Ask your supermarket to stop antibiotics overuse

Overuse of antibiotics in livestock is leading to bacteria developing resistance to drugs, and these resistant bacteria can spread to humans.

End the inhumane EU-Turkey deal

By being party to the EU-Turkey deal, the UK government has effectively shut down one of the safest routes for people fleeing for their lives. Ask foreign secretary Boris Johnson to call for an end of this deadly deal.

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The two faces of farming in Oxford


12 January 2017

Every January two big farming conferences take place at the same time - the Oxford Farming Conference was set up 80 years ago and has come to represent the establishment view of farming. Farming is seen as a business like any other, where priorities are economies of scale, the key drivers are profits and the pre-eminent markets are global.

Ten things you helped us achieve in the last year


29 December 2016

2016 may be a year you’d rather forget. But as politics changes beyond recognition, sometimes in frightening ways, let’s remember that together we won some incredible victories in 2016 as well. So let’s take some time to celebrate these achievements, and draw strength from them.

10 reasons you should join Global Justice Now at the Brighton Marathon 2017


28 December 2016

It’s that time of year again – the time for New Year’s resolutions. Here’s my 10 reasons why running the Brighton Marathon should be one of yours.

Latest news

Responding to Jeremy Corbyn's speech on Brexit today, Nick Dearden the director of campaign group Global Justice Now said:

MPs have today voted in favour of a controversial bill that development campaigners say would effectively privatise huge amounts of the UK’s overseas aid budget.

The Commonwealth Development Corporation Bill will enable DfID to quadruple the amount of money it channels through its private equity arm, the CDC group, from £1.5 billion to £6 billion. The bill would also allow the limit to raise to £12 billion without the need for further primary regulation.

Events

Jan28
Charles Wilson Building, Kelvin Way, Glasgow G12 8QQ

A special one day event with the Radical Independence Campaign, looking at how we can free ourselves from the power of big business

Apr09
Brighton

As the second largest marathon in the UK, the increasingly popular Brighton Marathon is renowned for its buzzing atmosphere. The route will take you through the vibrant city, past iconic scenery and finish off at the beach.

May12
London and Amsterdam

Canals, cobbled streets and wonderful architecture. Amsterdam has it all, and this 82-mile cycle trip from London to the bike capital of the world will take you through some of its best parts.

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