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Episode 20: What’s wrong with the Policing Bill?

11 Jun 2021 | 23.23 MB MP3 file
Head of Political Affairs Dave Timms and Mattey Mitchell from Friends, Families and Travellers reflect on the dangers of the government's controversial new Policing Bill, including the risk it poses to peaceful protest and how the bill affects the rights of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities.

Draft environmental principles policy statement – Friends of the Earth response

04 Jun 2021 | 181 kB PDF file
On 10 March 2021, the UK government opened a consultation on the Draft Statement on Environmental Principles. Government promised that overhauling these environmental principles would “put them at the heart of government” and make sure the environment was not just an afterthought. But we have significant concerns.
Read the Friends of the Earth consultation response here, submitted 2 June 2021.

Climate litigation briefing: Friends of the Earth vs UK Export Finance

10 Dec 2020 | 85 kB PDF file
In September 2020 Friends of the Earth England, Wales and Northern Ireland legally challenged the UK Government’s decision to provide around $1 billion of UK taxpayer support for a huge liquified natural gas (LNG) development in Mozambique. Read the updated briefing from June 2021, which summarises the context, outlines the legal grounds and details what stage we're at in the proceedings.