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Miatta Fahnbulleh @Miatsf Lewisham, London

Chief Executive, New Economics Foundation

665 Following   9,485 Followers   1,279 Tweets

Joined Twitter 5/15/10


You could move all of Whitehall to the north, however, if it is still following an economic model with financialisa… https://t.co/zqct2KbQvd
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2/25
2020
Great chance to join the amazing team @NEF. Apply...you won’t regret it. https://t.co/pfeinL8n5mWhy are we flogging off public land when only 2.6% of the homes built on them are genuinely affordable? Great analy… https://t.co/WOlt689hrCLaura Parker: Why I'm backing Keir Starmer for Labour leader - LabourList #AnotherFutureIsPossible https://t.co/yLyoVKxnNu
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2/20
2020
Very good from @NEF @nilufer_erdem on why the climate and labour movements must come together to win power for chan… https://t.co/fo5AQp0bY2
2/16
2020
"This will be a hugely unpopular decision in both Belfast & Dublin, & will leave some wondering why the PM would sa… https://t.co/EOrsH5cgtZ
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2/14
2020
Two jobs going for the Environment & Green Transition team @NEF. We're looking for a Researcher and a Head (we seem… https://t.co/jzd6rMLSHx
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehWant to make things better for yourself and for workers across the capital? ✊🏙️ @rebeccawinson is running an amazi… https://t.co/OtcrbBiMDP
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehMany thanks to my guests today: @shjfrench; David Miller from @QuilterCheviot; @meadwaj; @Miatsf & Iain Conn from… https://t.co/sDBS0Q8cQH
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2/13
2020
Whatever the nature of tomorrow's Brexit uncertainties, the bigger issue is the economy is failing the majority of… https://t.co/JKgNPr0XRm
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2/12
2020
Great analysis by @alfie_stirling @NEF. People are still on average £97 poorer than they were in 2008. Quite stagge… https://t.co/xJY4kORvMVAt @NEF to launch 'The Case for UBS' by Anna Coote and Andrew Percy (@APercy_LIFE) with the authors, @Miatsf in the… https://t.co/2YsEXPY5qx
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh.@Miatsf introduces @moorehl, Anna Coote and @APercy_LIFE for the launch Anna & Andrew’s book The Case for Universa… https://t.co/2IVCzPFLAF
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehLooking forward to speaking about the #GreenNewDeal, #urbanism and #sustainablecities on behalf of ⁦@NEF⁩ this Thur… https://t.co/fxpdK14aCN
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh @BorisJohnson @AJPendleton @CityMetric Research from NEF finds that #HS2 will deepen regional divide: 🚆40% of bene… https://t.co/XAWARPA6js
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehZero, zilch, nada growth in last quarter of 2019. Fingers crossed that improved sentiment post-election turns into… https://t.co/i3xdHM5rYK
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehMore investment in buses is great news. Long overdue. But if the government was serious about overhauling bus servi… https://t.co/6cvBSuZMCC
2/11
2020
Thank you @DavidLammy for calling this out. Tragic that the government has learnt so little from the Windrush scand… https://t.co/PK5sYXdBHF @Miatsf Thanks Miatta for your support and helping us spread the word. Great to also accredit @NEF under our… https://t.co/mbctXCP9tU
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh#HS2 Hard to go past this @NEF conclusion: an expensive answer in search of a question. Reports suggesting we will… https://t.co/XNSnxjNemF
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehOn @SkyNews arguing that a new common sense is emerging that we need bold interventionist economic policies to tack… https://t.co/1MUGcTzFxUWill be looking at the opinion pages with @adamboultonSKY and @SultanofLondon on @SkyNews at 10.15. https://t.co/Y5ZQPVd6FF
2/10
2020
Fantastic to see this drive for Good Businesses that care about social purpose. Well done Julian Richer and ⁦… https://t.co/K3hUA8gaoP
2/9
2020
Great to hear more positive endorsement for #employeeownership from @Miatsf last night - despite worrying times for… https://t.co/oRJjmfDgGV
