Posts Tagged ‘global justice now’

As secret UK-USA trade ‘negotiations’ begin, Government accused of massive big business bias

Monday, July 24th, 2017

MPs are not allowed any access to information about Fox’s secret trade talks with USA. 16 trade unions and civil society organisations from the UK and USA are calling for trade talks to “be led by public input and take place in the light of day”. (more…)

M&S board challenged by migrant rights campaigners at AGM over ‘fuelling racism & xenophobia’ via Daily Mail

Tuesday, July 11th, 2017

• Letter to board calling for Daily Mail advertising to be dropped signed by 72 anti-racist & migrant rights groups presented to board at AGM (more…)

What a democratic trade policy after Brexit would look like

Thursday, June 15th, 2017

A new discussion paper from campaign group Global Justice Now has set out ten principles that could underpin a positive and progressive vision of the UK’s trade policy after Brexit. (more…)

European Court of Justice ruling on EU-Singapore trade deal – Global Justice Now response

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017

Responding to the news that the European Court of Justice had this morning ruled that the EU-Singapore trade deal was of 'mixed competence' (more…)

‘Say no to Trump’ projected on parliament ahead of Trump debate and #stopTrump protests

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

'Say No To Trump' projected onto Palace of Westminster

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Liam Fox reneges on promise to hold parliamentary debate on controversial trade deal

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

A full parliamentary debate on a controversial trade deal between the EU and Canada will now not be happening (more…)

EU risking global food security through weak speculation limits

Monday, February 22nd, 2016

Finance commissioner Jonathan Hill urged to propose tighter rules on food speculation

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‘Don’t mention trade in Paris COP 21’ warns European Commission

Monday, December 7th, 2015

New briefing outlines incompatibility of ‘free trade’ deals and dealing with climate change

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Three million #noTTIP signatures delivered to EU Commission in London

Wednesday, October 7th, 2015

While Cameron defends TTIP at conference, giant Trojan Horse delivers 3 million #noTTIP signatures

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Three million people across Europe call for TTIP to be scrapped

Monday, October 5th, 2015

Call for TTIP to be scrapped strengthens

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Cameron told: stop Jersey-registered shell company suing Romania in ‘corporate court’

Friday, August 14th, 2015

• Canadian mining company uses Jersey ‘subsidiary’ to sue Romania for halting toxic gold mine

• Activists warn such cases will balloon under TTIP

A coalition of environmental and human rights organisations from the UK, Romania and Canada (more…)

Global Justice Now statement on Greek Bailout

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

Social justice group Global Justice Now has slammed the conditions imposed on Greece as part of its latest ‘bailout’ package. Campaigners say the programme is not simply misguided (more…)

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