The Right Livelihood Award Foundation has added a new short documentary to the growing list of documentaries about Laureates. Our newest addition is about Campaign Against Arms Trade (RLA 2012) and their aim to stop British arms trade. For more short documentaries about our Laureates, please visit the RLA Youtube channel.
Campaign Against Arms Trade (RLA 2012) has launched a new EU Arms Exports browser, which shows all known weapons transfers out of the EU from 1998 onwards, broken down by source, destination and type of equipment. The browser uses data compiled by the European Commission and released in annual reports. While the reports are hard […]
Six months after Campaign Against Arms Trade began their Disarm The Gallery campaign, the National Gallery’s arms sponsorship has ended. Italian weapon manufacturer Finmeccanica had been one of the National Gallery’s ‘corporate benefactors’ since 2006. As a result, the Gallery hosted several events and receptions for international arms fairs. Their contract was due to run […]