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2/7
2020
On #bbcpapers at 22.40 and 23.30 looking at the front pages https://t.co/mxh0TInmPJWell said @Amelia_Womack. We absolutely need a #GreenNewDeal with a public transport revolution not half measures.… https://t.co/3UgMN2FdPZ£750m of UK taxpayer money has been invested in new fossil fuel projects in Africa, despite the government's public… https://t.co/yKLMHxA8Al
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehEconomic growth hasn’t resulted in improvements in living standards over the last decade. So it’s good to hear… https://t.co/DYJL7JkMDe⚠️10 DAYS LEFT⚠️ to apply to be our new Head of Environment + Green Transition. 👩‍🏭 What does just transition mea… https://t.co/ydd2vY9YIN
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2/6
2020
An opportunity not to be missed for #London workers who want to create change for better working conditions ⚠ Fund… https://t.co/Z9K6wnCn7O
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh"If the commitment of govt is to protect standards, then actually signing up to a baseline, a starting point with t… https://t.co/Qi4RFrTj4h
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehLetter from Claire O’Neill to Boris Johnson is beyond tragic. The world is burning and our leaders and institutions… https://t.co/qwEk0A1WXH
2/5
2020
Well at least No 10 are focusing in on the big issues in week 1 of #Brexit https://t.co/yZsLEc6B8l📣📣NEF IS HIRING📣📣 We are looking for new Head of Environment and Green Transition to lead our work on climate, jus… https://t.co/CQ8q4OjSie
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehIt’s not too late to halt the decline of trade unions ⌛✋ “Social movement unionism” could form the basis of a new… https://t.co/WvuXGXHyOA
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehMe on @BBCPolitics #PoliticsLive arguing that #Brexit must result in change and this will only come if we re-wire o… https://t.co/KO8NtNl91g
2/3
2020
A message to Europe, this morning on the White Cliffs of Dover. Sound on. https://t.co/E3VY8BaGjK
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehTo make #Brexit a success the government must secure a close trading relationship with the EU and put in place an a… https://t.co/VuKH5c0gYu
2/1
2020
On @BBCPolitics #PoliticsLive earlier talking about how the debate on immigration must change. #Brexit https://t.co/hNUNe2Dff7Today would be a lot more civilised for all concerned if everyone recognised that either jubilation or sorrow are p… https://t.co/UMdAVHSS4w
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh @Miatsf watched you on Politics Live. Found, as a Leaver, your balanced perspective on how we got here and optimism… https://t.co/8e6FkQI2Tv
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehLooking forward to taking part in the Brexit edition of #PoliticsLive today at 12.15. https://t.co/JPU8Lon1eO
1/31
2020
Spending more on infrastructure whilst continuing to decimate services that people rely on is a very strange strat… https://t.co/7iKr4UCBPR
1/29
2020
At @jrf_uk we have adopted a participatory approach to working alongside people with direct experience of poverty.… https://t.co/3jHddltT3u
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehDelighted and honoured to have been a part of the first day of the first #ClimateAssemblyUK i want to thank all the… https://t.co/DmifqayOy8
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1/28
2020
Wales is the first government to produce a Budget after declaring a climate emergency. 🔥 @chappersmk looks at how… https://t.co/A1MFPMSfAt
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh75 years ago today over 7,000 prisoners of the German Nazi #Auschwitz camp, including ca. 700 children, were libera… https://t.co/ijvDgS1wv7
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehThis is big from ⁦@Keir_Starmer⁩. Radical devolution of power through a federal settlement! Spot on and key to driv… https://t.co/por43WWGfc
1/27
2020
The government finally seems to be dropping its ideological obsession with a privatised rail network. The public ov… https://t.co/4lR1Hjm5W4
1/26
2020
The UK's first Climate Assembly is starting this weekend! 💃 We are proud that NEF's @FeBalata and Trustee… https://t.co/7VQRo7F8AL
