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The good, the bad and the dangerous: What to expect from COP26

By: Global Justice Now
Date: 16 October 2021
Campaigns: Climate

As world leaders prepare to descend on Glasgow, here’s Global Justice Now’s guide to the summit. Climate politics at COPs is complex and the stakes are high. After almost three […]

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COP26: A history of broken promises and shifting goalposts

By: Meena Raman
Date: 16 October 2021
Campaigns: Climate

Ever since the world agreed a fragile framework to tackle climate change in the 1990s, rich countries have been in denial about their responsibility for causing the problem, and what […]

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Nov08

People’s Summit for Climate Justice

When: 08/11/2021 to 10/11/2021
Campaigns: Climate

While world leaders meet to discuss our future at COP26, we’ll be building power for system change together. Bringing together the climate justice movement to discuss, learn and strategise for […]

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Oct10

Stirling Climate Festival

When: 10/10/2021 @ 7:30 pm to 17/10/2021
Campaigns: Climate, Youth

Stirling Climate Festival October 10 -17 Organised by members of Global Justice Stirling, one of our youth groups in Scotland, this will be a week of varied, educational and inspiring […]

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Debt and the Climate Crisis: A Perfect Storm

Date: 28 September 2021
Campaigns: Aid, Climate

This new joint briefing explains why debt justice is key to addressing the climate crisis.

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Financing justice? UK climate finance and how to increase ambition at COP26

Date: 22 September 2021
Campaigns: Climate

In 2010, rich countries pledged to provide $100 billion a year in climate finance to the global south by 2020, but fell well short. Official estimates suggest that rich countries […]

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There is no climate justice without debt justice

By: Daniel Willis
Date: 20 September 2021
Campaigns: Aid, Climate

Although it might not seem obvious, the global debt system and climate change are inextricably linked, creating a vicious cycle of financial and ecological crises across the global south.

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Fossil fuel companies claiming $18bn against government climate action in secret courts

Date: 18 September 2021
Campaigns: Climate, Trade

Courts allow big polluters to sue governments into “a state of climate paralysis”, campaigners say Protestors to gather outside firms in London today, home to nearly all of top 30 […]

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Corporate courts vs the climate

Date: 16 September 2021
Campaigns: Climate, Trade

Climate finance for low-income countries is already abysmally insufficient. But thanks to corporate courts, rich countries could end up paying nearly as much to fossil fuel companies as they do […]

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Nov06

Global Day for Climate Justice

When: 06/11/2021 @ 12:00 pm
Campaigns: Climate

Join us in actions across the UK and the world so that we can be loud and clear to the world leaders discussing our future: we want climate justice now!

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