Published 1/12/16 5:11PM
Today on World AIDS Day, Sophie Baillon from Coalition PLUS, explains why we need to end HIV/AIDS by 2030 and the important role of the European Financial Transactions Tax (EU FTT) in funding the fight. Sophie and her team have worked directly with us for a number of years on the FTT, looking at how it can continue to support global health initiatives.
Published 16/11/16 5:32PM
After progress on climate finance and loss and damage at Paris, we must ensure that we make the right steps forward in Marrakech.
Julie-Anne Richards, who has been following the international climate negotiations for the past decade, writes from COP22 in this guest blog.
Published 18/10/16 5:57PM
With FTT negotiations deadlocked, strong pressure from civil society changed the minds of three blocking countries resulting in a breakthrough at a meeting of finance ministers on 10 October.
Published 6/10/16 5:16PM
With negotiations for the world’s first regional financial transactions tax “99% done” (according to Austrian Finance Minister Hans-Joerg Schelling), more than 250 economists and academics are calling on the 10 finance ministers involved in the talks to finally seal the deal on Monday.