Come along to Friends House, Euston on Saturday 20th of June for Medact’s AGM and a post AGM workshop on how to build a movement.
Press release – Health professionals call for an immediate moratorium on fracking due to serious risks to public health
Medact is a charity for health professionals and others working to improve health worldwide.
It conducts research and analysis.
It campaigns and lobbies.
It educates and informs.
It is independent of powerful interest groups. It sees health through the lens of social justice.
We promote peace and disarmament. We challenge the power of the military-industrial complex and examine the social and health impacts of war.
We want a fair and ecologically-sensitive economics. We challenge trade, investment and financial systems that are unjust and harmful.
We seek a healthy planet and climate protection. We challenge our dependence on fossil fuels and campaign for sustainable models of development.
We advance a rights-based and progressive model of medicine and health care. We challenge undue corporate and commercial influence over health policy.
Medact joins call to defend the World Health Organization from corporate takeover
HMS Death Trap – life on board one of the Royal Navy’s Trident submarines
Medact and the General Election
What are the political parties offering our children in 2015?
Fracking: what is the British government trying to hide?
Medact publishes rebuttal responding to criticisms of the Medact report on Fracking and Health
Open letter to Shell’s Ben van Beurden from John Ashton
New report: Health & Fracking: the impacts & opportunity costs
Might Ukraine become a nuclear battle-ground?
UK Faculty of Public Health: TTIP ‘threat to people’s health in UK and across Europe’
What may we learn from Fukushima?
‘But they just can’t kill the beast’: the ongoing neoliberal plague
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