World Free Media Forum Organizations Call on ICC to Investigate Shireen’s Death

The note was distributed for reading in the Nakba Acts, on May 15, 2022

por - 15/05/2022


NetMundial Outcome Document.

por - 23/04/2014

After an open call for content contribution, NETmundial – the Global Multistakeholder Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance – received 188 documents from 46 different countries. These documents were sent by representatives of Civil Society, Private Sector, Academy, Governments and Technical Community.

Arena NET

por Rita Freire - 22/04/2014

World Water Day sees launch of First International Week To Boycott Mekorot

por - 22/03/2014

Campaigners from around the world are taking part in a week of action against Israeli national water company Mekorot, the main agent of Israeli water apartheid against Palestinians.

The flying driver

por - 20/03/2014

Touching letter from a Malaysia Airlines pilot’s daughter, concerned with the disappearance of MH 370

Why I Didn’t Make it to Gaza for International Women’s Day

por Medea Benjamin - 16/03/2014

When I boarded the plane to Cairo, Egypt, to make sure everything was in place for the women’s delegation headed to Gaza, I had no reason to think I’d end up in a jail cell at the Cairo airport and then violently

Anarchists Against the war in Ukraine injured by unknown people in masks.

por - 14/03/2014

Anarchists, organizers of demonstration "Against the war in Ukraine" in
Petrozavodsk, Russia were kidnapped and seriously injured by unknown
people in masks.

Building Another World: Re-thinking Social Protection

por - 16/02/2014

Global Social Justice presents a new book of Francine Mestrum. It is a proposal for a new concept of social protection, which is particularly important at the moment that international organizations start to make their proposals for ‘social protection’.

A French Film Showing Men What Being A Woman Feels Like Kinda Nails It

por - 11/02/2014

Flipping the genders really brings to light some of the awful things that happen to women in our male-dominated society. Trigger warning (sexual violence) and slightly NSFW, but it is absolutely worth the time.

"Presenças": free media activist for another world is possible

por Esther Carrera - 02/02/2014

Exhibition in honor of the free media activist who fell in the struggle for freedom and social justice.(Traducción: Esther Carrera)

Basta The Film - بــاصطا الفيلم

por - 31/01/2014

In Morocco a country where censorship and propaganda restrict expression. Young directors and film technicians met and decided to start filming without permission, taking their cameras as weapons. A resistant cinematic experience for free art

Alternatives to Skype

por Christian Schroeder - 29/01/2014

During the Seminar International Seminar for Free Media the appropriation of communication technologies through social movements was discused. Instead of relying on commercial platforms such as Facebook, Google, Twitter, Youtube or Skype media activists should promote and help to further develop alternative software. As many movements use Skype for there meetings I want to make the proposal to use Ekiga instead. Find further information on why not using Skype, how to install Ekiga and how to use it in this article.

The next steps of the World Social Forum

por Christian Schroeder - 29/01/2014
In December 2012 the International Council - the main body of the World Social Forum (WSF) - had a meeting in Casablanca where the present members took the decision that the next WSF will take place in Tunis (Tunisia) in 2015. Afterwards the WSF will be organized for the first time in the "global north" in Quebec (Canada) in 2016. The two future organizers of the upcomming WSF Events in Tunisia and Canada should now start working togehter, says Carminda Mac Lorin (member of the collective to organize the next WSF in Quebec (Kanada), interviewed at the opening march of the Thematic Social Forum in Porto Alegre, 23 of January 2014. Watch the full interview now... (Video by Nelson Pombo)

Free Media organizes International Seminar

por Diane Garceau - 27/01/2014

The construction of the World Charter for Free Media, proposed during the 3rd edition of the World Free Media Forum held in Tunis in 2013, is the main topic of debate at this seminar, which will take place together with the Social Thematic Forum in Porto Alegre.(Translation by Diane Garceau)

Forinho (Youth Social Forum): for a future in which another world is possible

por Diane Garceau - 26/01/2014

Aimed at children and adolescents in situations of social vulnerability, the Forinho (Youth Social Forum, formerly Forunzinho) is an integral part of the WSF process in Porto Alegre. (translation by Diane Garceau)

Free Media World Forum debates the aspiration of activists and communicators for a media more focused on social issues

por Liliana Lopez - 22/01/2014

The event will be on the 25th January, in the in Dante Barone Auditorium at the Congress building of Rio Grande do Sul, in Porto Alegre City. (translated by Liliana Lopez)

World Social Forum: what has changed from 2001 to 2014?

por Diane Garceau - 22/01/2014

Thirteen years after the first edition of the Forum, Porto Alegre will once again be the stage of this debate. The situation is not the same; the world has changed, but not much. The construction of another type of globalization, different in that it is governed by financial capital, continues unchecked. (translated by Diane Garceau)

Journalists in Iraq

por - 21/01/2014

WFMF program is online

por Christian Schroeder, Diane Garceau - 21/01/2014

International Seminar of the World Forum for Free Media, Porto Alegre, opens with panels, round table discussions and exibition. Watch the program now...
translated by Diane Garceau and Christian Schröder

International campaign for Kurdish representation at Geneva II

por - 19/01/2014

A number of academics, politicians, human rights activists and scientists have launched a signature campaign calling for the representation of the Kurdish people at the Geneva II meeting that will be held on 22 January 2014, through a delegation from the Kurdish Supreme Council.

Defend our internet freedoms

por - 24/10/2013

The Internet and our democracy are under attack. Years of lobbying efforts from telecommunications interests can end the freedom of expression and communication we have enjoyed on the Internet. The Civil Rights Framework for Internet in Brazil, legislation that can protect democracy in the network, is now in the hands of Congress.


por Rafael Bantu - 16/10/2013

Brazilian approval of mobilization law to ensure neutrality, privacy and freedom of expression on the network against eavesdropping and censorship. More: -

Action on Twitter 15/10 from 15h to 16h30

Brazil - São Paulo - Protest at the company Telefónica Live

por Rafael Bantu - 15/10/2013

Telecom operators want to filter the network to try to prevent free access to our sites and applications where we share knowledge, files, music and movies. Those companies that charge expensive for poor broadband service, intended to break the net neutrality, or want to interfere with data passing through the wires to increase their profits.

Location :: Rua Martiniano de Carvalho, 851 -


Morocco - Casablanca - WSF International Council and Commissions meeting

por Rafael Bantu - 14/10/2013

The next WSF International Council and Commissions meeting will be held in Casablanca, Morocco, on December 16, 17 and 18 2013. The place of the meeting will be announced soon. Before the IC, we will also host the meeting of Maghreb/Machrek social Forum, which will be held on December 14 and 15 2013.
Place: Casablanca, Morocco,

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