GTI Forum Farewell to the World Social Forum? October 2019 The World Social Forum has been a vital gathering space for international activists. But is it losing momentum? A panel of WSF veterans appraise its past, critique its present, and debate its future. Click image to read contribution Farewell to the WSF? Farewell to the World Social Forum? Roberto Savio.jpgOpening Essay Farewell to the World Social Forum? Roberto Savio Olivier ConsoloBeyond the choir Olivier Consolo Rita FreireTransforming the WSF Rita Freire Pierre GeorgeFarewell to what? Redefining the process Pierre George CandidoAn agenda beyond the WSF Candido Grzybowski Pablo Solon & Mary MaligA dignified death for the WSF Pablo Solón & Mary Malig Gustave MassiahThe new phase of alter-globalization Gustave Massiah Meena MenonA wasted opportunity? Meena Menon FrancineNo political voice, no future Francine Mestrum Thomas PonniahRenewing a utopian laboratory Thomas Ponniah Virginia VargasRecovering the global in diverse strategies Virginia Vargas ResponseResponse to comments Roberto Savio Follow us Core GT Texts Journey to Earthland:The Great Transition to Planetary Civilization The emergence of an organic planetary civilization has become both possible and necessary. What would it look like? How do we get there? Great Transition:The Promise and Lure of the Times Ahead The classic essay on our planetary moment, global scenarios, and pathways to a just, fulfilling, and sustainable future.