ATTAC

AcronymDefinition
ATTACAssociation for the Taxation of Financial Transactions for the Aid of Citizens (international political group)
ATTACAction pour une Taxe Tobin d'Aide aux Citoyens
ATTACAvailability Transformation: Tornado Aircraft Contract (UK MoD)
ATTACAction pour la Taxation des Transactions Financieres pour l'Aide aux Citoyens (Association for the Taxation of Financial Transactions for the Benefit of Citizens)
ATTACAssociatief Netwerk voor een Taks op Financiële Transacties en Voor Het Aansterken van de Civiele Maatschappij
ATTACAmerican Textile Trade Action Coalition
ATTACAssociação para a Taxação das Transacções Financeiras para Ajuda ao Cidadão (Portugal)
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y el sostenible por medio de normas desarrollo de las energias que protejan el medio ambiente, renovables con los siguientes fomenten el uso racional de los objetivos: reducir el consumo de recursos y eviten h proliferacion energia 1 ATTAC 2006).
Esta estrategia transversal ha alcanzado un medio de expresion privilegiado a traves de la revista Obywatel Magazyn (El Ciudadano), casa editorial fundada sobre la base de la organizacion de igual nombre -no partidista y sin animo de lucro, segun sus promotores- e interesada fundamentalmente "en las amenazas contra el ambiente (en terminos muy amplios), la globalizacion y los modelos economicos alternativos" (12), que ademas vendria a ser una suerte de organo semi-oficial de ATTAC Polska (13).
The ATTAC movement had a role as 'an awakener of conscience', he said.
En primer lugar, ATTAC propuso la Tasa Tobin, es decir, un impuesto internacional para reducir la especulacion sobre las divisas que afectan la economia mundial y provocaron graves crisis financieras en paises "perifericos", como por ejemplo, Mexico, Brasil, Rusia o Argentina.
ATTAC uses a distribution-based approach, relying on a general boosting-based algorithm for conditional density-estimation problems of this kind, that is, supervised learning problems in which the goal is to estimate the conditional distribution of a real-valued label (Schapire et al.
The Tobin Tax Initiative and ATTAC burgeoned in numbers (ATTAC now has tens of thousands of members worldwide, and is always a prominent participant in high-profile protests against globalization, such as the recent demonstrations in Barcelona, Spain).
On one side were the reformers-the NGOers, academics, the majority of the organizers of the Forum, ATTAC (Tobin tax advocates from France), and leaders from the social-democratic wing of the Brazilian Workers Party.
Now it's up to us all, especially to Americans, to prove that, as we say in ATTAC, "Another world is possible.
La organizacion francesa a la que ya "Marcos" prometio ingresar cuando deje la guerrilla, la ATTAC, destruyo en el sur de Francia un campo de maiz experimental.
La idea de crear ATTAC nacio en las oficinas de Le Monde Diplomatique, publicacion mensual, encabezada por Bernard Cassen e Ignacio Ramonet, que lleva anos radiografiando, analizando y denunciando la goblalizacion neoliberal.
The author explains how the ultimately utopian ATTAC intends to hurt "speculations of the international financiers" by means of the concept of tax developed for the IMF by James Tobin, the American economist and Nobel prize winner (75-90).
ATTAC Explorer is a new product that dramatically simplifies field incident data sharing and facilitates workflow management to support rapid decision-making in critical situations.