About the Project

The Network for Justice in Global Investment is a joint effort by citizens and organizations in a variety of countries to challenge one of the most anti-democratic aspects of the global economic order – the rules governing international investment. Read More.



1. Regional Campaigns

2. Global Campaigns



Biwater Case against Tanzania

World Development Movement’s work to highlight the Biwater case against the government of Tanzania. Read the full report.

Tanzania- Local community Stories & Quotes

World Development Movement’s work regarding Tanzania and Biwater, local community stories and quotes. Read the full report.



Bechtel vs. Bolivia

The Democracy Center’s Report: “Bechtel vs. Bolivia“ Read the full report.

Bolivia’s War Over Water

The Democracy Center’s Report: Bolivia’s War Over Water. Also published as “The Water is Ours, Damnit!” in We Are Everywhere, 2003. Read the full report.

Bolivia Takes Back Control of its Gas and Oil

The Democracy Center’s Briefing Series: Bolivia Takes Back Control of its Gas and Oil. Read the full report.

Petition to the World Bank (English)

Committee for the Abolition of Third World Debt’s report: Another World Bank/Multinational Attack on Bolivia – Stop ICISD and Telecom Italia Petition to the World Bank regarding Bolivia and Telecom Italia, January 2008; Read the petition in English.

Petition to the World Bank

Petition to the World Bank regarding Bolivia and Telecom Italia, January 2008; Spanish; Lee el informe.

EnlazandoAlternativas: Red Bi-regional Europa-America Latina y el Caribe

Download case summaries presented before the session of the Permanent Tribuanl of the People at the Lima Tribunal in May 2008 in Spanish and in English. [ES/EN] (see Telecom Italia case) Read the case summaries.

CIADI/Telecom Italia: ¡hands off Bolivia!

Committee for the Abolition of Third World Debt, 7 December 2007. Read the full report.

The Story of a Dutch Letterbox which Could Cost Bolivia a Fortune

Corporate Europe Observatory, February 2008. Read the full report.

El Salvador

Pacific Rim Mining Suing El Salvador

Miami Herald Story posted April 27, 2009; Read the full article.

Pacific Rim Files Notice of Intent to Arbitrate Under DR-CAFTA

SHARE Foundation’s report; December9, 2008. Read the full report.


Testimony on the U.S.-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement

Testimony of Thea Mei Lee,Policy Directo rAmerican Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) Before the Senate Finance Committee On the U.S. – Peru Trade Promotion Agreement September 11, 2007. Read the full testimony.


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Documents regarding global campaigns

Table: “Chapter 11″ Foreign Investor-State Cases and Claims

Global Trade Watch, January 2009. See the table.

NAFTA Renegotiation Campaign

Campaign by the Alliance for Responsible Trade.
Read the full report.

U.S. Dodging Bullet on Methanex Ruling Does Not Remedy Threats from NAFTA Chapter 11 Foreign Investor Protection Mechanism

Global Trade Watch Press Release, August 10, 2005. Read the full report.

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