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehCouldn’t agree more with this audience member on #bbcqt. https://t.co/lvonq573ZIAbsolutely devastated at the plan to end our programme (which I first learned about in yesterday’s Times). I’m unbe… https://t.co/zQMzppVppl
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1/24
2020
Exciting chance to join the amazing team @NEF and lead our environment and green transition work as we look for sol… https://t.co/KEJpkexTClDoes Brexit Britain really want to be the country that doesn’t see the moral case for reuniting child refugees with… https://t.co/PrAJXwtk24🚄40% of the economic benefits of HS2 will flow to London 🚄18% to the North West 🚄10% to Yorkshire and the Humber 🚄1… https://t.co/DH4IYs4ycD
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1/23
2020
"There are massive problems almost everywhere on the rail network and big, public-led investment is certainly going… https://t.co/DDyDitFcqH
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehEnjoyed discussing the UK’s productivity challenge with @OllyMann and @John_Stepek on The Week Unwrapped. Worth a l… https://t.co/hwqSoeWzBd
1/22
2020
.@Miatsf calls for an ambitious green new deal with better paid, unionised jobs, and a new social contract to tackl… https://t.co/SISfv5p516
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh.@Miatsf: The scale of change that we’re talking about is not going to be offered by Westminster. We need communiti… https://t.co/nCEmcNcJN9
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh.@miatsf kicks off our packed event What Next for the New Economy, with @garyyounge, @MayaGoodfellow, @fortuashlahttps://t.co/aMxNuvxvnM
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehWe're super excited for our event on what's next for the new economy movement tonight 🥳 @Miatsf will be joined on… https://t.co/u6JUB1jT3b
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1/21
2020
📣 ANNOUNCEMENT 📣 NEF CEO @Miatsf will be leading Croydon's Climate Crisis Commission to help deliver a more sustai… https://t.co/723ioKBkmp
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehWith the rail network and public transport in general needing a great deal of investment (as the @Conservatives man… https://t.co/M3VxGvZZcg
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehIf you are wondering if #HS2 is worth £106bn have a look at this @NEF report. Spoiler alert... it really isn’t! 40%… https://t.co/5rPVro4Mtl @Miatsf @yourcroydon @CllrTony Great stuff - you should find this useful, many great examples from other Labour co… https://t.co/2Cjczr2VfH
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehWorth a listen. @alfie_stirling is spot on the need to move beyond GDP as a measure of success. https://t.co/uQeQqzj8BDVery excited to be leading Croydon’s Climate Crisis Commission. An ambitious initiative by @yourcroydon @CllrTony t… https://t.co/hUdmcGWMMBOkay climate Twitter, here’s probably the best job ever. Come and lead environment and green transition @NEF and wo… https://t.co/66SzBTccTM
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1/20
2020
At @NEF event this morning listening to links between between twin problems of climate change and lack of macro sta… https://t.co/U1jWSf1AS0
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehHow do we respond to the next recession in a more socially just way while tackling the climate crisis? ⁦@Miatsf⁩ k… https://t.co/YrWAVKhwfy
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1/16
2020
The UK aviation sector is set to become the country’s biggest source of greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 if left un… https://t.co/x7WqLSzWyF
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehJoin the @FightInequality global protest this Saturday and make your voice heard. #fightinequality https://t.co/SxswMP3dOv
1/15
2020
Good to hear ⁦@Keir_Starmer⁩ saying that the free market model doesn’t work and we need to rebuild another economic… https://t.co/Fa9kQZfamtStunning head-in-sand debate on Flybe this morning. Chairman of Newquay Airport bemoans on @BBCr4today that custo… https://t.co/I10yoTQXiL
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh @FrancisWight @NEF @fortuashla @garyyounge @MayaGoodfellow @DaveWardGS Yes - that’s the plan. Look out for details soon.The UK economy slid into decline in November and if it continues to fall, the country faces a real risk of recessio… https://t.co/vd7oaeejXf
