Selling Death: why we must stop the arms trade

Yorkshire
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join CND and speakers including Rokhsana Fiaz, Mayor of Newham for an online rally in opposition to the DSEI Arms Fair 2021. Defence companies, including those who manufacture nuclear weapons, are exhibiting at the Excel Centre in East London. CND is part of a coalition campaigning to stop the arms fair, and stop the global trade in weapons of mass […]

Stories of State Surveillance and Infiltration of Peace Movements: Peace History Conference 2021

Yorkshire
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Organised by the Peace History Conference group, with Greater Manchester & District CND and the Working Class Movement Library, this year’s Peace History Conference will consider examples of state spying on peace campaigns and explore the lessons of this history for today’s activists. The programme is still being developed but current speakers include: • The journalist Rob Evans, author of Undercover, who will discuss the […]

New nuclear: What’s at stake for wildlife?

Yorkshire

Organised by Greater Manchester & District CND, Nuclear Free Local Authorities, Beyond Nuclear, and Chernobyl Children’s Project UK, this webinar will look at the impact of planned and existing nuclear energy facilities on local wildlife in the UK. The programme is still being developed but current speakers include: • Jonathon Porritt, founder of Forum for the Future and formerly Chair […]

Build back better, not meaner: Labour CND mini-conference

Yorkshire

Join Labour CND to discuss ideas for industrial policy post-pandemic for the North, with a focus on green jobs and arms conversion. Labour CND has done a lot to promote the concept of ‘defence diversification’ in recent years and we need now to think about how these essential policies can be delivered in the new political and economic context. Speaker […]

Yorkshire
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

The event is bringing together those involved in international peace and justice movements and interconnected social movements fighting for global justice.  The aim is to come together in order to better confront the global challenges of our time: climate change and environmental collapse, gender, racial and economic inequality, the Covid-19 pandemic, mass migrations, refugee crisis, humanitarian emergencies caused by war […]