Health Lobby of MPs for Green Jobs

This May, we’re taking action to convince MPs of the public health case for creating millions of good, secure green jobs post-COVID. Join us!

The public health case for a Green New Deal

In this new briefing, our Climate & Health Group make the public health case for a transformative Green New Deal.

Solidarity statement – Inadequate NHS pay

Our Economic Justice & Health Group have written a solidarity statement with health and social care workers opposing the proposed pay plan for NHS staff outlined by the Government.

ICAN Cities Appeal

Join us in taking action to encourage your local council to support the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, by joining the ICAN Cities Appeal.

Health Versus Wealth? UK economic policy and public health during COVID-19

In this new briefing, our Economic Justice & Health Group shine a light on the UK government’s assumption that the health of the public and the economy are in tension.

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We promote disarmament and encourage non-violent responses to conflict.

We work for the abolition of nuclear weapons, and to reduce the power and influence of militarism and military-industrial complex.

Climate & Environment

We work for a healthy planet and climate protection.

We challenge the world's dependence on fossil fuels, including campaigning for renewable energy.

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We challenge trade, investment and financial systems that are unjust and harmful.

We promote reform of the institutions of global governance and reallocation of resources towards social justice and sustainable development.

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We promote a vision of human rights medicine.

This includes access to healthcare for all, and respect for the health-related rights of migrants, refugees, prisoners and detainees.

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Why We All Have a Duty to Kill The Bill

https://youtu.be/ymIsP3H5TRk The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill (PCSC) is a dangerous piece of legislation that undermines our fundamental rights, threatens all our safety, and implicates health workers in the expansion of violent police powers. Medact and...

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