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehExcited about this event @NEF with @garyyounge @MayaGoodfellow @fortuashla @DaveWardGS on how we continue building… https://t.co/eHOdD7J1xx
1/14
2020
📣SPEAKER ANNOUNCEMENT📣 We'll be joined by @fortuashla co-founder of @GreenNewDealUK at our event next Tuesday ✨ T… https://t.co/wYwIWDlK1x
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1/13
2020
@andrewaldana1 @bbcquestiontime @UKLabour No one is saying businesses are the enemy. Many business leaders are also… https://t.co/4NXlxI7yT3Me on @bbcquestiontime arguing that @UKLabour should not retreat from offering bold solutions to the problems we fa… https://t.co/KKNR9fMJ8V
1/11
2020
Did you catch our Chief Exec @Miatsf on #BBCQT last night? 📺 She discussed the Royals, Iran and the future of Labo… https://t.co/k3K4FtJWez
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehThe royals are a very privileged, wealthy family that should be financially independent, says @Miatsf. And the weal… https://t.co/uOv5V8xLqC
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehVery disappointing- there was no reason why - even when pursuing Brexit - the government couldn’t have aimed to pla… https://t.co/no0Rxk7WJO
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehReally good to hear calls for more devolution and shifting power out of centralising control and into the hands of… https://t.co/A7j3igrTt8
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh‘This is yet another example of Trump being cavalier, reckless, thoughtless and impulsive and it’s put all of us in… https://t.co/UY8cQuucB4
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1/10
2020
🚨TONIGHT AT 10.35🚨 our Chief Exec @Miatsf will be discussing the big stories of the week on @bbcquestiontime #bbcqthttps://t.co/l0RXHhpF17
Retweeted by Miatta Fahnbulleh“I’m not going to rank Jeremy Corbyn, he’s a colleague and a friend” Full marks to Kier Starmer for refusing to ans… https://t.co/yjcDYCgxwf
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehVery good from @labourlewis on bizarre question that keeps being asked of leadership contenders on whether they wou… https://t.co/z5ApUKVvdm
1/9
2020
Looking forward to going on the first @bbcquestiontime of the year tomorrow! https://t.co/a54jQepa1H
1/8
2020
Tonight on #bbcpapers @RebeccaJonesBBC is joined by @MickBooker from @Daily_Express and @Miatsf, CEO of the New Eco… https://t.co/SBuumsmEHi
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehFirst look at tomorrow’s front pages #bbcpapers with @Miatsf and @MickBooker at 10.40 and then again at 11.30pm… https://t.co/EEwfa2ndhA
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehReacting to the #AustralianWildFires on @GMB. Climate change is real and its impacts are being felt across the worl… https://t.co/swRrxHDsZL.@Miatsf considers how to adapt socialist ideals to the contemporary era, from a reimagining of the social contract… https://t.co/evuTl50aJ2
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehPay for the typical FTSE 100 CEO in 2020 has already surpassed the amount an avg UK worker earns in an entire year.… https://t.co/AQP0jU6alA
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehOn @SkyNews earlier arguing that Labour Leadership candidates should not retreat from offering up radical policies… https://t.co/oitHUIjKzcI’ll be on @skynews at 920 and 1020 with @adamboultonSKY looking at the comment pages with @Miatsf.
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehDoing the view on @SkyNews with @adamboultonSKY and @IainDale this morning discussing the situation with Iran and t… https://t.co/ChCrtiz87m
1/6
2020
Killing #Soleimani isn’t like killing bin Laden, who had masterminded the worst terrorist attack against America.… https://t.co/tAdVpGzv3e
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehTo meet the scale of the #ClimateEmergency, we need a #GreenNewDeal that: 💰fundamentally changes our economy ☀️inv… https://t.co/TMtvkxhN1S
Retweeted by Miatta FahnbullehHow much more do our political leaders need to see before they act decisively on #ClimateChange. The UN Climate Cha… https://t.co/lqlBd2Q5uI
1/3
2020

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