Leeds BDS is part of a global movement which calls for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel until it complies with international law and Palestinian rights. We are specifically campaigning for Sainsbury's, G4S, Coca Cola and Leeds City Council to adopt BDS.
Global Justice Leeds focusses on issues of Global Justice. We follow the campaigns of the national Global Justice Now. Currently these are first to do with Food Sovereignty and the the take-over of Food by large companies the the take-over of Food by large companies and financial institutions. The second campaign relates to Climate and Energy policies . Global Justice Now is particularly concerned about trade and TTIP.
Leeds No Borders is a grassroots campaign & support group fighting racist immigration controls. We believe that everyone should have the right to freedom of movement and call for an end to deportations and detention.
Campaigning and educating for inclusion, diversity and change in the name of David Oluwale, a Nigerian who died in Leeds in 1969, having endured racism, police persecution, mental health distress, homelessness and destitution.
The Socialist Workers Party are an activist, revolutionary organisation that have played a part in various class struggles in Leeds since the 1960s (when we were the International Socialists), and have a record of building wider campaigns such as Leeds Coalition against the War, Unite Against Fascism and Hands Off Our Homes.
Leeds Greenpeace Local Network is a growing group of people promoting environmental sustainability and positive change through political lobbying, public engagement, direct communication and non-violent direct action.
Leodians is an informal group which provides young professionals in Leeds with a common platform to run charitable projects on issues that interest them. No faffing about, no bureaucracy, just a chance to contribute directly at ground level.
Our mission is to teach people in the Kirkstall area about growing their own fruit and veg, healthier diets and lifestyles and the importance of being outdoors by providing them with growing spaces and the support and guidance they need to achieve all these.
The aim of our work is to help people build on their strengths, overcome obstacles and become more in control of their lives. We have faith and optimism in our clients and so the services we deliver are built around what they need. We support people to discover their own resources to 'recover' and to live life independently with their mental health condition.
Unite’s community membership provides a way people can find and use their political voice. Whether it is taking a stand against a service closure or coming together to improve your living environment, as a community member, Unite will be on your side.
For people interested in learning about & using permaculture in Leeds to transform our local environment & living spaces. We are an open network with no joining fee or official membership, and everyone is welcome.
Leeds Citizens is a diverse and independent alliance of civil society organisations who are acting together for the common good. Our aim is to tackle the major injustices facing people in the city, through grassroots Community Organising and public action.
We're a group of volunteers taking positive action on environmental, ecological and community issues in the Leeds area - currently campaigning to protect bees, ban fracking, and calling for a stop to plans to increase transport links to Leeds Bradford Airport. New faces and ideas always welcome!
One World Leeds is run by Press Gang – a Leeds based group of people dedicated to the action and promotion of positive stories about asylum seekers and refugees. Acting to counteract misinformation, prejudice and negativity in the press, we work with both exiled journalists and activists to help change this imbalance.
At Together for Peace (T4P), we bring together diverse people to find cooperative solutions to local and global issues. We’re a deliberately small charity – based in Leeds (UK) – working with others to achieve positive change.
Tidal works to support, coordinate and grow global activism in Leeds. We believe that strong, diverse and united grassroots movements are vital to sustainable change, and it's our mission to help global justice activists in this city be as effective as possible.