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close this bookPutting Life Before Debt (CI - CIDSE, 1998, 38 p.)
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View the documentEXECUTIVE SUMMARY
View the documentINTRODUCTION
close this folderPART I: Debt and Jubilee
View the documentWhat is International Debt?
View the documentA Catholic Framework on Debt
View the documentWhy Now?
View the documentHow did the debt crisis come about?
View the documentImpact in the South
close this folderPART II: Reducing Debt
View the documentEarly Attempts to Reduce Debt
View the documentHeavily Indebted Poor Country (HIPC) Initiative
View the documentShortcomings of the HIPC Initiative
close this folderPART III: CIDSE/Caritas Internationalis Position on International Debt
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View the document1. Cancel the unpayable debt by the year 2000
View the document2. Improve the HIPC Initiative
View the document3. Link debt cancellation with investment in human development
View the document4. Ensure decisions on debt relief are made in a transparent way
View the document5. Change the Structure of International Financial Relations
View the documentCONCLUSION
close this folderAPPENDICES
View the documentAppendix 1: CIDSE and Caritas Internationalis contacts
View the documentAppendix 2: Catholic Church Statements on Debt, 1987-1997 (by year)
View the documentAppendix 3: International and National Organizations on Debt
close this folderAppendix 4: Advocacy: Steps to Build a Campaign on Debt
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View the document1. Learn more about the debt issue
View the document2. Establish clear aims and specific objectives
View the document3. Build awareness at the grassroots level and among coalitions
View the document4. Lobby decision makers
View the documentGLOSSARY
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