G20, World Bank/ IMF Annual Meetings, November 16, 2001

What: Teach-in: Global Justice, Global Peace

When: A free public forum, Friday, November 16, 2001.

Where: St Matthew's Anglican Church, 130 Glebe Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario.

Panel 1: 6:00 - 8:00 pm - Global Poverty and Insecurity
How the World Bank and the IMF increase global poverty and insecurity

  • Alejandro Bendaña, Center for International Studies, Nicaragua
  • Anna Kikwa, Tanzania Gender Networking Program, Tanzania
  • Steve Hellinger, Development GAP, USA
  • Lidy Nacpil, Freedom from Debt Coalition & Jubilee South, Philippines

---- 15 minutes break ----
Panel 2: 8:15 - 10:15 pm - A Better World Is Possible
How civil society is building a New Agenda for Peace and a Transformation of the Global Economy

  • Maude Barlow, Council of Canadians, Canada
  • Peter Coombs, End the Arms Race, Canada
  • Oronto Douglas, Environment Rights Action, Nigeria
  • John Cavanagh, Institute for Policy Studies, USA

Brought to you by the Council of Canadians, the Halifax Initiative and the International Forum on Globalization