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How trade deals are fuelling climate breakdown

Date: 10 September 2021
Campaigns: Climate, Trade

We are living through a climate emergency. If we don’t get a grip on this crisis, there will be grave consequences for all life on the planet. However, making changes […]

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Sep17

City law firm walking tour and stunt – Corporate Courts vs The Climate

When: 17/09/2021 @ 10:30 am
Campaigns: Climate, Trade

Corporate courts* are an obstacle to a clean energy transition and to achieving climate justice. Fossil fuel companies are increasingly using them to undermine and block climate action: two energy […]

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Sep18

Webinar: Corporate courts – communities fight back

When: 18/09/2021 @ 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Campaigns: Climate, Trade

Speakers: Aldo Orellana López, Bolivian activist and journalist Maria Rita D’Orsogno, Italian activist Nicolás M Perrone, Argentinian academic and author Register Corporate courts (or ISDS*) are secretive tribunals written into […]

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Sep26

The New Corporation: The unfortunately necessary sequel

When: 26/09/2021 @ 4:40 pm
Campaigns: Aid, Climate, Food, General, Pharma, Trade, Youth

As part of the Take One Action film festival in Scotland, we’re pleased to be a partner for the closing night screening of The New Corporation, showing in both Glasgow […]

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“It’s the global economy, stupid”: Campaigners react to IPCC climate report

Date: 9 August 2021
Campaigns: Climate

Responding to the IPCC climate report, Global Justice Now says, “We need a radical economic overhaul to rapidly drive down emissions far sooner than 2050.”

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Sep18

Day of action: Corporate Courts vs The Climate

When: 18/09/2021
Campaigns: Climate, Trade

Corporate courts are an obstacle to a clean energy transition and to achieving climate justice. Join us on Saturday 18 September for a day of action to help expose the […]

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100 days before COP26: We need to see transformative solutions this November

By: Dorothy Grace Guerrero
Date: 23 July 2021
Campaigns: Climate

100 days from now, the central point of climate politics will be Glasgow as the UK hosts the 26th Conference of Parties or COP26 under the UN Framework Convention on […]

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Jul28

Webinar: Don’t let corporate courts block climate action

When: 28/07/2021 @ 7:00 pm to 28/07/2021 @ 8:00 pm
Campaigns: Climate, Trade

Corporate courts are an obstacle to a clean energy transition and to achieving climate justice. Join our webinar to learn more about corporate courts and how we can stop them.

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Don’t let fossil fuel companies block climate action

By: Jean Blaylock
Date: 26 June 2021
Campaigns: Climate, Trade

When the world’s governments meet in Glasgow in November to discuss the climate crisis, the threat of legal action from big polluters in ‘corporate courts’ will lurk in the shadows. […]

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