KCLSU Campaigns

Demilitarise King's

Campaign Aim

  • Ensure that King's divests from arms companies and companies that are complicit in human right abuses/have connections with rogue states or states that break international law.
  • Ensure that funding for projects. scholarships etc. don't come from unethical sources (like those listed above)
  • Ensure that narrative on campus doesn't glorify war

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How will the campaign impact King's students?

  • Allows students to be more involved and knowledgeable with regards to how their money is being spent, and how their university is acting on a global scale
  • Will improve King's reputation, and make students and alumni proud to be associated with it
 

Which students at King's will the campaign impact?

All students. Students are the heart of King's and how the university acts, and where it puts its (i.e. students') money impacts the reputation and experience of all those that are part of the King's community.

 

Who should support the campaign?

All members of KCLSU.
Members of the Disabled Students' Association, International Students' Association, Mature Students' Association,  People of Colour Association, Widening Particiation Association, Womens' Association.

Campaign Update

You can find out more about the campaign on their Facebook page.
Please note this link will take you to an external site that is not moderated by KCLSU

Campaign Leads

  • Student representatives for SRIRC (Socially Responsible Investment Review Committee)

Campaign Strategy Document

Available 

Call Referendum

If you object to this campaign being supported by KCLSU, you can call for a referendum to overturn the support for this campaign.

KCLSU Members
 

Signups

Disabled Association Members
3 of 75

Petition Closed

Mature Student Association Members
2 of 75

Petition Closed

People of Colour Association Members
12 of 75

Petition Closed

International Association Members
34 of 75

Petition Closed

Women's Association Members
20 of 75

Petition Closed

Widening Participation Members
4 of 75

Petition Closed

What You Need to Know

To support this campaign as an association member, please update your eligibility on your voting profile. You can find out more information about how to update your voting profile here

For a campaign to be officially supported by KCLSU, it needs to have the support of our student membership which is done through an online petition. You have to add your name to the petition to support the campaign.

Campaigns need to be supported by 150 KCLSU members to become a KCLSU supported campaign or 75 association members to become a KCLSU Association Supported campaign.

Once the threshold is reached, it means the campaign will receive guidance and support from KCLSU staff to create a strategy and deliver the campaign aim. You can find out more on our campaigns pages.

If you want to find out more about this campaign and how to get involved, make sure you join up!

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