New Internationalist

New Internationalist Events

Our events section is the essential guide to all our events, past and future. We organize debates, conferences and more. Hope to see you at one of our events soon!

Upcoming events

New Internationalist is pleased to be working with The Oxford Human Rights Festival. This free event will bring together people of different backgrounds to participate in a culture packed festival that engages with a constant issue from across the globe.
Through this selection of film, graphic design, poetry and talks, we aim to raise awareness of a range of human rights issues here in the UK and across the world.
New Internationalist co-editor Hazel Healy joins the panel at a screening of ‘Evaporating Borders’ at 7PM on Thurs 19 Feb.

Past events

Symon Hill, author of Digital Revolutions: Activism in the Internet Age is speaking at Bishopsgate Institute as part of a panel discussion on online activism. Talk begins at 7.30, tickets £9/£7.

Acclaimed cartoonist Polyp, author and illustrator of the fantastic graphic novel ‘The Co-operative Revolution’, will be speaking at several events about his work and how it tells the fascinating story of the origins of the co-operative movement.

  • Friday 22 Nov: 7.30pm, Palace Theatre, Southend on Sea, Essex.
    As part of free screening of The Rochdale Pioneers Film. More info here.
  • Sunday 1 Dec: 1-4pm, Titanic Exhibition Centre, Belfast. As part of The Co-operative’s 150th anniversary event in Belfast. More info here.
  • Monday 9 Dec: 7pm, Worcester Room, Worcester University. More info here.



New Internationalist Magazine turns 40 this year, so we are celebrating by putting global solidarity and development up for debate. Our panel of speakers will be co-chaired by journalist Hannah Pool and there will be coffee, cake, and wine for all.

There are lots of ways you can catch up with this event:
Watch clips from the event on YouTube
Read more about our panellists here
See our Internationalism blog series for more information
Continue the discussion on Twitter with #newint40

We recorded this event so you can listen again here:


Special booklaunch dinner at top London veggie restaurant, Tibits, on 4 October at 6.30pm. Meet Jane Hughes, the author of our The Adventurous Vegetarian, and enjoy a delicious vegetarian meal. Guests pay for own food and drinks but signed copies are available for only £10! We’ll have a stall at Vegfest over the weekend, Europe’s largest veggie event, where we’ll be selling cookbooks at special prices and Jane Hughes will give a cooking demo on Saturday afternoon. To attend the book launch dinner, email [email protected]

New Internationalist, Ethical Consumer and Red Pepper are hosting a conference responding to the question: ‘Is there a co-operative alternative to capitalism?’ Guest speakers include Ed Mayo, Paul Monaghan and Hilary Wainwright. It will end with drinks and a launch for our new book People over Capital. Tickets £18.

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