European Summer University for Social Movements

For the fourth time, the European Attac Network organises the European Summer University for Social Movements (ESU). In 2017, this festive and activist gathering will be held in Toulouse, France, from August 23 to 27. During five days, you will attend plenty of: Debates, conferences, workshops, cultural activities, meetings. This will be an opportunity to meet activists from all over Europe (and the world), to analyse the current political context and to create together the alternatives and mobilisation for another world more necessary than ever before. The European Summer University for Social Movements (ESU) is mainly organized by the European Attac Network in close partnership with many civil society organisations, trade unions, and social movements from all over Europe (the Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office is one of them).

The Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office will co-organise the following panels and workshops mainly around the subjects of trade policies, climate, and socio-ecological transformation:

Wednesday, 23 August

Opening Session - 17:00-19:00

With:

  • Susan GEORGE
  • Achille MBEMBE
  • Zoe KONSTANTOPOULOU
  • Edwy PLENEL

Organised by: European Attac Network, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office
Languages: FR / EN / ES / DE

Thursday, 24 August

Climate Jobs Campaigns in Europe | Workshop | 14:15-16:15

Organised by: Climate Action Network France, Fédération Syndicale Unitaire, One Million Climate Jobs UK, Bridge to the Future, Empregos para o Clima - Climate Jobs Portugal, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office
Languages: FR / EN

Friday, 25 August

The WTO Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires and our answers | Seminar series | 9:00-11:00 / 11:15-13:15 / 14:15-16:15

Organised by: Brot für die Welt, Germanwatch, attac DE, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office
Languages: FR / EN / DE

Strengthening cooperation between climate job campaigns in Europe | Strategy workshop | 11:15-13:15

Organised by: Climate Action Network France, Fédération Syndicale Unitaire, One Million Climate Jobs, Empregos para o Clima - Climate Jobs Portugal, Climáximo, Bridge to the Future, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office
Languages: FR / EN

Neoliberal Globalisation: End of a Cycle? | Forum | 17:00-19:00

Organised by: European Attac Network, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office
Languages: FR / EN / ES / DE

Saturday, 26 August

Controversial gas import projects for European energy security? Resistances in Spain, Italy and West Africa... | Workshop | 9:00-11:00

Organised by: Attac France, Food and Water Europe, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office
Languages: FR / EN

Tactics for social and ecological change | Forum | 17:00-19:00

Organised by: European Attac Network, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office
Languages: FR / EN / ES / DE

Sunday, 27 August

The Left and social & ecological movements an assessment of the alterglobalisation movement today | Forum | 14:15-16:15

Organised by: European Attac Network, Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office
Languages: FR / EN / ES / DE

Contact:
Florian Horn, Florian.Horn(at)rosalux(dot)org
Marlis Gensler, marlis.gensler(at)rosalux(dot)org