Protest at G4S 2016 AGM

16 May 2016 - 12:45pm

Event date: Thursday 26 May 2016 12:30 - 3:30 pm

Location: Holiday Inn, Gibson Road, Sutton, SM1 2RF

KEEP THE PRESSURE UP: Join us to protest the company’s role in human rights abuses in the UK and across the world

Fighting the mining giant: water and corruption in Chile

9 May 2016 - 9:45am


Copper mining has been devastating communities in northern Chile for nearly twenty years. At the heart of these conflicts is the Pelambres open-pit mine, operated by the London-listed mining giant, Antofagasta Minerals. Join community leaders, Patricio Bustamante & Marcela Mella to hear about the destructive impacts of mining and what communities are doing to defend their vital water sources.


Resistance Rising - War on Want Annual Conference 23rd April 2016

21 April 2016 - 10:15am


Saturday 23 April 2016 10:30 - 5:30 

A day of discussion, film and practical workshops on how to fight back against the suppression of dissent in Britain and around the world.

Save the Date! Monday 16 May CETA public meeting in London

19 April 2016 - 11:00am

On Monday 16 May War on Want will be hosting a public meeting on CETA with a fantastic line up of speakers including Maude Barlow, Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, Leader of the Green Party, Natalie Bennett, our very own executive director John Hilary, and Nick Crook, head of the international department at UNISON.

Colombian peoples speak: Walking the word in Resistance

18 April 2016 - 2:30pm

Event date: Monday 25 April - 6.30pm

Location: SOAS Vernon Square Campus, Penton Rise, London WC1X 9EW

Join us to discuss the panorama for peace in Colombia with one of the leading voices of the Congreso de los Pueblos social movement, Marylen Serna Salinas. 

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Resistance Rising twinned with Summat 2016!

29 March 2016 - 11:30am

Can't make it all the way south for Resistance Rising on 23 April? Have no fear! We've got Summat just as good for you in Leeds!

Sports Direct - second national day of action

9 February 2016 - 10:00am

EVENT DATE: Saturday 13 February

LOCATION: 30+ sites around England

War on Want is supporting Unite the Union and Unite Community's day of action to end #SportsDirectShame on week of action on Trade Union Bill

Full list of locations

Israeli Apartheid Week 2016

1 February 2016 - 3:45pm

Check out the exciting events we are hosting for Israeli Apartheid Week 2016.

Israeli Apartheid Week is an annual series of events taking place across more than 150 universities and cities around the world. Panels, film screenings, and creative actions build support for the Palestinian-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement.


Rafeef Ziadah: We Teach Life, Sir! Album Release Party

26 January 2016 - 1:45pm

Event date: Friday 26 February 2015 - 8pm

Location: Rich Mix 35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road E1 6LA London

Tickets: £10/£8 concession (click here to reserve)

This event is part of Israeli Apartheid Week 2016 activities.

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Diwrnod Gweithredu yn erbyn TTIP/ Wales TTIP Days of Action

21 January 2016 - 9:45am

EVENT DATE: Saturday 30 January 2016/DYDDIAD Y DIGWYDDIAD: Dydd Sadwrn y 30ain o Ionawr 2016

TIME: 10am-12:30pm/AMSER: 10yb – 12:30yp

LOCATION: Eleven locations around Wales/LLEOLIAD: Un ar ddeg lleoliad ar draws Cymru



Join others across Wales to stop the back room deal that could hold our public services hostage to big business and destroy our democracy for ever.



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