Edinburgh World Justice Festival

  • The List
  • 19 June 2008
Moazzam Begg

Moazzam Begg

An excellent programme of events about global justice this year, with a firm focus on how the ‘ordinary’ Scottish resident can do their bit to help create a fairer world. Highlights include an Alternative Olympics, part family sports day, part indictment of the Chinese government, and local hero Aamer Anwar in conversation with former Guantanamo detainee Moazzam Begg (pictured). Go to www.ewjf.org.uk for the full programme of talks, films, gigs, workshops and fairs.

Various venues, Edinburgh, until Sun 29 Jun.

Edinburgh World Justice Festival Conference

This year's EWFJ conference focuses on 'Scotland’s Place in a World of Climate Change and Competition for Natural Resources'. The event features the Scottish Minister for External Affairs and International Development as well as speakers with direct experience of analysing the effects of globalisation and campaigning…

Post a comment