Fighting for smallholder farmers

The global fight for small farmers’ rights Negotiations are taking place at the UN on a declaration of rights for small-scale food producers. This would be an important step to protect small farmers across the world from escalating levels of violence and oppression. Small farmers feed the most... More

Challenge DSEI 2017

For four days this month, from 12-15 Sept, the international weapons industry plans to set up shop in London at a huge arms fair, DSEI. It will be met with large-scale protests, with thousands expected to take part. A week of action has been called for the preceding week to stop the armaments... More

Fighting Climate Change

It’s 11 years since the Al Gore film An Inconvenient Truth hit our screens We now have An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power which is showing at No 6 Cinema on 14th September See the event in our diary pages The evidence for climate change is really clear now – temperature records... More

Tackling the clothing industry

The Clothing industry is a by-word for exploitation and environmental damage. Most clothes are now produced in poor countries with very poor health and safety records. Firms employ lots of young women on low pay, setting very high targets, insisting on compulsory overtime. A lot of work is... More