Jerome Phelps is Head of Advocacy at Debt Justice (formerly Jubilee Debt Campaign), where he works on debt and climate justice for the global south. He previously worked for 18 years on migrant rights, including as Director of Detention Action and International Detention Coalition. He tweets @JeromeGPhelps
Published in: ourEconomy: OpinionCOP27 oferece oportunidade para países pobres exigirem suspensão da dívida
Uma recusa coordenada de quitação de dívidas seria uma ameaça real aos lucros dos países poderosos
Published in: ourEconomy: OpinionCOP27 is an opportunity for low-income countries to demand debt cancellation
OPINION: Wealthy countries’ response to the Global South’s debt crisis has been poor. Is it time for a debt strike?
Why is so much art about the ‘refugee crisis’ so bad?
Even at a celebrity art gala you can don an emergency blanket and feel good about yourself. Hard political...
Arresting the mass detention of migrants: ‘Build trust, not walls’
The pragmatic development of alternatives to detention with civil society at the fore can help to arrest the slide...
The Fast Track is dead
The systematic detention of asylum seekers in the UK has reached the end of the track. The Home Office needs to let...
Published in: Can Europe Make It?The EU must not leave Greece to solve the migration crisis
Still, the boats come. Detention, as a solution to this, would have to be on a scale hitherto unimaginable in the...