There is a wealth of anti-DSEI resources already available from various groups, and we’ve tried to bring some of them together here.

Leaflets and posters

teargas attack leaflet
Order A4 posters and postcards to get people involved in the week of action!

Please contact us to order leaflets and posters to help spread the word about the week of action!

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Find out more about the arms fair

Report entitled “Impact of ExCeL Arms Fair Scrutiny Commission”
Newham Council’s “Impact of ExCeL Arms Fair Scrutiny Commission” report

Find out more about the buyers, the sellers and the costs of DSEI arms fair from Campaign Against Arms Trade.

Making the links (blogs from 2013)

Disarm DSEI pamphlet entitled "Stop the world's largest arms fair"
Disarm DSEI pamphlet

Disarm DSEI’s 2011 pamphlet


  • The Call-out – Disarm DSEI’s 2011 call for direct action against the arms fair
  • Action History – A round-up of DSEI actions 1999-2009
  • Making a Killing – Banking and it’s links to DSEI
  • DSEI and Palestine
  • DSEI and the Middle Eastern and North African uprisings
  • DSEI and the Border Regime – How exhibitors at DSEI help to both create and oppress migrants
  • Militarism: the Environmental Cost
  • What is an Affinity Group?
  • Mask Up?


…get inspired by the creative and disruptive action unleashed during the arms fair in 2013!

…from East London Against Arms Fairs, and made by local school kids

Britain: Stop Arming The World! – a video made to raise awareness of DSEI in 2011.

Images to tweet or leave in visible locations

Some activists have produced these shocking images which people might like to distribute to the arms dealers during the fair, or use to hijack their hashtag on Twitter.

Get ready for action

Come to a Stop the Arms fair workshop or event

Activists Legal Project: direct action resources

Green and Black Cross: Know your rights on protests resources