Secrecy still cloaks deal Letter by Yael Kahn on Islington Tribune WASTE chief Councillor Clyde Loakes is in denial over the pickle he has got the North London Waste Authority (NLWA) into, even after the attack by the local government minster on the “shoddy deal by a shadowy, unelected body” (Waste authority warned on eve […]

Bringing the Palestinian struggle to North London: How the No to Veolia Action Group won a £4.7 billion victory Monday 4 February, 7:30pm Crossroads Women’s Centre 25 Wolsey Mews, NW5 2DX (nearest tube & train, Kentish Town, wheelchair accessible) Following a two-year campaign by the No to Veolia Action Group(No2VAG), the multinational Veolia which profits from and supports the Israeli occupation of […]

Richard Falk letter to NLWA councillors (pdf file) Dear NLWA members, I am writing to you in my capacity as the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian territories occupied since 1967 to urge you not to select Veolia for public contracts due to its active involvement in Israel’s […]

Another victory coverage of No2VAG in local newspaper! This time No2VAG campaigners made it to the FRONT PAGE NEWS! by Emma Bartholomew, Senior Reporter Campaigners who spent two years vociferously campaigning to block Veolia’s for a multi-million pound deal are celebrating their best Christmas present ever, after the waste company dropped out of the tender. Veolia […]

by Malaka Mohammed During the last 2 years, a great campaign by the No to Veolia Action Group (NO2VAG) has worked hard in pressuring councilors to exclude Veolia from a £4.7 Billion contracts in north London. They have also submitted letters to North London Waste Authority (NLWA) documenting the illegal actions this Israeli profiteer has […]

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Vociferous local campaign by the No2 Veolia Action Group leads Occupation profiteer Veolia to withdraw from colossal waste management contracts. Today the No 2 Veolia Action Group (No2VAG) are celebrating a huge victory with the withdrawal of Veolia, a multinational company complicit in Israeli violations of international law, from the final stage of the North […]

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As this webpage is being developed to prepare for the next 4-5 months battle against Veolia in North London following NLWA announcement on 28 Nov 2012 to extend its procurement timetable, today WE RECIEVED A FANTASTIC VICTORY NEWS! WE WON IT!!! After mounting of strong opposition from NO2VAG, NLWA today (21 Dec 2012) announced Veolia […]

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Richard Falk, the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, has increased the pressure on the NLWA by sending a letter to its member councilors. The copy of the letter is as follow; I am writing to you in my capacity as the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the […]

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Ruby Lawson wrote to Islington Gazette: Hackney version the following excellent letter, the content is as follow; I have been following the discussion about Veolia in the Letters and comments section of the Gazette and as a resident of Hackney, I am deeply concerned about the contract that the NLWA is considering handing over to […]

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A BBC radio report on the No2VAG campaign to block Veolia in north London. Alex MacDonald speaks on the Eddie Nestor late night conversation [in a program that starts at 22h on 14 Dec 2012] and Veolia is his first report at 2h48m [~ 00.48 h on Sat morning 15 Dec] Curently online at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p011bc3p

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