Miriam Ross

Miriam Ross

Role

Ex-media officer

Biography

Miriam was Global Justice Now's media officer up until 2014. The present media officer is Kevin Smith.

Latest posts

HSBC: Be a no-coal bank!

Judging by the scarcity of journalists at the AGM of ‘local bank’ HSBC this morning, the bank seems to be doing slightly better in the public image stakes than some of its competitors. Yet HSBC pours more money into fossil fuels than any other UK bank.

Protests at GCM Resources AGM over Bangladesh coal mine


04 December 2013

Protests were held outside the AGM of London-based mining company GCM Resources today over the company’s Phulbari coal mine in Bangladesh, which if it goes ahead will displace up to 220,000 people.

Response to David Attenborough on famine and population


20 September 2013

Veteran broadcaster David Attenborough caused a minor furore earlier this week with his comments on population control, saying that famines in Ethiopia were ‘about too many people for too little piece of land’.