In August 1998 SEU Council adopted new SEU program called "LOCALIZATION".
Program is aimed to launch and support economic, culture and other self-governance communities and projects, such as ecological settlements, communes, cooperative societies and so on. Defense of ethnic minority rights. Support of local self governance, and any other different projects of local self governance. Support of new free unions and networks of alternative projects and local communities. Protesting TNC, state institutions' corporations such as Atomic Ministry, so called "natural" monopolies such as Gazprom, and other oligarchic financial institutions.
Within the program the conference "Social aspects of globalization in the world economy" has been conducted in Moscow region in October 1998. More than 50 people have taken part in the conference. All the presentations made during this meeting have been published in the brochure called "Globalization: resist corporation rule!" (500 copies of circulation).