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François Houtart


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Francois Houtart is a Belgian Sociologist and a Catholic priest. He is the founder of CETRI (Centre Tricontinental) a Belgian non-governmental organization which he founded in 1976. The objective of CETRI is to promote dialogue and corporation between third world social movements and social forces plus encourage resistance and action. 

Articles contributed to the Meeting Rivers Series:

  1. Towards a new utopia (February 2010)