Final draft Supplement on the World Social

East African Civil Society Watchdog Project for Sustainable Development in the Lake Victoria Basin Kenya Organization Environment Education Uganda Coalition for Sustainable Development Tanzania Coalition for (KOEE) (UCSD) Sustainable Development(TCSD) “Our environment, the world in which we live and work, is a mirror of our attitudes and expectations.” - Earl Nightingale (US Motivational writer and Author, 1921 – 1989) Karibu to WSF Nairobi 2007: Another World is Possible for Sustainable Development! The Seventh Edition of the World Social Forum (WSF2007) will take place in Nairobi from January 20 – 25, 2007 with a theme: “People’s Struggles, People’s Alternatives”. From its modest origins in Porto Alegre in the year 2001 with a firm belief that “ Another World is Possible”, the World Social Forum has mushroomed into a global counter-force challenging the assumptions of neo- liberal policies that have over the decades devastated Southern economies; marginalized women; disenfranchised youth; intensified the d struction of theenvironment; and deepened the exploitation of poor peoples around the world.