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Miliband’s reported ban on new North Sea oil drilling welcomed by campaigners

Date: 11 July 2024
Campaigns: Climate

UPDATE: Since publication, the government has confirmed reports of an immediate ban are false. More info: https://x.com/StopCambo/status/1811388250944065661 Nick Dearden, director of Global Justice Now said: We need bold action to […]

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Next government needs to back calls for a fossil fuel treaty to avoid ‘cruel’ climate breakdown year round, campaigners say

Date: 20 June 2024
Campaigns: Climate

Commenting on Just Stop Oil’s spray-painting of private jets, Izzie McIntosh, climate campaigner at Global Justice Now said: Taylor Swift sang about a ‘cruel summer’ but unless the next government […]

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Jun24

Climate Hustings – Scotland

When: 7:30 pm, June 24, 2024 to 7:30 pm, June 28, 2024
Campaigns: Climate

Join us for one of five climate hustings across Scotland ahead of the general election

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Scottish Government’s credibility on climate “in serious jeopardy” following missed climate target, campaigners say

Date: 18 June 2024
Campaigns: Climate

In response to today’s stats on greenhouse gas emissions which shows the Scottish Government missed its 2022 interim target, Liz Murray, head of Scottish campaigns at Global Justice Now said: […]

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Communities in the Niger Delta are trying to make Shell pay. Here’s 5 things you should know

By: Izzie McIntosh
Date: 10 June 2024
Campaigns: Climate

This week, Shell is appearing in the High Court in London. It will be answering to 13,000 people from the Ogale and Bille communities in the Niger Delta, whose homes […]

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Jun01

Edinburgh livestream of GJN national gathering plus Fossil Fuel Treaty workshop

When: 11:15 am, June 1, 2024 to 2:15 pm, June 1, 2024
Where: Global Justice Now, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh View on map
Campaigns: Climate

Come & watch the livestreamed opening plenary of Global Justice Now’s national gathering, then take part in a workshop by writers’ collective Paperboats Reserve a space With bring and share […]

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NEW: Shell’s latest billion-pound profits “an affront to the world”

Date: 2 May 2024
Campaigns: Climate

Commenting on Shell’s 2024 Q1 results out today, Izzie McIntosh, climate campaign manager at Global Justice Now said: As extreme weather accelerates and the cost-of-living crisis rumbles on, Shell’s latest […]

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Apr23

No more climate betrayal!

When: 6:00 pm, April 23, 2024 to 7:00 pm, April 23, 2024
Where: View on map
Campaigns: Climate

Join us for a family friendly rally outside the First Minister’s residence at Bute House to defend Scotland’s climate commitments.  In 2019 the Scottish Government approved a new Climate Law, […]

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REACTION: Scottish Government “moving goalposts” on climate change target, says GJN

Date: 18 April 2024
Campaigns: Climate

Liz Murray, head of Scottish campaigns at Global Justice Now said:  The First Minister has in the past spoken out about the catastrophic negligence of rich countries’ failure to act […]

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IMF/WORLD BANK REACTION: UK Government must stop ‘fibbing like children’, says GJN

Date: 17 April 2024
Campaigns: Climate

Responding to calls for billions more in overseas aid to be given by rich countries, Izzie McIntosh, climate campaign manager at Global Justice Now said: It is crystal clear that the […]

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