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Updates from the Field:

  • ACORN and Alliance Citoyenne Win the Debate
    Grenoble approves wearing the burkini in public swimming pools Women can now swim as they wish in the swimming pools of Grenoble. After 4 years of fighting and several actions of civil disobedience, the burkini is authorized in swimming pools. The decision was adopted by the municipal council with a narrow majority of 29 votes […]
  • ACORN Leeds updates
    In Leeds, ACORN welcomed the newest local group, with the launch of ACORN Armley local group. Also in Leeds, there were many trainings, stalls, and door knocking sessions through April 2022. Additionally, members spoke at a Social Housing Action Campaign rally, Communication Workers Union conference, and National Education Union conference.
  • MOBILISATION VICTORIEUSE DES SAISONNIERS DE LA SOSUCAM / VICTORIOUS MOBILIZATION OF SOSUCAM SEASONAL EMPLOYEES
    FACE AU MANQUE D’EQUIPEMENTS DE PROTECTION, LES manœuvres AGRICOLES SE METTENT DE NOUEAU EN GREVE / FACED WITH THE LACK OF PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT, AGRICULTURAL WORKERS GO ON STRIKE AGAIN Ce 8 avril 2022, 300 planteurs de la SOSUCAM déposent leurs outils et stoppent le travail à la plantation de Mbandjock pour réclamer des EPI. Deux […]
  • Press Release: Southern Rural Electricity Co-Op Boards Remain Overwhelmingly White
    Lack of Diversity Silences Voices  NEW ORLEANS — Eighty-one years after U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s New Deal provided federal loans and grants for establishing rural membership cooperatives to connect the “last mile” and bring electricity to almost all of rural America, 800 rural co-ops deliver electricity to some forty-two million Americans. Unlike other electric […]
  • IN THE NEWS: Victory of the Hijabeuses
    The New York Times April 18, 2022 The Female Soccer Players Challenging France’s Hijab Ban By Constant Méheut Photographs by Monique Jaques
  • ACORN New Brunswick wins Rent Cap, Eviction Protections
    NB Tenants win year-long rent cap and eviction protection The announcement of temporary 3.8% rent cap and eviction protections for New Brunswick tenants is a result of relentless campaigning by NB ACORN and our allies to end the NB Housing Crisis.   Through organizing tenant power and taking action, NB ACORN has succeeded in forcing the Conservative […]
  • HISTORIC CUTTERS STRIKE IN SOSUCAM SUGAR CANE PLANTATIONS
    FARM WORKERS BLOCK WORK IN PLANTATIONS AND FACTORIES FOR TWO WEEKS TO PROTEST AGAINST UNWORTHY WORKING CONDITIONS On February 23, 2022, nearly 2,000 agricultural laborers (cutters) from the Société sucrière du Cameroun (SOSUCAM) went on strike in Nkoteng to protest against the deterioration of their already precarious working conditions. The police and gendarmerie forces immediately […]
  • Building the We Are Together Association (#OnEstEnsemble) to Grasp Victories!
    The OnEstEnsemble association was organized on December 18, 2021, its large citizen assembly of the inhabitants of the neighborhoods where it is located. 50 people from neighborhood associations, local committees: active leaders, supporters, association leaders, neighborhood leaders, and block leaders were represented. The purpose of this assembly was to share with the participant’s information on […]
  • MEETING BETWEEN THE MAYOR OF DOUALA 5 AND THE INHABITANTS OF POPULAR DISTRICTS
    CHAT BETWEEN THE MAYOR OF DOUALA 5 AND THE INHABITANTS OF POPULAR DISTRICTS Last Wednesday, November 23, 2021 at 2 p.m., in the Bepanda Yonyong district, the citizen dialogue between the Mayor of the district municipality of Douala 5 and its inhabitants was held.The purpose of this consultation was to encourage the taking into account […]
  • FLASHMOB TO DECLARE THE LACK OF WATER IN PRECARIOUS DISTRICTS
    In Douala, the absence of water in the neighborhoods irritated the inhabitants who decided to block the main entrance to the Camwater general management (public water distribution company), through a flashmob, choreography to denounce the absence communication from the Director of the company. Tuesday morning November 23, 2021 at 9 am, twenty men and women […]

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