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No to the DPRTE arms fair in Farnborough

5 October 2021
All day
Gate F, Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre, Aerospace Boulevard, Farnborough
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No to the Malvern Arms Fair 3CDSE!

3 November 2021 - 4 November 2021
All day
Three Counties Showground, Malvern Worcestershire
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Get ready to #StopDSEI 2019!

2 July 2019
Every two years, the global arms trade comes to London. DSEI, one of the world’s largest arms fairs, returns in September 2019. This is where those who profit from war, repression and injustice do business. This is where we can stop them. More than 1,000 arms companies plan to set up shop, marketing their wares...

CAAT Reading Group: ‘Arms Trade 101 and intersecting issues’ series – 6 parts

30 June 2020
Join us for our first ever Reading Group series! Following our ‘Arms Trade 101 and intersecting issues’ panel, we will delve deeper into some of the profound issues connected to the global arms trade over the course of 6 weeks with the help of some of the UK’s brightest critical thinkers. Starting by setting the...

CAAT presents… ‘Arms Trade 101 and intersecting issues’: Panel Event – Thursday 9th July 2020, 6.30pm – 9pm

30 June 2020
Following a successful series of online trainings, join us for our first online panel event, focusing on building our understanding of how the global arms trade intersects with other key issues of our time, including racism, colonialism, climate (in)justice and militarised policing. We will start the event with poetry from Yemeni poet Amina Atiq, based in...
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Blocking and exposing the arms fair in 2017

10 September 2018
DSEI (Defence & Security Equipment International) is one of the world’s largest arms fairs. Hundreds of people got in the way of its set-up at London’s ExCeL Centre in September 2017. Dabke-dancing, aerobics, a gig on a flatbed truck, abseilers dangling from a bridge, theatre, military veterans undertaking unofficial vehicle checks for banned weapons, Kurdish...
A person stands in the foreground holding a placard reading 'nuclear bombs point of delivery'. There is a red silhouette of a bomb pointing down at two figures silhouetted in black. An adult figure is crouched over a child. Also silhouetted in the background are a tank and two dead trees. The bottom of the banner reads 'Quaker Peace and Social Witness'. The background of the photo is out of focus but a crowd of people can be seen standing in the road and on the pavement in front of a stationery lorry.

‘No to Nuclear’ day

18 August 2017
This year Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) is working with Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) and Trident Ploughshares to organise a ‘No to Nuclear’ day at the DSEI arms fair in London. Matt Fawcett from Yorkshire CND explains. The Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEI) is the world’s largest arms fair, held in London every...
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Jungmin from South Korea on why she will be joining the action against the London arms fair

18 August 2017
Jungmin from South Korea’s World Without War on why she will be joining the action against the London arms fair this September.