Trade deals and Brexit

Trade has always been part of society and in itself it could be a good thing. But trade deals are no longer just about selling more goods to other countries. Instead, they are often about giving huge new powers to big business, affecting every aspect of society from the public services to online... More

Climate Change – what can we do?

The latest IPCC report is very chilling. We need to move very fast if we are to avoid the worst climate outcomes. So we urgently need to tell politicians that they need to be doing more. Expanding Heathrow, HS2 and supporting fracking are just going in the wrong direction. Locally, Portsmouth... More

She Deserves. Fairtrade and a Living Wage

She Deserves This year the emphasis for Fairtrade Fortnight was on cocoa, empowering women and a living wage. Cocoa prices have dropped dramatically and this really highlights the scandal of unfair trade. The new campaign is an ambitious three year one to introduce a living income for all.... More

Portsmouth Green Film Festival 2019

Portsmouth Green Film Festival 2019 Portsmouth Film Society has been holding Green Film Festivals for years. You can see the programme for 2019 here We collected ideas from a range of people and there’s a short description and a link to each here.   We're always interested in new... More

Support victims of trafficking

Many victims of trafficking in Britain are not properly supported and protected by the authorities. Support is patchy and long term care is rarely provided. The figures for human trafficking are terrible. The International Labour Organisation (ILO) estimates that at any one time there are two... More