Global Justice Now

Global Justice Now is a democratic social justice organisation working as part of a global movement to challenge the powerful and create a more just and equal world. We mobilise people in the UK for change, and act in solidarity with those fighting injustice, particularly in the global south.

Releases by this organization

Newswire article
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Reaction to Jeremy Corbyn's Medicines Pledge
Health campaigners have reacted to Jeremy Corbyn’s announcement of a range of policies to tackle the failings in the pharmaceutical sector in his speech to the Labour Party conference this afternoon. Christina Walker, mother to Luis (9) who has cystic fibrosis has been campaigning with Just...
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Newswire article
Friday, September 20, 2019
British Government Condemned for Sale of Surveillance Equipment to Repressive States
Campaign group Global Justice Now issues a damning briefing today on the British government’s sale of surveillance equipment to repressive regimes around the world. ‘Exporting repression ’ analyses government figures to show that the government has licensed sales of telephone intercept and other...
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Newswire article
Friday, August 23, 2019
G7: Johnson to Put Britain on Path to Devastating Trade Deal With Trump
G7 leaders will gather in the French town of Biarritz this weekend claiming to help solve major global problems like inequality, conflict and climate change, amid an unprecedented security lock down. But campaign group Global Justice Now claims these leaders are actually at the core of the world’s...
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Newswire article
Friday, August 23, 2019
G7: Boris Johnson to Put Britain on Path to Devastating Trade Deal With Trump
G7 leaders will gather in the French town of Biarritz this weekend claiming to help solve major global problems like inequality, conflict and climate change, amid an unprecedented security lock down. But campaign group Global Justice Now claims these leaders are actually at the core of the world’s...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Approval of Armenian Gold Mine Shows Corporate Courts ‘Crush Democracy’
Global Justice Now and War on Want have today condemned the announcement by the Prime Minister of Armenia that he is authorising the controversial Amulsar gold mine in southern Armenia. In a live online address last night, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, who came to power last year after a wave of...
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Newswire article
Monday, June 03, 2019
‘Dump Trump’s Trade Deal’ Banner Dropped From Tower Bridge As State Visit Begins
Campaigners have this morning dropped a ‘Dump Trump’s trade deal’ banner from Tower Bridge in London in protest against a US-UK trade deal, as Donald Trump arrives in Britain for a three-day state visit. A post-Brexit trade deal is expected to be high on the agenda during the visit, with trade...
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Newswire article
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
69 of the Richest 100 Entities on the Planet are Corporations, Not Governments, Figures Show
157 of top 200 economic entities by revenue are corporations not countries Top 10 corporate revenues exceed $3 trillion British government urged to support Binding Treaty to hold corporations to account at UN in Geneva this week Top corporations continue to accrue revenues far in excess of most...
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Newswire article
Friday, October 12, 2018
MPs Must Stop 'Informing' on Constituents to Home Office, Say Migrant Groups
15 leading organisations working with migrants have today written to the Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow , to express deep concern over hundreds of cases of MPs reporting their constituents to the Home Office's immigration hotline for immigration crime. The letter, which has been...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
Campaigners Accuse May of Crossing ‘Red Line’ on International Aid
Campaigners have accused the Prime Minister of ‘crossing a red line’ on international aid today, ahead of a speech which Theresa May will give on a visit to South Africa. Global Justice Now condemned Theresa May’s vision of aid, which will call for more aid to be spent helping UK business...
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Newswire article
Friday, July 13, 2018
Theresa May Must Say 'No' to the Trade Deal Trump is Pushing
Commenting on Donald Trump's statement that the UK's Brexit plans will 'probably kill' a US-UK trade deal, Nick Dearden, director of Global Justice Now and steering committee member of the Stop Trump Coalition said: "Donald Trump is a bully and he has started this weekend's informal trade talks by...
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