.

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Women, Violence and Climate Change

Irene, Isabel, María Eugenia, and Rosa - explore their stories of resilience to patriarchy and climate change

Climate Change is About…Women: What we learned about resilience in the women-led community of María Auxiliadora

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Bolivia: 15 Years After the Cochabamba Water Revolt, Echoes in New Cases of Corporate Abuse

The same patterns of corporate privilege and abuse witnessed in Cochabamba in 2000 persist today.

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Bolivia, 15 Years on from the Water War

Aldo Orellana on the Water War’s legacy in Bolivia fifteen years on.

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There’s Something About Water

What could Cochabamba in 2000 tell us about Ireland’s present battle over water privatization?

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Dec 2014 #2: What Happened at the United Nations Climate Summit in Lima

After Lima – what we saw and heard

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COP20 Gender Day – What does genuine, legitimate participation by women look like?

Leny Olivera writing from Lima, where the Democracy Center is hosting a photo exhibition at the People’s Climate Summit, based on our photo-documentary Climate Change is About…Women.

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