Now more than ever, it is essential to come together to support each other, show solidarity with those most affected by the climate crisis and social injustice and push for a fairer world. Join Friends of the Earth Scotland’s People Power Network to access resources, support, training, connect with groups in your area or start a new one, and get involved in bold and exciting campaigns to tackle the climate crisis and fight for a green and just recovery from COVID-19.
- People Power Network
We believe that everyone should have access to a healthy environment and a fair share of the Earth’s resources. We help people take action here in Scotland to make a difference on global environmental issues. We campaign for a cleaner, greener, Scotland, and a fairer economic system.
People’s Postcode Trust awards funding from the People’s Postcode Lottery to community projects with one or more of the following aims:
– prevention of poverty, distress and suffering
– promote, maintain, improve and advance health
– advance citizenship or community development
– advance public participation in sport
– advance human rights, conflict resolution or reconciliation
– promote and advance environmental protection or improvement
The People’s Postcode Trust helped to fund Take One Action’s pop-up renewable cinema.
Global Justice Now is a UK-based anti-poverty campaigning organisation, with a worldwide reputation for tackling hard-hitting, controversial issues. We investigate, expose and challenge government policies and corporate actions that harm vulnerable communities in some of the poorest countries. In the UK, Global Justice Now has over 70 local groups supported by our staff, who lobby decision-makers, organise public campaigning and produce robust research to win change for the world’s poorest people. We believe a fairer world is possible.
People & Planet is the largest student network in Britain campaigning to end world poverty, defend human rights and protect the environment. We’re a student-led movement that empowers young people with the skills, confidence and knowledge they need to make change happen, at home and globally.
Anthony Baxter | 2011
United Kingdom | 95 min | 12+ years | English
Screened as part of TOAFF11
Scottish landowners go head-to-head with billionaire Donald Trump to prevent construction of a golf resort on an environmentally sensitive stretch of coastline.
Mike Bonanno and Andy Bichlbaum | 2009
France, United Kingdom, United States | 87 min | 12+ years | English
A screwball true story about two gonzo political activists who, posing as the CEO’s of giant corporations, lie their way into big business conferences and pull off the world’s most outrageous pranks.