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Leaflet: Change the system, not the climate

March 2018

The effects of global warming are already wreaking havoc in many parts of the world. From hurricanes to drought, catastrophic events linked to climate change are hitting people in the global south hardest.

Yet this global inequality and the failure to tackle climate change have the same cause: an economy that puts corporate profit ahead of the interests of ordinary people.

Think Global March 2018

February 2018

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Pills and profit: MP briefing

February 2018

This briefing for MPs and parliamentarians documents examples of where publicly funded research and development has led to drugs that the public have found difficult to access. It calls for conditions to be attached to public research to ensure drugs are affordable for all patients. 

A guide to university campaigning for affordable medicine

February 2018

Sick of Corporate Greed: The fight for affordable medicine on your campus is an action guide to help university students campaign and affect change.

Our response to Liam Fox's article

February 2018

Last week Liam Fox attacked our trade democracy campaign in an extraordinary article in the Independent. It showed he hasn't done his homework on the growing campaign against his trade power grab. Here's where he went wrong.

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The hostile environment for immigrants

February 2018

How Theresa May has created an underclass in the UK

Think Global January 2018

December 2017

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Think Global December 2017

December 2017

Welcome to the December issue of Think Global Extra, the bimonthly supplement to Think Global. Read it in conjunction with the last full Think Global from November.

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The Conflict, Stability and Security Fund: Diverting aid and undermining human rights

December 2017

The UK government’s Conflict, Stability and Security Fund (CSSF) raises all kinds of questions about the future of UK aid, the nature of the UK’s relations with states abusing human rights and the government’s openness with the public.

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Trade campaign update for Scottish activists

December 2017

December trade update for Scottish activists

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Making Another World Possible - an activist reader

November 2017

Making Another World Possible is a collection of recent articles about the struggle for a world beyond neoliberal capitalism. It focuses particularly on issues related to Global Justice Now’s campaigns, but also has a special section on real world alternatives being tried out in cities which have elected radical governments, especially Barcelona. Read it like a magazine, or use it as the basis of a discussion in your activist group.

Trade Bill parliamentary briefing

November 2017

A guide for MPs about ensuring that the trade bill enshrines proper democratic accountability over trade policy.

Update to Global Justice Now report, The privatisation of UK aid: How Adam Smith International is profiting from the aid budget

November 2017

Latest accounts from Adam Smith International show the company’s profit margins continue to grow despite it having been centre of a scandal in which it was accused of exploiting documents leaked from DFID and attempting to falsify evidence to a parliamentary enquiry.

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Take Action With Global Justice Now

November 2017

Achieving economic and social justice requires big changes in the world. Our campaigns aren’t just about winning victories on specific issues, but also about building a movement to achieve that kind
of wider change.

Sick of corporate greed leaflet

November 2017

Pharmaceuticals campaign leaflet

Imagine if the NHS couldn’t afford to save your life

November 2017

All over the world, drug companies are charging extortionate prices for medicine, preventing people accessing treatment.
It’s time to put people before profit in the global drug industry.

Think Global November 2017

October 2017

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Pills and Profits report

 

 

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Pills and Profits: How drug companies make a killing out of public research

October 2017

UK taxpayers and patients worldwide are being denied the medicines they need, despite the public sector playing a pivotal role in the discovery of new medicines. The UK government is the second largest funder country, after the US, for research and development (R&D) in diseases that predominantly affect poor countries. Across all areas of health R&D, the UK government spent £2.3 billion on health R&D in 2015 alone.

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Think Global Extra October 2017

October 2017

Welcome to the October issue of Think Global Extra, the bimonthly supplement to Think Global. Read it in conjunction with the last full Think Global from September.

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