Francine Mestrum

Francine Mestrum

Francine Mestrum is chairwoman of Global Social Justice, an association for transformative universal social protection and the common good. Her research concerns the social dimension of globalization, poverty, inequality, social protection, public services, and gender, with a special focus on the social commons. She is an active member of the International Council of the World Social Forum and of the International Organizing Committee of the Asia Europe People’s Forum. Her latest book is The Social Commons: Rethinking Social Justice in Post-Neoliberal Societies.

GTI Contributions
GTI Forum
The Need for Overarching Organization

Contribution to GTI Forum Can Human Solidarity Globalize?

August 2021



A Case of Wishful Thinking
GTI Forum
A Case of Wishful Thinking

November 2020



Why Universalism Matters
GTI Forum
Why Universalism Matters

Contribution to GTI Forum Planetize the Movement!

April 2020



No Political Voice, No Future
GTI Forum
No Political Voice, No Future

Contribution to GTI Forum Farewell to the World Social Forum?

October 2019