TTIP and Southern countries discussion @ SOAS - FREE Podcast!

3 March 2016 - 9:15am
News

War on Want joined a panel discussion on EU-US trade deal TTIP at the University of London School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) this week. 

'Neoliberalism Reloaded: The New Generation of Trade Treaties and Their Effect on Developing Countries' was hosted by the SOAS branch of Students Against TTIP. The discussion focused on the important yet often overlooked topic of what TTIP and its related deals mean for the countries of the global South.

War on Want senior trade campaigner Mark Dearn joined Ruth Bergen of the Trade Justice Movement and SOAS academic Dr Yonit Manor-Percival for the discussion, chaired by SOAS Against TTIP.

Click below to listen to the full discussion.

 

Latest news

Pint & Politics - Manchester workshop - countering ‘common sense’ economic arguments in the pub!

23 February 2017 - 8:15pm

 

  • EVENT DATE: Sunday 12 March 2017
  • TIME: 4-6pm tbc
  • PLACE: Manchester - venue tbc
  • COST: Free
Read more

#1DayWithoutUs: War on Want says ‘stand with migrant workers’

20 February 2017 - 8:15am

Today many migrant workers across the UK face racism, abuse and exploitation fuelled by years of hostile policies and anti-migrant rhetoric. We must fight for the rights of migrants, celebrate migrants’ crucial contribution to society and stand with migrant workers.

Read more

Join the conversation

Book a War on Want speaker and find out more about struggle for justice https://t.co/7Az63aXZ4h #trade #Palestinehttps://t.co/0HtXLENn4o 14 hours 50 min ago
.@The_IoD says public services like the #NHS should be included in any UK-EU trade deal https://t.co/xcHJvKpgtahttps://t.co/ttiz9dbY0H 2 days 8 hours ago
One of many ways in which the fight against #CETA continues. #StopCETA https://t.co/9e7r92PfH5 2 days 12 hours ago