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Interview with Jean Ziegler: "Emmaus is all about rejecting powerlessness"

Emmaus International is launching its first World Forum of Alternatives led with the most excluded, this September in Geneva. A few months in advance of this important event, we have talked to sociologist and alter-globalist, Jean Ziegler, also author of the book, Capitalism explained to my granddaughter, in the hope that she will see the end of it.

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Emmaus International stands in solidarity with Palestinians

With its long-standing history of being mobilised in favour of sustainable peace and the freedom of movement, Emmaus International today supports all citizens who struggle for peace. Emmaus International stands in solidarity with Palestinians and denounces the unacceptable acts of violence towards them that took place on Monday 14 May during a protest on their right to return.

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Emmaus International Condemns the Political Assassination of Marielle Franco

The 5th Emmaus International regional assembly in the Americas was held from 12-18 March. During the assembly the Emmaus groups of the region held internal discussions but they were also able to build alliances with social movements from Brazil which fight exclusion.

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Emmaus International supports the Rohingya minority displaced in Bangladesh

 

Emmaus International has just launched an appeal for solidarity to all its members in order to help the Rohingya population suffering persecution in Burma.

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Kudumbam diary #2 : “Seeds need to be politicised!”

Emilio Painemal has been a companion at the Emmaus Urracas community in Chile for sixteen years. A staunch defender of the Mapuche, a population in Chile and Argentina, and of protecting the environment, in January he took part in the Emmaus International work camp in India, at the Kudumbam community.

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