Alternatives Days 2009

Friday, October 9, 2009 - 09:00 - Sunday, October 11, 2009 - 16:00

From October 8th to 12th in 2007, Alternatives held its annual Alternatives Days, but this year it was in conjunction with the Quebec Social Forum. The events brought together an impressive array of our partners particularly from Algeria, Bolivia, Brazil, Cuba, Equator, the United States, France, Honduras, India, Iraq, Lebanon, Mali, Morocco, Mexico, Niger, Pakistan, Palestine, Peru and Venezuela.

Events included panels and workshops on issues such as the relationships between financial and environmental crises, sustainable societies, local and global concepts of development, education in Palestine, food justice, etc. Events also included grand meetings between representatives of different national social forums.

For more information, please visit the French side of this website. As the event was held in French, English speakers were very welcome to participate in the events.