The Sustainable Development Goals

THE UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have identified the needs of our global neighbours. Governments around the world, including that of the UK, have pledged to address them. There are 17 "Global Goals" with 169 targets between them. "Humanity has... More

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

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