Stop the Arms Fair 2015

7 September 2015 - 8:00am

EVENT DATE: 7 September 2015 -11:00 am-4:00 pm

Location: ExCel Centre London; Royal Victoria Dock, E16 1XL London

Join us on 7 September for a day of creative action to Stop Arming Israel. Bring creativity, energy, banners, flags & drums!

National Food Sovereignty Gathering

1 September 2015 - 12:45pm

National Food Sovereignty Gathering

EVENT DATES: 23-26 October 2015

Location: Hebden Bridge – Birchcliffe Centre, HX7 8DG

To register click here

War on Want would like to invite you to the 2015 National Food Sovereignty Gathering.

TTIP talks coming up

28 August 2015 - 9:00am

Our campaign against TTIP continues to build across the country. Here are some of the public events on TTIP that War on Want is involved with over the next couple of months - click on the links for details:

TTIP and why we have to fight it
Burton upon Trent Caribbean Centre, 3 Sept, 7pm

TTIP: an end to democracy
Ruskin College, Oxford, 11 Sept, 7pm

Manchester A fortnight of events!

13 August 2015 - 3:45pm

Join War on Want and friends for a Manchester fortnight of action

EVENT DATE: Sunday 4 October-Saturday 17 October

We're joining our friends in the North for a whole series of events this Autumn. Watch this space as we add more details


Stop the Arms Fair - Birmingham & Manchester workshops

13 August 2015 - 2:45pm

EVENT DATE: 22 & 25 August 2015

LOCATION : Manchester & Birmingham

Stop the Arms Fair - Birmingham & Manchester workshops

DSEI, one of the world's biggest arms fairs, is coming to London this September and we want to stop it!

This is a great opportunity for you to find out more about DSEI and how we can put an end to the deadly arms trade.  Join others from across the West Midlands interested in taking action against the arms industry. Whether you’re new to campaigning or an experienced activist, come to this event and get involved.

Skill Up! Stand Up!

13 August 2015 - 11:30am

EVENT DATE: Saturday 17 October 10:00am-6:00pm

LOCATION: MERCi, 22A Beswick St, Manchester M4 7HR

Skill Up! Stand Up!

A free day of training for activists

Book your free place now

Miners Shot Down: Remembering Marikana

31 July 2015 - 7:00pm

EVENT DATE: Friday 17 October 10:00am-6:00pm

LOCATION: UNITE House Diskus Room 128 Theobald Road, Holburn WC1X 8TN London

On 16 August 2012, South African police opened fire with live ammunition on thousands of striking platinum miners at Lonmin’s Marikana mine in the North West Province of South Africa. One hundred and twelve miners were shot and of those 34 died. Join War on Want, film maker Rehad Desai and James Nichol, lawyer for the miners' families in commemorating the 3rd anniversary of the Marikana Mining Massacre on 14 August 2015.  Book your tickets here

International People’s Conference on Mining

24 July 2015 - 10:45am

EVENT DATE: 30 July -1 August 2015

Location: Manila-Philippines 

War on Want will be joining around 100 people from 28 countries at the International People’s Conference on Mining in Manila. 

The Spark

13 July 2015 - 5:15pm

EVENT DATE: 20-26 July 2015 - 10:00am-9:00pm

Location: Brady Arts Centre, Whitechapel, London E1 5HU

The Spark is a week of FREE discussion, workshops, film, poetry music and more all looking at how we can build positive change here in the UK and around the world.

Stop TTIP: Protect our Public Services

13 July 2015 - 10:15am

EVENT DATE: 14 July 2015 -  6:00pm

Location: Unison Regional Centre, Arena Point, Manchester M3 1UN

TTIP campaign update meeting - all welcome.



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