Inesc is one of the civil society organizations to sign the letter, that will be hand over to the UN's working group on human rights and transnational corporations that will visit Brazil this December.
The Latin American experience shows that progressive tax systems are crucial to reducing inequality.
Project was selected and presented at this year's Open Government Partnership meeting, as one of the 'best practices' to be observed with attention to fight poverty through fiscal gap
The problem is even greater in developing countries where corporate taxation represents a greater proportion of domestic revenue than in Europe.
Article by Diana Aguiar (FASE), Alessandra Cardoso (INESC), and Marcela Vecchione (NAEA/UFPA).
Emmerhout participates in the municipal experiment on citizen budget and budget monitoring. Saturday, October 3, 2015 there was an international exchange of experiences in this between people from Brazil, Uganda, Tunisia, Spain, South Africa and people from and connected to the district Emmerhout.
by Diana Aguiar, Alessandra Cardoso, and Marcela Vecchione
Climate change and cognitive dissonance: Why are we so complacent in the face of the danger of climate disaster?
Author: Elizabeth Peredo Beltrán, a bolivian social psychologist, researcher, author and activist. Elizabeth belongs different social nets and campaigns like Blue October for water, she was the Executive Director of Solon Foundation and has created the Bolivian Observatory on Climate Change, currently is member of the board of directors of Food and Water Watch and belongs the Social Comitee of the UITC.
No longer than 50 days for the UN’s Climate Change Conference (COP 21) in Paris, the world’s civil society develops strategies to press negotiators of the climate agreement, in order for them to take on binding commitments.
By Barbara Adams
Sign the call at http://350.org/climate-crimes/
The INESC’s technical note discuss the unfair taxation of the sector that today is one of the most profitable in the country – between 2000 and 2010, having grown 500%.
The Nossa Brasília Movement, INESC and the NGO Rodas da Paz organized activities in the federal capital to celebrate the date and hold discussions about urban mobility.
Part of the Project ONDA (wave) – Active Youth from INESC, sponsored by Petrobras, was launched this week.
Our Brasilia Movement, Inesc and NGO Rodas da Paz organized activities in the federal capital to celebrate the date and hold discussions on urban mobility.
Inesc's technical note discusses the tax injustice in brazilian mining sector, which is one of the most profitable in the country. Between 2000 and 2010, had a 500% growth.
Article by Cleo Manhas, Inesc’s political advisor and member of Nossa Brasília Movement, marking the launch of the Urban Mobility Thematic Budget.
In its first edition, launched this September, BRICS Voices newsletter discusses two viepoints of participation to influence the policies at the group's summit. One of them is defended by Nathalie Beghin, Advisory Coordinator for Inesc and for REBRIP’s Coordination.
Youngsters from Brasilia issue their message about labor and employment at the launch of the Youth Manifesto
Dozens of young people from various regions of the Federal District attended the launch of a manifesto that was delivered to managers of the federal government and of the Federal District government.
By Israel Victor.